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  • Inauguration Day

    Inauguration Day

    Members of the Ohio State community gathered at the Hale Center to watch the inauguration and sing the National Anthem with President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama. (Published January 22, 2009)

  • Wexner in Winter

    Wexner in Winter

    The Wexner Center on a clear, snowy day (Published January 30, 2009)

  • Scott Laboratory

    Scott Laboratory

    Image of Scott Laboratory after a snow storm. (Published February 16, 2009)

  • Cannon man

    Cannon man

    A lone man walks in front of Hitchcock Hall. (Published February 17, 2009)

  • Cold

    Cold

    Students walk between classes during a frigid January day on the OSU campus. (Published February 18, 2009)

  • Shapes and patterns

    Shapes and patterns

    Lone pedestrians walk in front of Hitchcock Hall during winter break. (Published February 19, 2009)

  • Ice Ducks

    Ice Ducks

    The ducks at Mirror Lake gather together around the only area of the lake with no ice. (Published February 20, 2009)

  • Browning Amphitheater

    Browning Amphitheater

    The seating at Browning Amphitheater covered in snow. (Published February 21, 2009)

  • Derby Hall

    Derby Hall

    Looking out from the archway of Derby Hall. (Published February 22, 2009)

  • After Rain

    After Rain

    The Oval following an afternoon shower in the fall. (Published February 23, 2009)

  • Pen & Sword

    Pen & Sword

    And by the way, everything in life is writable about if you have the outgoing guts to do it, and the imagination to improvise. The worst enemy to creativity is self-doubt. ~Sylvia Plath (Published February 24, 2009)

  • Bacon

    Bacon

    ....Really nothing I can say about this one. (Published February 25, 2009)

  • OSU's #1 Fan

    OSU's #1 Fan

    Now that's a future buckeye! (Published February 26, 2009)

  • Snow on the Oval

    Snow on the Oval

    Piles of snow stretch the length of the Oval. (Published February 27, 2009)

  • Red Berries

    Red Berries

    The red berries on this tree stand out against the white snow. (Published February 28, 2009)

  • Knowlton School

    Knowlton School

    (Published March 1, 2009)

  • Flag

    Flag

    Mirror Lake (Published March 1, 2009)

  • After the storm

    After the storm

    This is the beautiful rainbow that could be seen from my office. After the huge storm that came through campus, it was a welcome sight. (Published March 2, 2009)

  • Red

    Red

    A lone pedestrian walks by the Mathematics Tower during a snow storm. (Published March 3, 2009)

  • Sheer ice beauty

    Sheer ice beauty

    After an ice storm, on Curl Drive. (Published March 4, 2009)

  • 1 for the thumb

    1 for the thumb

    Women's basketball poses with the Big Ten trophy March 1. Ohio State has won the last five conference championships. (Published March 5, 2009)

  • Architectural Pillars

    Architectural Pillars

    These colossal pillars emphasize the stages of architecture throughout the years. (Published March 8, 2009)

  • Rock Spiral

    Rock Spiral

    The Geological Sciences building features a host of rock displays, including this spiral made out of a variety of colorful stones. (Published March 10, 2009)

  • Sculpture at the Shoe

    Sculpture at the Shoe

    On football Saturdays, this sculpture is surrounded by a host of cheering fans outside the Shoe. (Published March 11, 2009)

  • Lane and Olentangy

    Lane and Olentangy

    The bridge on Lane becomes a piece of art as it shines amidst the nighttime sky. (Published March 12, 2009)

  • A Night-time Climb

    A Night-time Climb

    The climbing wall stands illuminated at the Adventure Recreation Center (ARC). (Published March 13, 2009)

  • Gateway Lights

    Gateway Lights

    Just off High Street, the Gateway comes alive at night with its neon signs and vibrant nightlife. (Published March 14, 2009)

  • The Moon over Mirror Lake

    The Moon over Mirror Lake

    Mirror Lake sits peaceful and serene amidst the lights of nearby campus buildings. (Published March 15, 2009)

  • A Rainy Night on Campus

    A Rainy Night on Campus

    Two students walk in the rain behind Morrill Tower. (Published March 16, 2009)

  • Luck of the Irish

    Luck of the Irish

    Just in time for St. Patrick's Day (Published March 17, 2009)

  • Blizzard

    Blizzard

    What a snow! It blocked people from walking! (Published March 18, 2009)

  • Around the Bend

    Around the Bend

    Taking in the thrills with fellow Buckeyes on the Millenium force at Cedar Point, Sandusky OH. (Published March 19, 2009)

