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J-Term at Carthage

J-Term Photo Contest

Every year students take amazing photos during J-Term. The three photos below are the winners of the 2019 J-Term photo contest. Each photographer won $50 for best encapsulating what J-Term at Carthage is all about. Congratulations to Michael, Samantha, and Patricia!

Winning Photos

Michael took this photo on the “The Role of Tourism and its Effect on Women and the Environment...

Michael Meke ’19

Taken during “The Role of Tourism and its Effect on Women and the Environment in Peru” study tour led by Profs. Jeffrey Roberg and Maribel Morales.


Samantha took this photo on the “Photographing Nature: Investigating Biodiversity and Conservat...

Samantha Payton ’19

Taken during the ”Photographing Nature: Investigating Biodiversity and Conservation” study tour in Costa Rica led by Profs. Laura Huaracha and Deb Tobiason.


Patricia took this photo on the “Senegal from Colonisation to Globalisation” study tour.

Patricia Baker ’19

Taken during the “Senegal from Colonisation to Globalisation” study tour led by Profs. Jacqueline Easley, Michele Hancock, Jennifer Madden, and Isabel Rivero-Vila


Honorable Mention

Sidney took this photo on the “Religion and Society in Modern India” study tour.

Sidney Burke ’19

Taken during the “Religion and Society in Modern India” study tour led by Profs. James Lochtefeld and Stephen Udry.


Sabiella took this photo on the “Biology and Geography of Nicaragua” study tour.

Sabiella Gomez ’19

Taken during the “Biology and Geography of Nicaragua” study tour led by Profs. Matt Zorn and Patrick Pfaffle.


Sarah took this photo on the “Photographing Nature: Investigating Biodiversity and Conservation...

Sarah Cottone ’20

Taken during the “Open the Door: A Collision Course in Creativity“ study tour in Costa Rica led by Profs. Amy Haines and Ryan Miller.


Ready to exercise your passport? There are several study tours planned for this summer!