Two UO students have won prizes in a short video contest for college students.
Rebecca Purice won a $3,000 first prize for a video about the First Place Family Center in Eugene and a homeless single dad. Here’s the video:
Lorie Anne Acio of the UO won third for a video about a Special Olympics coach and also an honorable mention for another film about a ministry for homeless kids.
The Christophers is a non-profit that “uses the mass media to encourage individuals to use their God-given abilities to change the world for the better.”