Catfish Creek Volume 11 Now Available

The latest volume of Loras College’s literary journal, Catfish Creek, is now available online. The annual journal collects poetry, nonfiction and fiction works created by undergraduate students.

Catfish Creek is the national undergraduate literary journal of Loras College. It is a showcase for undergraduate writers from across the country and around the world. Loras accepts submissions from any student actively enrolled in an undergraduate program.

You can read Catfish Creek, Volume 11 at

About Loras College
Founded in 1839, Loras College leverages its historic roots as Iowa’s first college, the second oldest Catholic college west of the Mississippi River and one of the nation’s 10 diocesan colleges to deliver challenging, life-changing experiences as part of its residential, Catholic setting. In 2020, Loras was ranked the 16th Best Regional College in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report and one of America’s Top 200 Most Loved Colleges/Universities by Forbes Magazine for the fourth consecutive year. Loras students ranked No. 2 in the world as part of the global Peeptrade Investment Challenge while a second group ranked No. 4. For the 12th consecutive year, Loras Media Studies student-led television station (LCTV) was named the TV Station of the Year by the Iowa College Media Association (ICMA).