Vote now in Gettysburg College Photo of the Day contest

Six finalists have been chosen in Gettysburg College’s Photo of the Day contest.

Your votes will determine the winner, who will receive an eight-gigabyte iPod touch. Results will be announced in the fall edition of Gettysburg, the College’s magazine.

Voting is under way via a poll in the first-ever online edition of the College magazine, where the six images are on display. Anyone is welcome to vote.

Other images still have a chance to win. To cast a write-in for any image posted in the Photo of the Day archive since June 16, email (In the archive, scroll down to reach a list of previous months.)

The finalists were chosen by a panel comprising Prof. Mark Warwick, who co-chairs the College’s Department of Visual Arts, and editors of the College’s magazine and website.

Sixty-eight individuals submitted images, for which the deadline was July 10.

Submissions for Photo of the Day are always welcome. Anyone is eligible. Photos can be taken anywhere in the world, at any time past or present, as long as there is a connection to the Gettysburg College community, including alumni, families, students, faculty, and staff.

Founded in 1832, Gettysburg College is a highly selective four-year residential college of liberal arts and sciences with a strong academic tradition. Alumni include Rhodes Scholars, a Nobel laureate, and other distinguished scholars. The college enrolls 2,600 undergraduate students and is located on a 200-acre campus adjacent to the Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania.

Posted: Wed, 15 Jul 2009

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