ARBOR VITAE Submission Guidelines
ARBOR VITAE, the creative arts journal of the Quinnipiac University Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, is an on line forum for sharing original creative work from our students, faculty, staff, clinical affiliates, and care recipients.
Submissions may include previously unpublished prose and poetry, photography, and visual art. Unpublished work is defined as never having been published in either hard copy or on-line fora.
ARBOR VITAE will retain First North American Serial Rights to each published work during the period of active publication, with rights reverting to the author or artist following that time.
PROSE: fiction and nonfiction prose submissions may not exceed 3,000 words.
POETRY: No more than three poems may be submitted to any one issue. Each poem submission may not exceed 3,000 words.
PHOTOGRAPHS: Digital photographs must be of high quality and no larger than 5 MP per photograph. No more than three photos may be submitted to any one issue.
VISUAL ART: Digital photographs of original visual arts should be no larger than 5 MP each. No more than three photos may be submitted to any one issue.
Submissions are accepted from Quinnipiac University Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences students, faculty, staff, clinical affiliates, and care recipients only. Each submission will be reviewed and considered for publication by the editorial board.
Please load your submission on our electronic platform: https://myq.quinnipiac.edu/ArborVitae
You will receive notice by e-mail of acceptance or rejection of your submission.
It is the responsibility of the author/artist to ensure that no patient/care recipient identifying information is included in any submissions without expressed written consent of the patient/care recipient.