MIC Results

December 2014 Results

Best of Show

Did he!?

by Eric Bronson (University of Michigan)

Best of show with 541 points.

Devin Gardner stretches out after being hit by a OSU defender to barely miss a touchdown.

Sports Action

Heads up !

by Daryl Marshke (University of Michigan)

First place with 522 points.

U of M mens soccer player Ahinga Selemani (15) tries to control a redirected pass.

Tackle

by Cliff Hollis (East Carolina University)

Second place with 473 points.

Football players mix it up during a night game.

"Rice Sandwich"

by Donny Crowe (Louisiana Tech University)

Third place with 471 points.

Slot receiver held onto the ball after being hit by two defenders.

Fumble

by Mark A. Philbrick (Brigham Young University)

Fourth place with 459 points.

Game action

Comin' Through

by Matt Cashore (University of Notre Dame)

Fifth place with 451 points.

Justin Utupo (53) runs back an interception as Navy Midshipmen fullback Chris Swain (37) and wide receiver Jamir Tillman (4) attempt to tackle in the fourth quarter. Notre Dame won 49-39.

Dunk

by Matt Cashore (University of Notre Dame)

Fifth place with 451 points.

Zach Auguste (30) dunks in the second half against Florida State.

Sports Features & Illustrations

Okala and the Wave

by Eric Bronson (University of Michigan)

First place with 476 points.

Drum Major Jeffrey Okala leads the band on the football field one last time before the Maryland game.

Huddle

by Matt Cashore (University of Notre Dame)

Second place with 463 points.

The Women's Hoops team huddles after the spotlight intro.

W flag and snowfall

by Jeff Miller (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

Third place with 461 points.

With snow beginning to fall late in the fourth quarter, a UW Spirit Squad cheerleader runs with a giant motion-W flag as the Wisconsin Badgers continue to dominate the Nebraska Cornhuskers during a football game at Camp Randall Stadium on Nov. 15, 2014. Wisconsin won the game, 59-24.

Layup

by Todd Paris (University of Alaska Fairbanks)

Fourth place with 449 points.

Senior guard Anthony Reese during a basketball promotional shoot.

MBB Ticket

by Joseph Labolito (Temple University)

Fifth place with 439 points.

Point of purchase ads used on the face of season tickets.

People & Portraits

The last shot.

by Nancy Evelyn (University of Georgia)

First place with 527 points.

The assignment was to show a chemistry scholar student who also happens to have been a pagent contestant - a sort of Vogue meets Science photo. This image was originally meant to be a wide production shot to show the set-up for our out of town editor. At the last minute, I decided to keep the student in the photo and do a tribute to Phillipe Halsman's jump series for fun. Our editor now wants to use this image instead of the close-up photos of her.

Origami Poet

by Nancy Evelyn (University of Georgia)

Second place with 505 points.

Portrait of a literature student who wrote a poem about her 'paper friends' while attending a poetry boot camp.

Solo surgeon

by Chris Stacey (Macquarie University)

Third place with 490 points.

A Professor Richard Appleyard at the Surgical Skills Centre

The Sky Is No Limit

by Natalie Battaglia (Loyola University Chicago)

Fourth place with 441 points.

91-year old Tuskegee airman, David James, (PhB '49), shares memories of his past as a civil rights advocate, lawyer, and World War II veteran inside his home on November 19, 2014.

Russian Professor

by Ken Bennett (Wake Forest University)

Fifth place with 434 points.

Billy Hamilton, professor of Russian, poses for a studio portrait.

Campus Environment

Hill Auditorium

by Austin Thomason (University of Michigan)

First place with 507 points.

At the historic Hill Auditorium.

Miscanthus sunset

by L. Brian Stauffer (University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign)

Second place with 461 points.

Sunset at the campus bio-energy farm.

Snow falls on the Mason Statue

by Alexis Glenn (George Mason University)

Third place with 441 points.

Snow begins to fall on the Mason Statue at the Fairfax Campus.

