The Word is dedicated to bringing together a diverse group of students to compose, discuss and create artistic works that will appeal to everyone. Students, alumni, faculty, staff and friends are invited and encouraged to submit a poem or any other form of art that can be published in a journal.
"I do not want my house to be walled in on all sides and my windows to be stifled. I want all the cultures of all lands to be blown about my house as freely as possible. But I refuse to be blown off my feet by any." – Mohandas K. Gandhi
"Be obscure clearly." – E.B. White
"We are the prototype." – The 2006-2007 staff of The Word