Photos of the Year: 2014 winners: POY student: 2014POY_13_38

Student Photographer of the YearCarolyn Van Houten, UNC Chapel HillMary sits quietly on her bed after a long day with the children.  Because they were out of school for the holidays, Mary\'s work had suddenly become a twenty-four hour struggle every day.  \{quote}I\'m just exhausted, I\'m totally drained,\{quote} she said.  \{quote}Thats why I\'m counting the days until Nichole gets out, because it\'s me, it\'s not the children.  I\'m old.  I\'m getting old before my time and I have to get some of that youth back before it\'s too late.\{quote}

Student Photographer of the Year

Carolyn Van Houten, UNC Chapel Hill

Mary sits quietly on her bed after a long day with the children. Because they were out of school for the holidays, Mary\'s work had suddenly become a twenty-four hour struggle every day. \"I\'m just exhausted, I\'m totally drained,\" she said. \"Thats why I\'m counting the days until Nichole gets out, because it\'s me, it\'s not the children. I\'m old. I\'m getting old before my time and I have to get some of that youth back before it\'s too late.\"