UFIC Global Culture Photo Contest 2005

Congratulations to the 2005 Global Culture Photography Competition Winners! The UF International Center and the Transnational and Global Studies Center held the Second Annual Global Culture Photography Competition during Fall 2005. The judges had the difficult task of selecting the winners from more than 250 phenomenal entries. Judges awarded a 1st, 2nd, 3rd place and honorable mentions in each of the four categories: Study Abroad Students; International Students; Faculty, Staff and Alumni; and UF Photography and Photojournalism Students. 1st prize winners received $200, 2nd prize winners received $100 and 3rd prize winners received $50.

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Study Abroad Students

1st: Man Bathing in Canal
by Amanda M. Grudinskas

2nd: Summer Street Festival
by Ashley Lynn Seabolt

3rd: Beauty Does Not Know Time
by Brittney Leigh Beck

Honorable Mention:
La Vecina (the neighbor)
by Jessica Mackey

Honorable Mention: Cassava Bread Baker
by Valerie Payne

Honorable Mention: Cleaning Cassava
by Valerie Payne

Honorable Mention: Inner Reflection
by Jennifer Stoddard


International Students

1st: The Best of You
by Yi-Ming Kuo

2nd: Nations Stand United Against War by Laura Gutane

3rd: The Elusive Tropics
by Natalie Boodram

Faculty, Staff & Alumni

1st: Forgotten Chapel
by Katie Reid

2nd: At First Light
by Bevin Watson

3rd: Teenage Lust
by Kristen Hines

Photography & Journalism Students

1st: The Dory
by Sarah Kiewel

2nd: A Mother's Nest
by Emily Harris

3rd: Afternoon Football
by Jessica Crossfield

Honorable Mention: Colors of Berlin
by Tricia L. Coyne

Honorable Mention: Laundry Day
by Emily Harris

Honorable Mention: Garifuna Youths Fade
by Jason Matthew Walker


Honorable Mention: Slavemaster's Face
by Jason Matthew Walker