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2006 Photo Contest Winners

Congratulations to our 2006 Photo Contest winners. The following images were judged as best reflecting the study abroad experience out of all the entries submitted. IU students who studied abroad anytime during the 2005-2006 academic year or summer 2006 were eligible to enter the contest. First through third prizes were awarded in two categories: People and Places.

The Office of Overseas Study would like to thank our sponsors for their generous prize donations: tutto bene, Runcible Spoon, Roots, Bloomington Bagel Company, Cafe Pizzaria, Buffalouie's, Qdoba, Jimmy Johns on 10th, Starbucks, Chipotle, Penn Station Subs.

1st Place Winners

1st Place - Alison Schumer

"Fruits of Labor" by Alison Schumer

  • Location: Barcelona, Spain
  • Program: Florence, Italy (AIFS)
  • Term: Spring 2006

1st Place - Erica Scheer

"Last in Line" by Erica Scheer

  • Location: Agra, India outside the Taj Mahal
  • Program: Semester at Sea
  • Term: Spring 2006

2nd Place Winners

2nd Place - Sussane Simeri

"Calzini" by Sussane Simeri

  • Location: Siena, Italy
  • Program: Accademia Italiana (Arcadia University)
  • Term: Spring 2006

2nd Place - Alison Schumer

"Vista della Montagna" by Alison Schumer

  • Location: Positano, Italy
  • Program: Florence, Italy (AIFS)
  • Term: Summer 2006

3rd Place Winners

3rd Place - John Hallett

"Mosque, Wall" by John Hallett

  • Location: Dome of the Rock on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, Israel
  • Program: University of Marburg and Free University of Berlin, Germany
  • Term: Spring 2006

3rd Place - Jamie Williams

"Finding Nemo" by Jamie Williams

It is hard to overstate the influence this travel has had on me, on who I am today. It has shaped my world view, what I find interesting, and what I think about.”

-Dionissi Aliprantis, IU Overseas Study Participant, Greece