  • Tracey Hall Returns

    Tracey Hall Returns

    An icon of OSU Women's Baskeball returns to have her jersey retired. (Published March 20, 2009)

  • Tracey Hall Returns

    Tracey Hall Returns

    An icon of OSU Women's basketball was remembered by retiring her jersey. (Published March 21, 2009)

  • Coming in for a landing

    Coming in for a landing

    Two birds landing at the OSU wetlands (Published March 22, 2009)

  • Memories

    Memories

    The image is of the Horseshoe with the Jesse Owens Memorial in front - showing in a different perspective of how the picture was taken - I used a Nikon D60. (Published March 23, 2009)

  • Lane Avenue bridge

    Lane Avenue bridge

    Lane Avenue bridge (Published March 24, 2009)

  • Donor Dinner Extravaganza!

    Donor Dinner Extravaganza!

    The OSU Men's Glee Club joyfully assists in the celebration of the OSU Urban Art Space's one-year anniversary! http://uas.osu.edu (Published March 26, 2009)

  • Spring

    Spring

    Spring comes to Ohio State's campus. (Published March 27, 2009)

  • RPAC Reflection

    RPAC Reflection

    Ohio Stadium as seen reflected in the north side of the new RPAC (Published March 28, 2009)

  • Yesterday meets Tomorrow

    Yesterday meets Tomorrow

    An entrance to McPherson Lab, where old meets new...we are grounded in yesterday but always reaching for tomorrow. (Published March 29, 2009)

  • Orton Hall Framed

    Orton Hall Framed

    Orton Hall. (Published March 30, 2009)

  • Sunset at the Schott

    Sunset at the Schott

    As the sun begins to set, scarlet and gray lights shine at the Schottenstein Center. (Published March 31, 2009)

  • RPAC in Rain

    RPAC in Rain

    Dim light reflected on the road in a rainy night at RPAC. (Published April 2, 2009)

  • Inside the Shoe

    Inside the Shoe

    The Horseshoe sits dark with the lights of campus and the city beyond in the background. (Published April 3, 2009)

  • Stage/Studio in Action at the OSU Urban Arts Space

    Stage/Studio in Action at the OSU Urban Arts Space

    MFA actor, Scott Wilson, shows great skill in his part of the Stage/Studio performance held at the OSU Urban Arts Space last Friday. (Published April 4, 2009)

  • KBD Sonic Cooperative @ OSU Urban Arts Space

    KBD Sonic Cooperative @ OSU Urban Arts Space

    A member of KBD Sonic Cooperative musically engages audience members at the <a href = "http://uas.osu.edu"> OSU Urban Arts Space</a>. (Published April 5, 2009)

  • Lazarus Building Projects into the Sky

    Lazarus Building Projects into the Sky

    Downtown, the Lazarus Building, which houses the OSU Urban Arts Space, poses as a cloudy mirror, projecting into the sky. (Published April 6, 2009)

  • Campbell Hall at night

    Campbell Hall at night

    Briefly describe your image (Published April 7, 2009)

  • Spring at the OSU

    Spring at the OSU

    Another cold wave came to Columbus. It's hard to believe that just a few days ago there were people on the Oval playing and sun-bathing, enjoying the warm weather... And now only the red flowers on trees still remind us that is was real... (Published April 8, 2009)

  • Rainbow at Davis Field

    Rainbow at Davis Field

    2008 spring game Bucks vs Zips (Published April 9, 2009)

  • Relaxation Time

    Relaxation Time

    A pair of ducks basking in the sun next to Mirror Lake. (Published April 10, 2009)

  • View of PRB

    View of PRB

    Taken just days before last fall, this view while walking from Lane Ave to Woodruff beside Fisher College of Business gives a captivating look of Physics Research Building. (Published April 11, 2009)

  • Mirror Lake in Fog

    Mirror Lake in Fog

    Briefly describe your image (Published April 12, 2009)

  • Towers

    Towers

    Lincoln and Morrill Tower at sunset (Published April 13, 2009)

  • Enjoy the View!

    Enjoy the View!

