Reception set to honor participants of photography competition

Take Pride in the East Side student photography competition showcases talent, Lubbock neigborhoods

Written by Michael Castellon

The Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library at Texas Tech University, in collaboration with the Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts, will host a reception for the participants and sponsors of the Take Pride in the East Side student photography competition on Thursday  (Feb. 15) from 4 p.m. to 6:30 pm.

The event is free and open to the public.

The Take Pride in the East Side photography contest encouraged students city-wide to capture an image that portrayed East Lubbock.

The exhibition features 40 photographs chosen from over 150 submissions, will remain on exhibit at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library through March 10.

CONTACT: Lynn Whitfield, associate archivist, Southwest Collection at Texas Tech University, at (806) 742-8675, or lynn.whitfield@ttu.edu