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MQ - Great Uni, Great City Photo Competition Winners

The first of a series of  Macquarie Globe photo competitions for 2007 has now closed.

“There have been many entries, we have been very impressed by the response,” says Macquarie Globe Editor Jenny Shedden.

“There have been some very creative and innovative submissions; it was very hard for our panel to choose the winners.”

The winners of the four categories are:

Me and MQ
Name: Katherine Meyer
Country: United States
Prize: $100 Voucher STA Travel

Unique MQ
Name: Sashika Dinusha Jayewardene
Country: Australia
Prize: Telescope, Australian Geographic, Macquarie Centre

Great University
Name: Nikasmawati Mustapha
Country: Thailand
Prize: Three months gym membership at the Macquarie University Sports and Aquatic Centre

Great City
Name: Iveta Keisa
Country: Latvia
Prize: Seafood platter for two at The Stamford Grand, North Ryde

The 'Great University' category was won by Nikasmawati Mustapha

Iveta Keisa won the 'Great City' categoty with her photo of the Opera House steps

Highly commended mentions go to Alex Lewis (USA), Faruk Sonmez (Turkey), Sarah Schmidt (USA), Erin Wibowo (Indonesia), and Pornpen Pattarakia (Thailand).

Thank you to all students who submitted photos to the first competition. The Macquarie Globe would also like to thank the competition sponsors for their generous donations.

There will be another competition in June with the theme ‘study abroad’, keep reading the Globe for details.

To view all the winning entries, visit Jenny Shedden's Facebook photo album.

The Macquarie Globe would like to thank the following sponsors:

Macquarie University Sports and Aquatic Centre

The Cutting Crew - Hairdressing on Campus:
Tel 9850 7780

The Oxfam Shop, Macqaurie Shopping Centre

The ABC Shop, Macqaurie Shopping Centre

Also for a special offer for Macquarie Globe readers, The Stamford Grand North Ryde is offering an exclusive deal - a weekend accommodation rate of $120.00 per Superior Suite, per night, room only until 30 December 2007 (subject to availability). This is a saving of 60%! Contact
Garry Tanner for details.


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