A few more key factors to consider about Odyssey:
Internship opportunity! If you are a Journalism or Writing major/minor, certain schools accept Odyssey as internship credit!
Popularity: Middle Tennessee State University's Odyssey gets hundreds of thousands of views each month, those could be YOUR words being viewed!
Community: Odyssey is a great way to get to know more people on your campus. We are a team and proud of it!
Seriously, what are you waiting for?
Go ahead and fill out that request to join, you won't regret it!
P.S. Someone get me a thesaurus so I can stop saying incredible and awesome a million times