Best Room in the House
We are looking for a few good rooms to showcase the many living arrangements at Texas A&M University - Commerce!
What's in it for you? How about $25 in Lion Case for each resident of the room, suite, or apartment that wins? The winners are also entered into a drawing to win an Apple IPAD mini!
Facebook Photo/Video contest
Submit a photo or video tour of your room, suite, or apartment to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, November 15 at 11:59pm. Facebook users vote on favorite by “liking” the photo or video between Monday, November 18 and Friday, November 22. Photo and video with most votes wins the Facebook contest!
Best Room in the House contest
Think your room is best viewed in person? Well, the Best Room in the House contest is for you!
Email email@example.com by Friday, November 15 at 4:59pm to enter. A panel of judges will schedule a time to visit your room between Monday, November 18 and Thursday, November 21. One room per building/area will be selected. Participation in Facebook contest not required.
All winners announced Friday, November 22.
Rules & Restrictions:
Winning rooms, suites, and apartments will be photographed by University Photographer and may be used in Residential Living and Learning (RLL) marketing.
All photo and video submissions will be screened by RLL staff before being placed on the Facebook event page. No policy violations may be present including proper use of furniture. No marketing for other Universities or Colleges may be seen. No inappropriate material or language will be accepted.
Facebook Contest will have one room/suite/apartment winning for most liked photo and one room/suite/apartment winning for most liked video. Each winner will receive $25 in Lion Cash and their named entered in the drawing for an Apple IPAD mini. Winner is defined as resident residing in the area photographed. For example, if a single bedroom is photographed/videoed and wins, the resident of that room receives $25 dollars in Lion Cash and his/her name in the drawing. If a common area for an apartment of four wins, each resident in the apartment wins $25 in Lion Cash and their name in the drawing.
Best Room in the House contest will have up to nine possible rooms winning with one in each area listed: Berry Hall, F Halls, Leberman Hall, New Pride Apartments, Phase II New Residence Hall, Prairie Crossing Apartments, Pride Rock, Smith Hall, West Halls, and Whitley Hall. Panel of judges will assess all common areas and at least one bedroom per submitted in apartment or suite rooms. Panel of judges will assess entire area of rooms submitted in traditional halls. At least one resident of the room or apartment must be present for the judges to enter the area. Each winner will receive $25 in Lion Cash and their named entered in the drawing for an Apple IPAD mini. Winner is defined as resident residing in the area photographed/videoed. If a single bedroom is photographed and wins, the resident of that room receives the $25 in Lion Cash dollars and his/her name in the drawing. If a common area for an apartment of four wins, each resident in the apartment wins $25 in Lion Cash and their name in the drawing.
Winners will receive prize after media waiver has been signed/submitted and official photos have been taken. Contest entry indicates permission for RLL to post, print, or use photos and videos in all forms of media.
Winners from both contests will be entered into one drawing for an Apple IPAD mini. Drawing will take place after all official photos have been completed. Winner of Apple IPAD mini will be announced by Wednesday, November 22, 2013.
Email submissions must contain: Building, Room number, Name of each resident participating in contest (if a common area is used, all residents must participate in contest), contact number for judges to arrange a tour (if entering Best Room in the House contest) and desired contest (Facebook, Best Room, or both).