WINNING DESIGNER - Rend Lake College graphic design student Amanda Rice of Pinckneyville receives her prize from RLC President Charley D. Holstein after her design was selected for the college's annual holiday card. College representatives judged a host of submissions from RLC students and chose Rice's design for the hundreds of cards mailed out by the college. Rice is a 19-year-old sophomore and daughter of Michael and Lisa Rice. She studied art under Mary Jane Field at Pinckneyville Community High School where she won a RLC High Achiever Scholarship as a senior. She is currently a student of Jennifer Tarantino-Linsin’s at Rend Lake. Rice specializes in photo manipulation and works part-time in the marketing and public information departments on campus. When she’s not designing, Rice enjoys cooking, reading and playing with her 6-month-old son, Vincent. CLICK HERE for a larger image.