    The Lazarus Building, home of to the OSU Urban Arts Space, has a 1/3 acre rooftop garden! The Lazarus Building is the most significant "green" building in the country and is certified Gold through the LEED Program. http://uas.osu.edu/Sustainability (Published April 14, 2009)

  • Pomerene Hall

    Pomerene Hall

    (Published April 15, 2009)

  • Olentangy River

    Olentangy River

    Briefly describe your image (Published April 16, 2009)

  • After wind storm in Sep. 2008

    After wind storm in Sep. 2008

    Briefly describe your image (Published April 17, 2009)

  • River Forest

    River Forest

    Olentangy River during a nice spring eve (Published April 18, 2009)

  • Albino Squirrel

    Albino Squirrel

    Albino Squirrel. Said to be three of them around campus. Shot at south campus, 08AU. (Published April 19, 2009)

  • Autumn at the Glen Echo Ravine

    Autumn at the Glen Echo Ravine

    One view of a tree and stream in the Glen Echo Ravine near campus, where people can walk, talk, and view nature in the daylight. (Published April 20, 2009)

  • The Ghosts of Orton Hall

    The Ghosts of Orton Hall

    Sarah reads her book in the dim light of Orton Hall as two spirits of OSU past, Kate and Ryan, peer over her shoulders, silently bringing together the generations of Ohio State history. (Published April 21, 2009)

  • CNBC promos

    CNBC promos

    A few Fisher students who lined up to register for tickets for the taping of “Mad Money w/Jim Cramer Back to School Tour at The Ohio State University” were selected by CNBC producers to film video promotions, commercial break and show introductions for the television show. Samuel Payne, a senior majoring in operations management at Fisher, offers a “Buckeye Boo-Ya” to Cramer and his fans. "Mad Money w/ Jim Cramer" will be taped at the Thurber Theatre at Drake Performance Center at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, April 22. (Published April 22, 2009)

  • Studying

    Studying

    Hok-Hei Tam studying outside of Taylor Tower. (Published April 23, 2009)

  • &quot;Hope&quot;

    &quot;Hope&quot;

    I took this picture from my phone. It was raining all day 4/20/2009, and after stepping outside from the Aviation building, I saw the rain had stopped and a rainbow over the McPherson Chemical Lab. giving me hope for good weather. (Published April 24, 2009)

  • Inside the Hagerty Hall

    Inside the Hagerty Hall

    Briefly describe your image (Published April 26, 2009)

  • Fundamentals of physics act in nature

    Fundamentals of physics act in nature

    Briefly describe your image (Published April 27, 2009)

  • Olentangy River banks under the blue dusk

    Olentangy River banks under the blue dusk

    (Published April 28, 2009)

  • Study Abroad: Placa Reial

    Study Abroad: Placa Reial

    One stop during the Freshman Architecture Scholars study abroad program in Barcelona, Spain to see Antoni Gaudi's first project, the street lamps. (Published April 29, 2009)

  • Phenology Garden

    Phenology Garden

    Chadwick's Phenology Garden is part of a state wide network established to track the cycle of a plant's leafing and flowering period with (warming) degree days in nature's seasonal cycle. Degree days also influence emergence of insects and bird and butterfly migrations along with maturing crops in ag (Published May 2, 2009)

  • Duck Social at Mirror Lake

    Duck Social at Mirror Lake

    This photo is particularly interesting because there is one defiant leader and the rest seem to be under his command. (Published May 3, 2009)

  • RPAC - SU 2008

    RPAC - SU 2008

    RPAC at Night - Su 2008 - by Vincent Nobel (Published May 4, 2009)

  • Mirror Lake - fall 2008

    Mirror Lake - fall 2008

    Early Morning image of Mirror Lake - fall 2008 (Published May 5, 2009)

  • Lane Avenue Panorama - fall 2008

    Lane Avenue Panorama  - fall 2008

    Lane Avenue Bridge Panorama - Black and White - evening photograph Fall 2008 by Vincent Nobel (Published May 6, 2009)

  • Horseshoe in April

    Horseshoe in April

    Not a cloud in the sky after a month of rain! (Published May 8, 2009)

  • The tree in front of SEL

    The tree in front of SEL

    (Published May 9, 2009)

  • Solar Car Tops 2,000 MPG

    Solar Car Tops 2,000 MPG

    Ohio State Solar Car team members Andy Thompson (in car) and Jordan Blimbaum (standing, left) and Mark Weden (standing, right) prepare for a run in the RSFirefly2. Ten College of Engineering students make up the team, which built the three-wheeled vehicle. It uses almost 60 square feet of solar panels. Read more: http://engineering.osu.edu/news/?p=497. (Published May 11, 2009)

  • The Statue of Hope

    The Statue of Hope

    Dedicated in 1993, the Statue of Hope stands outside of the James Cancer Hospital. The statue is symbolic of hope for all people, characterized by a woman's arms open to the sky, embracing birds in flight. (Published May 13, 2009)

