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CPS Energy Recognizes Alamo Colleges for Energy Savings

Recently, Alamo Colleges Associate Vice Chancellor of Facilities John Strybos accepted a giant "check" for $118,389... Read More >

CPS Energy Recognizes Alamo Colleges for Energy Savings

CPS Energy Recognizes Alamo Colleges for Energy Savings

Recently, Alamo Colleges Associate Vice Chancellor of Facilities John Strybos accepted a giant "check" for $118,389... Read More >

Trustee Zárate Named Chair-elect of ACCT Board

Trustee Zárate Named Chair-elect of ACCT Board

District 5 Trustee Roberto Zárate has been elected to serve as the chair-elect of the 25-member Board of Directors of the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT)... Read More >

Holiday E-Card Contest Open to All Currrent Alamo Colleges' Students

Holiday E-Card Contest Open to All Currrent Alamo Colleges' Students

As the holidays approach, it's time again for the Alamo Colleges' animated electronic Holiday E-Card Student Design contest... Read More >

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Oil Boom Reaches Palo Alto College

The South Texas oil boom has brought an influx of people trying to work in the industry, and with good reason. Read More >

Congratulations to Alamo Colleges' Graduates from Healthcare Job Training Program

Congratulations to Alamo Colleges' Graduates from Healthcare Job Training Program

A total of 67 students graduated October 23 from the Health Professions Opportunity Grant program, which offers free job training and support for students who are unlikely to be able to attend college otherwise. Read More >

Alamo Colleges Launches New "Every Course Counts" Initiative

Alamo Colleges Launches New "Every Course Counts" Initiative

Beginning in Fall 2014, students seeking an A.A. or A.S. degree at Alamo Colleges will select a transfer-major and be provided an advising guide to help... Read More >

Alamo Colleges Offers Free Job Training for Qualified Veterans

Alamo Colleges Offers Free Job Training for Qualified Veterans

The Alamo Colleges are now enrolling for tuition-free manufacturing technician training for qualified veterans... Read More >

Alamo Colleges Increases Number of Degrees and Certificates Awarded by 73%

Alamo Colleges Increases Number of Degrees and Certificates Awarded by 73%

The Alamo Colleges continues to make remarkable strides in achieving greater student success, with a record... Read More >

On-Campus Computer Labs Available for Uploading Meningitis Forms

On-Campus Computer Labs Available for Uploading Meningitis Forms

Students enrolling for Spring 2015 who are required to submit bacterial meningitis documentation may... Read More >

San Antonio College Architecture/Engineering students  participate in Job Shadow Day hosted by O’Connell Robertson  and Alamo Colleges Foundation

San Antonio College Architecture/Engineering students participate in Job Shadow Day hosted by O’Connell Robertson and Alamo Colleges Foundation

Some 51 students enrolled in the architecture and engineering programs at San Antonio College (SAC) shadowed... Read More >

Parking News

Students can now park on campus without a decal

New for fall! Students, you no longer need a decal on your vehicle in order to park in student designated parking at any Alamo Colleges locations. Read More >

Animated Holiday Theme E-Card Contest

“A Faculty for Reshaping Futures”

2012 Animated Holiday eCard Contest Guidelines


The Chancellor’s Office is inviting current students of the Alamo Colleges to submit entries for an original, animated holiday e-card that will be emailed to hundreds of individuals as the official Alamo Colleges holiday greeting card. The winning entry will be selected by the Chancellor, the vice chancellors, and the Alamo Colleges presidents. The winner will be contacted on November 30, 2012 and will receive a check for $500 from the Alamo Colleges Foundation, to be awarded at the December Board meeting on Tuesday, December 18, 2012. Finalists will receive gift cards to the Alamo Colleges bookstores.

 

GUIDELINES

  • “A Faculty for Reshaping Futures” Theme
  • Original work only, please!
  • Images related to San Antonio and/or the Alamo Colleges recommended
  • Somewhere in the card, all 5 colleges should be listed (Northeast Lakeview College, Northwest Vista College, Palo Alto College, St. Philip’s College, and San Antonio College)
  • Recommend use of references to students/teaching/learning
  • Somewhere in the card, the Leader Colleges logo should be incorporated (logo and logo usage guide attached)
  • Submit entry via email. Subject line: “Holiday E-Card.”
  • All current Alamo Colleges students are eligible; student teams are also encouraged to enter ($500 prize will be divided among team members)
  • Submission Deadline: Midnight, Friday, November 16, 2012 (No late submissions will be accepted.)
  • Winner will be contacted via ACES email on Friday, November 30, 2012. All participants will also be notified of the winner.

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Size: 640 x 480 pixels or 720 x 480 pixels
  • SWF or FLV file format
  • Finished movie file size no more than 3MB
  • Length: maximum of 35 seconds

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TO SUBMIT AN ENTRY

Email finished file to Dan Melgoza dmelgoza@alamo.edu, subject line “Holiday E-Card Submission.”
The body of the email should include:
 

  • student’s name(s)
  • college
  • major
  • telephone number
  • ACES email address (all communication will be conducted through ACES email: @alamo.edu)

QUESTIONS?

For technical questions, call Dan Melgoza dmelgoza@alamo.edu or call 485-0041. For all other questions email Adriana Contreras at acontreras81@alamo.edu or call 485-0020.

 

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