Global Photo Contest

Study Abroad and international students are eligible to submit photos that share their cultural experiences with fellow students, staff and faculty.  Photos must be high resolution and accompanied by a caption that reflects the category it belongs to. Applicants are limited three entries, and may only win in one category.  Winners will be decided by the Albion campus community, prizes include a canvas print of the student photo. 

Contest categories:

  • Experiential Activities: Albion students actively engaged in learning activities inside or outside of the classroom.
  • Cultural Activities: Albion students engaged and/or participating in local culture.  May include photos of friends or cultural displays in your global study destination.
  • Global Albion:  International students sharing their cultures with the Albion community, or study abroad students sharing Albion culture abroad
  • Places: Artful and interesting shots of buildings, monuments, landscape, architecture, nature, etc., in your global study destination.
  • Food: Photos of local foods in markets, being prepared, on the table, etc.

 

2017-18 Experiential Activities Winner:  Lynette Gumbleton, Peru

"The indigenous community of Santa Teresita taught me how to make and shoot a homemade bow and arrow!"

Experiential Activity Winner 2017 18. Lynette Gumbleton

 

2017-18 Cultural Activity Winner:  Alina Holmstrom, Morocco.  

"Study abroad students, accompanied by a local, learning about nomad culture while riding camels through the Sahara."

Cultural Activity Winner 2017 18. Alina Holmstrom

 

2017-18 Places Winner:  Megan Harvey, Greece.

"Beautiful rays of sunshine along the Thessaloniki, Greece boardwalk and concert hall."

Places Winner 2017 18. Megan Harvey

 

2017-18 Food Winner:  Cameron Voss, Rwanda.

"Child of a fruit vendor in Kimironko Market in Kigali, Rwanda."

Food Winner 2017 18. Cameron Voss