MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Calling all artists! The West Virginia University Department of Community Medicine Alcohol Education Program is sponsoring a T-shirt design contest.

The contest is open to all WVU students on all campuses. Those wishing to enter the contest should create an original design addressing alcohol safety for spring break. While students should be fun and creative with their ideas, entries should not be obscene or indecent. Designs can be up to three colors only.

The grand prize winner will receive a 32 GB Apple iPad with Wi-Fi and will have his/her design made into a T-shirt to be produced prior to spring break. 

The deadline for submission is noon on Friday, Feb. 25. Students can submit their entries either in a high quality 8.5-inch-by-11-inch print out or send them electronically. If sending a digital entry, the required format is a JPEG file (300 DPI).

Submissions should be sent to Dr. Ruth Kershner at the Department of Community Medicine, P.O. Box 9190, Morgantown, W.Va. 26506 or email at If you have any questions, please feel free to email Dr. Kershner or call 304-293-7440. Entries may also be submitted through Campus Mail.

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For more information: Angela Jones, HSC News Service, 304-293-7087
asj: 01-24-11