And the winner is . . . . . Jedd Ticar currently studying with CEA in Granada, Spain! Jedd’s winning entry was #19 in a line-up of 21 incredible study abroad photo albums. With an overwhelming 870 votes, Jedd’s album won her the $250 grand prize and a showcase in the 2009-2010 CEA Viewbook, being distributed on campuses next year all over the US! Congratulations Jedd! With views of downtown Granada, incredible shots of the Albaicin, views of Seville and Cordoba during CEA sponsored excursions and the amazing…

The submissions are in – Now it’s time to vote for the winner. They say a picture is worth a thousand words – it’s also worth $250 for one of our talented student photographers. Our 2008 spring students have taken some amazing shots this semester. Now they’ve been challenged to compete for the winning photo album, and they want you to cast your vote! Picture studying abroad . . . the amazing beauty of the Alhambra in Granada . . . the blanket of lavender in the countryside…

We know you’re already sharing photos of your study abroad experience with all your friends and family back home. So we decided to “make it interesting” so to speak, and start a photography contest each semester for all CEA students onsite! What’s at stake? Winner takes $250. In this spirit, we’ve launched a dedicated site to house this contest and topic, so we’re pleased to introduce to you today the Study Abroad Photography Blog where you can get all the details about the contest, and more helpful hints…

CEA has just received the final submissions for our study abroad video contest. All of the entries below are from students currently studying abroad with CEA. Now we would like to open up the vote for the best entry, please vote using the star rating on the video’s page on YouTube. The winner will receive a 15 day eurail pass or equivalent so vote early and vote often for the entry you would like to see win the prize. The first video is from one of our students…