The Lighter receives accolades

Valparaiso University's Literary Magazine The Lighter has received the following awards from this spring's Indiana Collegiate Press Association conference:

Literary Magazine of the Year - 2nd Place
Best Single Issue - 3rd Place, The Lighter Fall 2011
Best Overall Design - 1st Place, The Lighter Spring 2011
Best Cover Design - 1st Place, The Lighter Spring 2011
Best Free Verse Poem - 1st Place, Ethan Grant “The Light Bucket”
Best Rhymed Poem - 3rd Place, Stephanie Sepiol “The Seaside Waltz”
Best Short Poem - 2nd Place, Ellen Orner “Enrobing”
Best Hand-Drawn Illustration - Caleb Kortokrax, “Untitled”

Congratulations, one and all!