Fall Leaves and Chapel Tower

by Robert Jordan (University of Mississippi)

Fourth place with 439 points.

Every year this is one of the prettiest trees on campus, below the tree is a parking lot and the loading dock for the cafeteria.

Mid-afternoon sunset

by Todd Paris (University of Alaska Fairbanks)

Fifth place with 432 points.

Engineering major Travis Olsen walks across campus after class about 3:00 on a November afternoon. The statue of former UA President Charles Bunnell is outlined in the background.

News and College Life

Candlelight Service

by Ken Bennett (Wake Forest University)

First place with 485 points.

Senior Kristi Chan ('15) attends the 50th annual Moravian Lovefeast celebration in Wait Chapel on Sunday, December 7, 2014.

Moment

by Ken Bennett (Wake Forest University)

Second place with 483 points.

A student couple shares a moment during the annual Lighting of the Quad ceremony on December 2, 2014.

Jogger at Sunset

by Barbara Johnston (University of Notre Dame)

Third place with 480 points.

Enjoying the unseasonably warm temperatures, psychology and pre-med sophomore, Patty Morrow stretches after her afternoon jog around St. Joseph Lake.

Flying Pumpkin

by Jackie Ricciardi (Boston University)

Fourth place with 449 points.

A pumpkin falls from the roof of Metcalf Science Center during the annual "Pumpkin Drop". Pumpkins of all sizes were dropped from the roof.Some were filled with vibrant paints, which splattered on to a canvas, while others contained flour, dry ice and more.

Combat class

by L. Brian Stauffer (University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign)

Fifth place with 446 points.

Students practice their combat moves in the Theatre 473 class. The class provides training to theatre majors in stage combat, sword, and rapier.

Dance Concert

by Ken Bennett (Wake Forest University)

Fifth place with 446 points.

Dance students hold their final dress rehearsal before the fall dance concert on Wednesday, November 19, 2014.

General Features & Illustrations

Coal Tower

by Jaren Wilkey (Brigham Young University)

First place with 490 points.

Poster Shoot with Theatre Ballet Dance Company for their upcoming modern dance concert.

Dawn patrol

by Les Schofer (Liberty University)

Second place with 473 points.

Photo is used in print and web in marketing online degree programs to members of the military.

Ballet Flyer

by Jaren Wilkey (Brigham Young University)

Third place with 441 points.

Poster Shoot with Theatre Ballet Dance Company for their upcoming modern dance concert.

3D Printer Operator

by Amanda Pitts (Grand Valley State Univeristy)

Fourth place with 415 points.

Student who runs 3D printer in the Technology Showcase in the library.

Metal Studio

by Matt Cashore (University of Notre Dame)

Fifth place with 412 points.

A plasma cutter will spark some creativity every time.

Science & Research

Anechoic Chamber

by Chris Stacey (Macquarie University)

First place with 461 points.

PHD student Baljeet Rana checking hearing aid performance at the University's Anechoic Chamber.

Researching Depression

by Mark Brown (University of St. Thomas)

Second place with 459 points.

Undergraduate Psychology major Kelsey conducted research on stress-induced depression.

LSB Lab

by Jaren Wilkey (Brigham Young University)

Third place with 456 points.

Kandace Hugentobler studies specimen samples in Professor Jerry Johnson's LSB Lab.

Practice makes perfect

by Chris Stacey (Macquarie University)

Fourth place with 407 points.

The University surgical skills train centre.

Top Researcher

by Robert Jordan (University of Mississippi)

Fifth place with 405 points.

Charles Hufford has been one of the universities top researchers for over 30-years.

Personal Vision

Home

by Chris Stacey (Macquarie University)

First place with 505 points.

Sydney sunset

Bald Eagle

by Barbara Johnston (University of Notre Dame)

Second place with 471 points.

A Bald Eagle takes off from a tree along the bank of St. Joseph River in Osceola, Indiana.

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