UFIC Global Culture Photo Contest 2012

Congratulations to the 2012 Global Culture Photo Contest Winners! The UF International Center held the 9th Annual Global Culture Photography Competition during Fall 2012. Judges awarded a 1st, 2nd, 3rd place in each of the three categories: Study Abroad & Service Learning Students; International Students, Scholars & Employees; and Faculty, Staff and Alumni.

To see a larger version of the photo, click on one of the pictures.

Study Abroad & Service Learning Students

1st Place
Mothers’ Brilliant Gifts
by Anna Marie Brodrecht
(Merida, Yucatan, Mexico)
2nd Place
Para España
by Rachael Silverberg
(Picos de Europa, Spain)

3rd Place
Guan Yin
by Geoffrey Harper
(Xi’an, Shaanxi, China)

International Students, Scholars & Employees


1st Place
Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow
by Chih-Chiang Chang
(Siesta Key, FL, USA)


2nd Place
Sea of Orange and Blue
by Joseph John Thalakkottor
(Gainesville, FL, USA)


3rd Place
Rag Ladies
by Kan Li
(Gainesville, FL, USA)

Faculty, Staff & Alumni


1st Place
Bac Ha Market Lady
by Robert C. Newman
(Bac Ha, Vietnam)

2nd Place
Rejoicing on the Havana Waterfront
by William John Grisaitis
(Havana, Cuba)

3rd Place
Juigalpa
by Richard Freeman
(Juigalpa, Nicaragua)