Victoria College wins statewide GenTx photo contest
May 9, 2014 at 12:09 a.m.
Victoria College won the statewide GenTX Day PicTour Contest in the colleges and universities category for the photo the college submitted May 2.
The winner was announced Friday, according to a news release from the college.
More than 200 Victoria College students, faculty, staff and visitors met in the VC quad to form the letters "VC" for the GenTX Day photo.
Thursday, the college was named a top 3 finalist along with Lee College in Baytown and Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. The finalists were announced via Twitter, and voting took place on Twitter until 10 p.m. Thursday.
On GenTx Day, people wore T-shirts from their favorite colleges to encourage students to attend college.