Carleton College's Department of Academic Civic Engagement is now seeking submissions for a photo contest focused on images that depict the themes of celebrating community connections and learning beyond the classroom. The winning photographs will be featuring in an inaugural exhibit in September in the College's new Weitz Center for Creativity. Entitled "Community Engagement in Rice County," the exhibit will highlight the spirit of connecting the College with the greater community. Individuals can submit up to six images, which must be received by Monday, August 8, 2011. This contest is open to anyone in Northfield and greater Rice County. More information on the photo contest can be found here. (Note that the previously announced deadline for submissions has now been extended by one week).