  • Basking in the sun

    Basking in the sun

    Summer days at the Oval. (Published May 14, 2009)

  • flowers in front of the McPherson Chemical Lab

    flowers in front of the McPherson Chemical Lab

    (Published May 15, 2009)

  • smell of spring

    smell of spring

    When I was walking near the Arps Parking Garage, I suddenly saw this small corner of spring. (Published May 16, 2009)

  • Ohio Stadium after the Spring Game

    Ohio Stadium after the Spring Game

    I took this on my iPhone right after the Spring Game finished. Thought it looked cool. (Published May 18, 2009)

  • Digital Union Panorama

    Digital Union Panorama

    The GigaPan camera system gives a unique, panoramic perspective on Ohio State's Digital Union, a multimedia space on the 3rd floor of the Science and Engineering Library. GigaPan technology will be featured during the Digital Union anniversary showcase from 10 a.m. to noon on May 21. <a href="http://digitalunion.osu.edu/newsandevents/articles/20090407_DU5AnniversaryShowcase.html">Showcase details...</a> (Published May 19, 2009)

  • Programming the Surface

    Programming the Surface

    Ohio State students Kyle Hiltner, Patrick Losco, Kevin Farst, and Anderson Bell have been developing a game for the touch-screen Surface computer, a device donated to Ohio State's Digital Union by Microsoft. This project will be featured during the Digital Union anniversary showcase from 10 a.m. to noon on May 21. <a href="http://digitalunion.osu.edu/newsandevents/articles/20090407_DU5AnniversaryShowcase.html">Showcase details...</a> (Published May 20, 2009)

  • Multimedia Workshops in the LCS

    Multimedia Workshops in the LCS

    Student staff member Alex Everett teaches a video editing workshop in the Learning Collaboration Studio (LCS, http://digitalunion.osu.edu/lcstudio/). The LCS is a lively learning space that brings together technology resources and a flexible layout. Instructional uses of the LCS will be featured during the Digital Union anniversary showcase from 10 a.m. to noon on May 21. <a href="http://digitalunion.osu.edu/newsandevents/articles/20090407_DU5AnniversaryShowcase.html">Showcase details...</a> (Published May 21, 2009)

  • Snow geese

    Snow geese

    This beautiful snow goose came to the Olentangy River with other three snow geese last year and has stayed around the Lane Avenue Bridge near OSU campus. She disappeared recently, then reappeared with her six babies. (Published May 22, 2009)

  • Blooming tulips in front of Arps Hall

    Blooming tulips in front of Arps Hall

    Blooming tulips in front of Arps Hall (Published May 23, 2009)

  • Library at Night

    Library at Night

    The main library at night towards the end of the renovation. (Published May 24, 2009)

  • Army of Pinwheels

    Army of Pinwheels

    The medical center set up a bunch of pinwheels to represent the organ transplants performed over the last several decades. (Published May 25, 2009)

  • Frozen Meat at the OSU Urban Arts Space

    Frozen Meat at the OSU Urban Arts Space

    On Saturday, May 9th, many gathered at the space for reception of the Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition. Eddy Ostrander's artwork drew some attention as it enabled viewers to interact with a block of ice suspending 3 large cuts of meat. Image taken by Jasmine Hamilton. http://uas.osu.edu (Published May 26, 2009)

  • Bird Bath

    Bird Bath

    The bird was playing in the water outside of the medical center. (Published May 27, 2009)

  • The University Hall

    The University Hall

    (Published May 28, 2009)

  • Shoe at Night - Summer 2008

    Shoe at Night - Summer 2008

    Long exposure night photograph of Ohio Stadium - Summer 2008 by Vincent Nobel (Published May 29, 2009)

  • Mirror Lake: Jazz Concert Series

    Mirror Lake: Jazz Concert Series

    Mirror Lake Jazz Concert Series (Published May 31, 2009)

  • RPAC 3am

    RPAC 3am

    The name pretty much sums it up. (Published June 1, 2009)

  • The OSUMC doesn't sleep

    The OSUMC doesn't sleep

    The med center, my home for the next 3 years. This was part of my campus late night shoot. (Published June 2, 2009)

  • The Pride of the Buckeyes

    The Pride of the Buckeyes

    The Ohio State University Marching Band in action. Find out more about the band in the documentary <em>The Pride of the Buckeyes</em>, airing on WOSU TV on June 3 at 8 p.m. (Published June 3, 2009)

