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Off-Campus Study & Exchanges

Photo Contest Winners - 2013

Off-Campus Study & Exchanges is pleased to announce the winners of the 2013 OCSE Photo Contest. OCSE received hundreds of photos from students that studied off-campus during the 2012-13 academic year. Photos were submitted in one of two categories, Student Experience and Sense of Place. A first-place winner was selected for each category. A Best of Show award was also given for the best overall photo. Representatives chosen by the office of Off-Campus Study & Exchanges served as the judging committee for the contest. 

Student Experience

First Place Award, 2013: The Precipice- submitted by Elise Finnerty

 New Zealand

Photo taken by Elise Finnerty, who studied abroad on the IES New Zealand program in spring 2013


Sense of Place

First-Place Award, 2013: Secrets in Seville- submitted by Betsy Batts

 Seville, Spain

Photo taken by Betsy Batts, who studied abroad on the DIS program in spring 2013


Best in Show

First-Place Award, 2013:Tiger Leaping Gorge Oasis- submitted by Emily Ferguson


Photo taken by Emily Ferguson, who studied abroad on the Skidmore in China program in fall 2012


Thank you to ALL who entered. It was such fun seeing all of your photos and getting a glimpse into your time abroad. Here are a few more of our favorites:

MateOpen LightSurprises at the Great Barrier ReefThe Fierce and Passion in TangoThe Tibetan Tanka AcademyNew Friends in BudapestOpera House in the RainBicycle, Mural, VinesSalt JumpersTour EiffelThe Children of Garbage City in CairoHow Do You Say Cheese in HindiWinter in LondonFestival de CervantesCamera Lessons with Czech PhotographerMelina at the Pont du GardVenice CarnivaleParis in MotionLa GranjaIl GondoliereSilly Faces: The Strongest Language between my little siblings and meFree Fallin'This Is What I SeeEasy RidingA Walk Along the North SeaView from Table Mountain