2017-2018 BHCC Student Photo Contest

2017-2018 First Place

Student Photo Contest 1st Place - "Roots", by Johnbel Mahautiere

Johnbel Mahautiere

Location: Pinebank, Melrose MA

"Roots"

 

2017-2018 Second Place

 2017-2018 Student Photo Contest 2nd Place. Photo by Gabrielle Langbert taken in Wieliczka, Poland.  This staircase leads to the Wieliczka Salt Mine located in the south of Krakow, Poland, 1072.8 feet (327 meters) under our Earth’s surface.

Gabrielle Langbert

 Location: Wieliczka Salt Mine, Poland

"This staircase leads to the Wieliczka Salt Mine located in the south of Krakow, Poland, 1072.8 feet (327 meters) under our Earth’s surface."

 

2017-2018 Third Place

2017-2018 Student Photo Contest 3rd Place - Jared Huynh

Jared Huynh

Location: La Habana, Cuba

"This is quintessential Cuba: An antique American car drives down a road lined with Spanish Colonial architecture painted with the vibrant colors of the Caribbean."

 

2017-2018 Best Photo Taken on a BHCC Study Abroad Program

2017-2018 Student Photo Contest Best Study Abroad. Photo by Xinyue Yu taken in Brussels, Belgium.  The encounter of people who fought for the freedom and fresh-blood youth of the country.

Xinyue Yu

Location: Brussels, Belgium

"The encounter of people who fought for the freedom and fresh-blood youth of the country."


2017-2018 Honorable Mention

2017-2018 Student Photo Contest Honorable Mention - Todd Foy

Todd Foy

Location: Lion's Head, Cape Town, South Africa

"History and time changes—but the beauty and strength of nature is eternal."

 

2017-2018 Honorable Mention

2017-2018 Student Photo Contest Honorable Mention. Photo by Fridashley Antoine taken in Arecibo, Puerto Rico.  Cueva Ventana also known as "Cave Window", overlooking the Rio Grade de Arecibo valley.

Fridashley Antoine

Location: Arecibo, Puerto Rico

"Cueva Ventana also known as 'Cave Window', overlooking the Rio Grade de Arecibo valley."

 

2017-2018 Honorable Mention

2017-2018 Student Photo Contest Honorable Mention - Marta S Monteiro

Marta Monteiro

Location: Florence, Italy

“I love the Italian way of life. ‘La dolce vita.’  I love that you can rent a scooter and wander around the city, cruise the piazza or make a stop to enjoy the sunset.”

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

‌‌‌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 - Jared Huynh

Location: Chincheros, Peru

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

2016-2017 Second Place

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

Dan O’Hara’s Homestead - Elizabeth T. Kleiner

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

‌‌‌2016 Student Photo Contest 3rd Place: Red Eye Tree Frog; Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica
Photo by Stephanie 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 - Stephanie DelCastillo

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

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 - Hanna Piatrova

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

‌‌‌‌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 - Kattya Sofia Zamarron Cepeda

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

2015-2016 First Place Student Photo Contest by Samrudhi Madhala. Atuku Dressing Up.  Location: Hyderabad, India

Atuku Dressing Up - Samrudhi Madhala

Location: Hyderabad, India

2015-2016 Second Place

‌‌2015-2016 Second Place Student Photo Contest by Daemon Tendler.  View from the Bridge of Sighs, the Doge’s Palace. Location: Venice, Italy

View from the Bridge of Sighs, the Doge’s Palace - Daemon Tendler

Location: Venice, Italy

2015-2016 Third Place

2015-2016 Third Place Student Photo Contest by Chris Abrahamsen.  Soda-house Boy.  Location: Cozumel, Mexico

Soda-house Boy - Chris Abrahamsen

Location: Cozumel, Mexico

2015-2016 Honorable Mention

2015-2016 Honorable Mention Student Photo Contest by George LoCasico.  Cat at Mass.  Location: Costa Rica

Cat at Mass - George LoCascio

Location: Costa Rica

2015-2016 Honorable Mention

2015-2016 Honorable Mention 2 Student Photo Contest 2015 by Aydan Asik. Making Red Pepper Paste for a Local Women’s Charity
Location: Bursa, Turkey

Making Red Pepper Paste for a Local Women’s Charity - Aydan Asik

Location: Bursa, Turkey

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

Best Study Abroad Student Photo Contest 2015 by Chase Ybarra.  View from the Canal.  Location: Venice, Italy

View from the Canal - Chase Ybarra

Location: Venice, Italy