  • Mershon Auditorium in Autumn

    Mershon Auditorium in Autumn

    Mershon Auditorium as seen during a walk on campus after a Buckeye victory in the Shoe. (Published June 4, 2009)

  • Buckeye Celebration

    Buckeye Celebration

    Very happy Buckeyes after a win in that city up north in 2005. (Published June 5, 2009)

  • Empty Shoe

    Empty Shoe

    The famous Ohio Stadium empty during spring, awaiting the return of Fall and Buckeye football. (Published June 6, 2009)

  • Medical buildings in spring

    Medical buildings in spring

    The OSU medical center buildings on a nice spring day. (Published June 7, 2009)

  • Ohio Stadium in Spring

    Ohio Stadium in Spring

    A view of Ohio Stadium in the springtime, awaiting the fall season. (Published June 8, 2009)

  • Coach Tressel in Baghdad

    Coach Tressel in Baghdad

    Jim Tressel poses for a photo with U.S. troops at Camp Liberty in Baghdad, Iraq (Published June 9, 2009)

  • Formula Buckeyes

    Formula Buckeyes

    Formula Buckeye Race Car was built by engineering students at the university's Center for Automotive Research. The picture was taken after a successful weekend at competition at Michigan International Raceway. (Published June 10, 2009)

  • Tressel with Troops

    Tressel with Troops

    Ohio native Lauren White is stationed in Germany, where she met Buckeye head coach Jim Tressel during his travels headed to the Middle East last week. (Published June 11, 2009)

  • after sunset

    after sunset

    Briefly describe your image (Published June 12, 2009)

  • RPAC at night

    RPAC at night

    Taken by the RPAC. This was part of my campus late night shoot. (Published June 13, 2009)

  • Pinwheels For Prevention

    Pinwheels For Prevention

    Bright pinwheels on the Oval call for an end to child abuse (Published June 14, 2009)

  • Sunset over Lane

    Sunset over Lane

    This image was taken from my window. The sunset is truly divine. (Published June 15, 2009)

  • Surface @ OSU

    Surface @ OSU

    Student Life IT Developers work with the newly delivered Microsoft Surface that will be placed in the Ohio Union. Development on is already underway on a set of rich applications to enhance the Ohio Union experience. (Published June 15, 2009)

  • Satisfaction

    Satisfaction

    Spring commencement 2009. (Published June 16, 2009)

  • EcoCAR Team Wins 1st Place

    EcoCAR Team Wins 1st Place

    The OSU EcoCAR Team finished a week-long competition in Toronto, Ontario on June 12th by taking 1st place over 16 other teams in the EcoCAR Challenge hybrid vehicle competition. (http://www.ecocarchallenge.org/) (Published June 17, 2009)

  • All Alone

    All Alone

    A solitary, wet bench on South Oval (Published June 18, 2009)

  • Mirror Lake At Dusk

    Mirror Lake At Dusk

    (Published June 19, 2009)

  • Flowers

    Flowers

    It may be raining, but the flowers are still lovely near Celeste Lab (Published June 20, 2009)

  • Through An Ivory Veil

    Through An Ivory Veil

    A look at the Oval through branches of magnolias (Published June 21, 2009)

  • Flowers and Umbrellas

    Flowers and Umbrellas

    The Oval on a rainy day. (Published June 22, 2009)

  • Umbrella Parade

    Umbrella Parade

    When it's this wet outside, the Oval is brightened by multicolored umbrellas (Published June 23, 2009)

  • Zeus calls on Morrill Tower

    Zeus calls on Morrill Tower

    The Thunderstorm on June 1 gave Morrill Tower a Heavenly glow! (Published June 24, 2009)

  • University Hall

    University Hall

    UH at sunset (Published June 25, 2009)

  • Lightning to the East

    Lightning to the East

    This photo was taken from the 22nd floor of Morrill Tower at the end of Spring quarter '09. The violent lightning storm to the east presented a spectacular meteorological show. The photo was taken with a camera phone. (Published June 26, 2009)

  • Lane Ave. Bridge

    Lane Ave. Bridge

    The Lane Avenue Bridge at dusk. (Published June 27, 2009)

  • The Shoe at Dusk

    The Shoe at Dusk

    The Shoe at Dusk (Published June 28, 2009)

  • Schottenstein Center at Night

    Schottenstein Center at Night

    The Schott at night from across the Olentangy. (Published June 30, 2009)

  • Special Olympics at Ohio State

    Special Olympics at Ohio State

    The Special Olympics State Summer Games were recently held on campus. Shown here, law enforcement officers take the Flame of Hope through more than 125 Ohio communities. The Torch Run is the single largest fund-raising activity for Special Olympics Ohio and its more than 22,000 participating athletes. (Published July 1, 2009)

