WMU News

Deadline nears for student international photo contest

Feb. 9, 2000

KALAMAZOO -- The deadline for the "Focus on Your World International Photo Contest" is Tuesday, Feb. 15, and faculty and staff are asked to encourage their student contacts to enter.

First prize in the contest, which was first announced last fall, is a round-trip ticket to anywhere in the continental United States served by Travel Consultants, one of the contest sponsors. Two first prizes will be awarded, one in the "People" category and one in the "Places" category. The contest is open only to WMU students.

A number of other prizes also are available in the contest that is organized and sponsored by the Study Abroad Office and the Office of University Relations.

Entries must be submitted to the Study Abroad Office by 4:30 p.m. on Feb. 15. Winners will be announced at the March 19 International Festival.

For more information or to secure an entry form, contact the Study Abroad Office at 616 387-5890.

Media contact: Cheryl Roland, 616 387-8400, cheryl.roland@wmich.edu

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