Illinois Skyway Virtual Writers Festival 2020

Oakton is proud to host the Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference Virtual Writers Festival and Competition!

The Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference provides competition in athletics and academics for its eight member schools, which include Morton College in Cicero, Elgin Community College, Oakton Community College in Des Plaines, Waubonsee Community College in Sugar Grove, McHenry County College in Crystal Lake, Moraine Valley Community College in Palos Hills, Prairie State College in Chicago Heights and the College of Lake County in Grayslake.

The festival includes writing workshops. The four judges will be in virtual attendance to lead writing workshops in their discipline. We will hear from keynote speaker, Jacob Saenz, and winners in each category will be announced.

Register now. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with information about joining the meeting.

Schedule of Events

Meet the Judges

Contact Danielle Aquiline at

Event Details

Thursday, Nov. 19
3 - 7:30 p.m.
Remote, Off Campus