2016-2017 BHCC Student Photo Contest

Each year the International Center sponsors a Student Photo Contest for BHCC students studying abroad. A committee, selected from BHCC staff and faculty, review the submissions and selects the winners.

2016-2017 First Place - Jared Huynh

‌‌‌2016 Student Photo Contest 1st Place Winner:  Spin Me a Yarn; Chincheros, Peru
Photo by Jared Huynh.  Four Quechua women demonstrate traditional methods of
dyeing hand-spun alpaca wool without synthetic colors.

Spin Me a Yarn

Location: Chincheros, Peru

"Four Quechua women demonstrate traditional methods of dyeing hand-spun alpaca wool without synthetic colors.

2016-2017 Second Place - Elizabeth T. Kleiner

2016 Student Photo Contest 2nd Place: Dan O’Hara’s Homestead; Connemara, Ireland
Photo by Elizabeth T. Kleiner

Dan O’Hara’s Homestead

Location: Connemara, Ireland

Dan O’Hara was a simple farmer. He emigrated to New York to start a new life, but his wife and three of his children perished during the trip over. His story has been captured in song by Finbar Furey and is known around the world.

2016-2017 Third Place - Stephanie DelCastillo

‌‌‌2016 Student Photo Contest 3rd Place: Red Eye Tree Frog; Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica
Photo by by Sephanie DelCastillo. I came across this Red Eye Tree Frog in Costa Rica and was floored with its color and
beauty. This is such a representation of Costa Rica as this amphibian is so well known there.
The tranquility and lushness of this photography represents the essence of Costa Rica.

Red Eye Tree Frog

Location: Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica

I came across this Red Eye Tree Frog in Costa Rica and was floored with its color and beauty. This is such a representation of Costa Rica as this amphibian is so well known there. The tranquility and lushness of this photography represents the essence of Costa Rica.

2016-17 Best Photo Taken on a BHCC Study Abroad Program - 
Hanna Piatrova

2016 Student Photo Contest Best Study Abroad Photo:  View of Arc de Triomf; Barcelona, Spain.
Photo by Hanna Piatrova.  This park is truly the heart of Barcelona – it attracts people of all ages
and backgrounds to enjoy the views

View of Arc de Triomf

Location: Barcelona, Spain

This park is truly the heart of Barcelona – it attracts people of all ages and backgrounds to enjoy the views.

2016-17 Honorable Mention - Kattya Sofia Zamarron Cepeda

‌‌‌‌2016 Student Photo Contest Honorable Mention:  Serendipity; Brighton, MA
Photo by Kattya Sofia Zamarron Cepeda.  Ducks for me are so special. I feel so related to them because I have been through hard
times in the U.S. where I don’t have any other option but to be strong and survive and still
look like I am doing fine, even though I am trying my hardest.

Serendipity

Location: Brighton, MA

Ducks for me are so special. I feel so related to them because I have been through hard times in the U.S. where I don’t have any other option but to be strong and survive and still look like I am doing fine, even though I am trying my hardest.

 

2015-2016 BHCC Student Photo Contest

2015-2016 First Place - Samrudhi Madhala

First Place Student Photo Contest 2015

Atuku Dressing Up

Location: Hyderabad, India

2015-2016 Second Place - Daemon Tendler

‌‌Second Place Student Photo Contest 2015

View from the Bridge of Sighs, the Doge’s Palace

Location: Venice, Italy

2015-2016 Third Place - Chris Abrahamsen

Third Place Student Photo Contest 2015

Soda-house Boy

Location: Cozumel, Mexico

2015-2016 Honorable Mention - George LoCasico

Honorable Mention Student Photo Contest 2015

Cat at Mass

Location: Costa Rica

2015-2016 Honorable Mention - Aydan Asik

Honorable Mention 2 Student Photo Contest 2015

Making Red Pepper Paste for a Local Women’s Charity

Location: Bursa, Turkey

2015-2016 Best Photo Taken on a BHCC Study Abroad Program - Chase Ybarra

Best Study Abroad Student Photo Contest 2015

View from the Canal

Location: Venice, Italy