The Limestone Review 2021 Now Available

Annual Loras publication highlights student writing from the last year

The latest edition of the Limestone Review, Loras College’s annual student literary/scholarly publication, is now available.

The magazine features student writing in the area of fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction and scholarly essay. Students submit work for the magazine and get involved in the reading and writing process. Faculty members edit the final publication.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 edition was only available digitally. This year, the publication is back to a print edition.

Works from The Limestone Review have won at least one first place, second place or honorable mention in the Delta Epsilon Sigma (DES) national writing competition for 28 consecutive years.

The Limestone Review merges a series of publications in Loras’ history, including The Spokesman, Outlet and Alpha.

For a print copy of the 2021 issue of The Limestone Review, send $5 for shipping to Dr. Kevin Koch, Box 118, Loras College, Dubuque, IA 52001. You may request a pdf copy for free by emailing kevin.koch@loras.

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).