EWC requesting digital pictures to be displayed in ATEC

Photography highlighting the support space of Eastern Wyoming School is becoming accepted and will hang in the new Agricultural Technological know-how Education and learning Heart (ATEC) in 2021.

The project’s committee is in search of current photos highlighting the assistance area of Eastern Wyoming College (EWC). EWC is dependent in Torrington, Wyo., and serves Crook, Weston, Niobrara, Converse, Platte, and Goshen counties.

“What we’re attempting to do is place some Wyoming art in the building,” claimed Sally Watson, government assistant to the president and aspect of the committee for the undertaking.

ATEC is a 25,000 sq. ft. facility and a dedicated house for EWC’s Agriculture packages with state-of-the-art labs and amenities intended to travel workforce and innovation and harness the long run of Precision Agriculture.

“The ATEC building has been very special to us as a school,” claimed John Hansen, director of institutional development at EWC. “It’s an $8.2 million facility. It has zero point out funding in it, its (facility) been put alongside one another by residence house owners passing a bond, we wrote a grant for it as a university, and the relaxation has been private funding by the folks and providers who make up this Platte River Valley.”

Photos that connect straight to EWC or the programs housed in ATEC, as effectively as any of the seasons, landscape, mother nature, wildlife, livestock, farming, ranching, and way of life illustrations or photos, will be considered. Images that demonstrate agriculture-connected topics or a person of the ag-related locations of research offered at EWC will be strongly regarded as.

“The photos need to characterize the heartbeat of the community and the counties the college or university services. The way we do that is by featuring the families, and the men and women who seriously place the region collectively,” mentioned Hansen.

The committee will pick 12 individual images, and those selected will receive $500. 

Photographers must submit images at https://artist.callforentry.org/festivals_one of a kind_info.php?ID=8241. 

The deadline is Jan. 8, at 11:59 p.m. MST. Submissions emailed or despatched to the college or university or committee will not be reviewed.  

For additional facts or aid, speak to Watson at 307-532-8303.