Vote now in Gettysburg College’s Photo of the Day contest

An online poll is under way to determine the winner of the People's Choice award in Gettysburg College's third annual Photo of the Day contest.

Anyone is welcome to vote, but only one vote from each email address will count. Voting will end at midnight on Sunday, Oct. 16. Vote now before time runs out!

The People's Choice and the Editors Award winners will be announced on the College's homepage and social media sites. The winning images will also be on display in the One Great Weekend registration area on campus. The winner of each category will receive a $250 gift certificate to the College Bookstore.

Seventy individuals submitted images for this year's contest. View the 10 finalist images and vote for your favorite.

Andrew Maturo '11 photo of a moment in a cafe on an island off the coast of Athens during the Gettysburg College Jazz Ensemble’s Mediterranean Tour of 2008Lucy Marinova '12 was last year's People's Choice award winner. She submitted an image of children at play in an African village. Andrew Maturo '11 received last year's Editors Choice award. His image recorded a moment in a cafe on an island off the coast of Athens during the Gettysburg College Jazz Ensemble's Mediterranean Tour of 2008. Learn more about last year's contest.

Submissions for Photo of the Day are welcome every day of the year and anyone is eligible to submit a photo for consideration. 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.

Visit and click on Photo of the Day every day. Today's image.

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

Contact: Tracey Dukert, assistant director of news content, 717.337.6521

Posted: Mon, 10 Oct 2011




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