Hamline Events

Global Engagement Center Pre-IEW Photo Contest

Date: October 10, 2018
Time: All day event.
Cost: Free
Contact: Name: Erin Tamaki Phone: 6515232150 Email: etamaki01@hamline.edu
Location: Worldwide
Sponsor: Global Engagement Center
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Global Engagement Center invites international students and study abroad returnee students to join our Pre-IEW Photo Contest!

As a lead up event to International Education Week (IEW) (November 12 - 16), the Global Engagement Center is hosting a photo contest through the GEC Facebook page HERE. The photo contest is live October 11 - November 9!

Be one of the first 2 people to upload eligible photos and win 2 ticket vouchers for film screenings at the Cine Latino Film Festival! Be one of our top 3 winners to receive prizes, including vouchers, photo prints, and Hamline swag!

We would like to invite the following students to participate:

1) Current international students: Please submit photos taken within the past 2 years of enrollment at Hamline that capture at least one of the following subject matter:
- Piper Pride
- Landscape/cityscape of Hamline University/St. Paul/Minnesota
- A cultural experience in Hamline University/St. Paul/Minnesota

2) Current students who have studied abroad during their Hamline career: Please submit photos taken within the past 2 years of enrollment at Hamline during a study abroad program that capture at least one of the following subject matter:
- Piper Pride
- Landscape/cityscape of program country
- A cultural experience in program country

Photo submission eligibility:
1. Photo must be of subject matter noted above
2. Photo must be original material and must be taken by the student submitting the photo
3. Photo must have been taken within the past 2 years
4. Maximum of 3 entries per student
5. Maximum of 1 entry win awarded per student
6. Highest resolution possible to upload. To print the winning photos we will need: 200 PPI (pixel density) or better; minimum image resolution of 2100 x 1650 pixels; minimum camera resolution of 3.4 MP
7. File format: jpeg or PNG only
8. Each entrant provides Hamline University and the Global Engagement Center the right to reproduce submitted photos, and post these photos in social media or other publications
9. Each entrant verifies that if they have uploaded a photo including identifiable images of people, they received consent from those people pictured or their parent/legal guardian (if a minor)

*We retain the right to remove photos from the contest that do not fulfill eligibility or rule requirements, etc. Check the Full Set of Rules for details.

How will the winner be chosen?
Photos in the Facebook Photo Contest voting gallery with the most “Likes” will win! If you don’t have a photo to enter, make sure to vote for your favorite photos by “Liking” them!

What is the deadline for submitting a photo and/or voting by “Liking” a photo?
Friday, November 9, 2018.

How many photos can I vote for by “Liking” them?
You can vote by “Liking” up to 5 photos.

What are the prizes?
For our 3 contest winners, we will be offering special prints of the winning photos and Hamline swag! Our 1st place winner will also receive 2 “The Future Diplomat” event vouchers ($40 value each) to a Global Minnesota event of your choosing.

More about International Education Week (IEW)...
IEW is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is part of our efforts to promote programs that prepare U.S. Americans for a global environment, and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, and exchange experiences. The Global Engagement Center of Hamline University celebrates this week each year by coordinating a series of events. This year IEW will be November 12 - 18, so please mark your calendars!

Special Thanks to the following organizations for contributing prizes:

Global Minnesota

The Film Society of Minneapolis St. Paul