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October 21, 2010
“WHY VOTE?” VIDEO CONTEST WINNERS ANNOUNCED!!!
November 2, 2010 General Election
Sacramento – Community college students Win Video Contest
The winners of the "Why Vote?" video contest are:
1st Place: "Did Ya Even Vote?" by Darryl Cobbs, Amanda Davis, Aaron Gray, John
Marshall, Sheila Miller, Mark Retuya, Edgar Zachula, from Mt. San Jacinto College
Instructors: Jerome Billins and Tom Merritt
2nd Place: "Don't Be Lazy" by Edgar Alvarado from Cerritos Community
Instructor: Steven Hirohama
3rd Place: "You Get What You Vote For" by Pete Bohnhof & Eric Schell
from Butte College.
Instructor: Mark Hall
See the winning video on the Easy Voter Guide YouTube Channel:
Go to www.easyvoterguide.org/video-contest to see all videos submitted.
A PSA video contest on "Why Vote?", a collaboration between the Student Senate for the California Community Colleges, the Foundation for the California Community Colleges, the League of Women Voters of California, and the Easy Voter Guide Project, asked California community college students to submit videos on the importance of voting. First place won $500, to be shown on statewide television, the Easy Voter Guide YouTube Channel, and the statewide League of Women Voters of California Convention; Second place $300, and Third Place $200.
Interviews available upon request.
“Why Vote?” Video Contest Winners Announced!
California Media Outlets
In response to
Community College Student Video Contest Winners
The League of Women Voters of California Education Fund, Foundation for California Community Colleges, Student Senate for California Community Colleges