Partin's winning design appears on the front of McNeese's official holiday card. He received a $100 McNeese bookstore gift card for his winning card design.
His entry features an active background of McNeese colors, with playful swirls of blue and gold forming a Christmas tree along side the McNeese M.
The contest was open to all students and entries were reviewed by a panel of judges selected by the Office of the President.
Phillip Partin, left, receives a $100 gift card to the McNeese bookstore from McNeese President Dr. Philip Williams as the winner of this year's President's Holiday Card Contest at McNeese State University.