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Nomads of Tibet Parsons Student Finalist in Smithsonian Photo Contest

Conway Liao, an MFA student in the Design and Technology program at Parsons, is a finalist in the 7th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest.

Conway’s photo Nomads of Tibet, which won first place in The New School’s 5th Annual International Education Week Photo Contest, was taken in Tagong, Kham (Eastern Tibet), Sichuan Province, China. He is one of 50 finalists in the Smithsonian contest whose winners will be decided by online voting. Category winners will be awarded $500. The readers’ choice winner will be awarded $500, and the grand prizewinner will receive a Grand Canyon trip for two.

You can vote until March 31 by going to

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