Dakota College at Bottineau Campus Successes – March

March 24, 2015

DCB PHOTOGRAPHY STUDENTS TO BE PUBLISHED: Two DCB Photography students will be published in a national photography book. Samantha Pedie of Bottineau, ND, and Tonya Slaubaugh of Mylo, ND, were selected as finalists, from over 17,000 entries, in the Photographer’s FORUM national college photo contest. They will be published in a national hard cover edition of the FORUM’s publication.

FIRST ANNUAL DCB PHOTO CONTEST: DCB held its first annual photo contest this spring. Many entries were received from high school students around the state. The judges narrowed down the entries to 25 photos. A photo exhibition was held on March 7, 2015 to highlight the 25 selected photos. Three finalists were selected by a panel of judges. First place won a $700.00 camera and lens combo. Second and third place won two $500.00 scholarships. DCB STUDENTS ATTEND

ANNUAL WILDLIFE TRIP: Over spring break, ten DCB students attended the annual wildlife trip to Wind Cave National Park in Black Hills, South Dakota. Students attended classes at Black Hills State University where they learned about black-footed ferrets, radio telemetry, and wildlife forensics. They also took a tour of Mount Rushmore.