January 8, 2012: Meredith Hadaway (Poetry Editor) has been awarded a fellowship to the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA), funded by the William G. Sackett Fellowship Endowment. She also has work of her own running in the current issue of Alaska Quarterly Review.

December 23, 2011: Jean Ryan, whose short stories have appeared in multiple issues of The Summerset Review, is publishing a collection through Ashland Creek Press. Scheduled for a 2013 release with a provisional title of Survival Skills, the book will include the work that has appeared here.

December 23, 2011: Jay Carson, whose poetry appears in this issue of The Summerset Review, is publishing a chapbook through Coal Hill Review (part of Autumn House Press). Titled Irish Coffee, the book will include his poetry in this issue.

December 23, 2011: Congratulations to the following contributors whose work appearing here within the last year has been nominated by this magazine for the Pushcart Prize: Sherman Alexie, Zane Kotker, Sarah Maclay, Ronald Rindo, Jay Rubin, and Jean Ryan.