3 Ringling graduate students win Student Academy Awards

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SARASOTA - Three graduate students from Ringling College of Art and Design have been selected as winners in the 2013 Student Academy Awards.

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the winners on Wednesday.

The winners include:

Lindsey St. Pierre - Animation winner for the film, "Dia de los Muertos"

Ashley Graham - Animation winner for the film, "Dia de los Muertos"

Kevin Herron - Animation winner for the film, "Peck Pocketed"

The Academy established the Student Academy Awards in 1972 to support and encourage excellence in film making at the collegiate level.

The 40th Student Academy Awards will be held on June 8, at the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.