The Office of Off-Campus Study held its first annual photo contest in February. There were 4 categories — people, place, thing, and custom — as well as an overall contest winner. We received over 100 submissions from students that participated in off-campus study in spring 2016 or fall 2016.

Overall Winner: Sophie Wright ’18

Blue House with Rainpipes.
Sophie participated in IES Abroad Berlin Metropolitan Studies.

Blue house with snaking rainpipes across the front

Place Category Winner: Sarah Jordan ’18

Alpaca Herding.
Sarah participated in SIT Study Abroad Ecuador: Comparative Ecology and Conservation.

Alpacas being herded uphill followed by a group of people

Custom Category Winner: Linnea Schurig ’17

The Cheese Markets of Istanbul.
Linnea participated in the Duke in Istanbul program.

Open display of cheeses in Istanbul market

Thing Category Winner: Helena Kleiner ’17

Terracotta Horses.
Helena participated in the South India Term Abroad in Madurai, India.

Terracotts horses draped in scarves.

People Category Winner:  Holly Walter ’17

Riding Across Wadi Rum.
Holly participated in the AMIDEAST Arabic Language and Studies program in Amman, Jordan.  

Two women with wind blowing their hair

Congratulations to all our winners and thank you to everyone that submitted photos.

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