  • Winter Wonderland

    Winter Wonderland

    the beautiful scene of South Oval after the first snow in Autumn Quarter 2008 (Published July 2, 2009)

  • 315 Construction

    315 Construction

    Many campus-area SR 315 exit ramps are closed due to construction. Get the latest information before your trip: http://www.osu.edu/visitors/ (Published July 3, 2009)

  • The Towers

    The Towers

    (Published July 5, 2009)

  • Lane Ave Bridge

    Lane Ave Bridge

    Lane Ave bridge taken from Woody Hayes Drive. (Published July 6, 2009)

  • Jesse Owens Plaza

    Jesse Owens Plaza

    Jesse Owens Plaza. (Published July 7, 2009)

  • Mirror Lake

    Mirror Lake

    Mirror Lake at night. (Published July 8, 2009)

  • A relaxing afternoon in summer

    A relaxing afternoon in summer

    They are enjoying standing still for hours in summer. (Published July 9, 2009)

  • New Green Space

    New Green Space

    A new green space now occupies the space Brown Hall used to occupy. (Published July 10, 2009)

  • Lunch at Orientation

    Lunch at Orientation

    Incoming freshmen chat with one another while sitting outside of University Hall eating PAD pizza with their Orientation Leader. (Published July 11, 2009)

  • Family at Freshman Orientation

    Family at Freshman Orientation

    Ohio State encourages the families of incoming freshman to attend orientation to help their student transition to campus easier. (Published July 12, 2009)

  • Thompson Library Grand Reading Room

    Thompson Library Grand Reading Room

    The Thompson Library Grand Reading Room is nearly ready for readers and scholars! The Thompson Library will open on Monday, August 3, with seating for 1,800 people and a collection of 1.25 million items. (Published July 13, 2009)

  • Popeye on Campus

    Popeye on Campus

    Original sketches from Popeye are a just a few things from the exhibit, From Yellow Kid to Conan, that is showing at the Hopkins Hall and Corridor Gallery. These works come from the International Museum of Cartoon Art Collection. (Published July 14, 2009)

  • Garden of Constants

    Garden of Constants

    The closing reception for freshman orientation takes place at the Garden of Constants on campus. (Published July 15, 2009)

  • Ghost Face in Bathtub

    Ghost Face in Bathtub

    A ghost-like face is seen in the 'water' of this glass bathtub. Supported by four pairs of bronze feet, this artwork is a part of the BIGG (Breakthrough Ideas in Global Glass) exhibition going on at OSU's Urban Art Space until October 10, 2009. (Published July 16, 2009)

  • Hand-blown Glass Pyramid

    Hand-blown Glass Pyramid

    This hand-blown glass pyramid is being exhibited at the Urban Art Space as a part of the BIGG (Breakthrough Ideas in Global Glass) Exhibit going on until October 10, 2009. Each step stone was blown individually and then constructed together to form the structure. (Published July 17, 2009)

  • Duckies!!!

    Duckies!!!

    Mirror Lake, summer 2009. (Published July 19, 2009)

  • Mirror lake on a rainy day

    Mirror lake on a rainy day

    Lush green on a summer time rainy day... breathtaking to actually be there!!! (Published July 20, 2009)

  • Cartoons from Around the World

    Cartoons from Around the World

    The Cartoon Library is currently exhibiting original cartoon works from around the world. The Hogarth and Beyond collection comes from the International Museum of Cartoon Art Collection. (Published July 21, 2009)

  • Fluorescent Illusions

    Fluorescent Illusions

    A multitude of fluorescent planes are projected into glass spheres from one overhead light fixture as a part of this optical illusion. This art work is being exhibited at the Urban Art Space as a part of the BIGG (Breakthrough Ideas in Global Glass) Exhibit going on until October 10, 2009. (Published July 22, 2009)

  • Chadwick Plant Auction

    Chadwick Plant Auction

    A silent plant auction is a part of the annual Chadwick Arboretum Open House. Open to the public, visitors of all ages are engaged by the vast varieties of beautiful plants in these gardens. (Published July 23, 2009)

  • Ohio State &quot;Flying Tigers&quot;

    Ohio State &quot;Flying Tigers&quot;

    Ohio State alumni and fans show their pride at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan (Published July 24, 2009)

  • Stamped Glass Vessels

    Stamped Glass Vessels

    Another selected glass artwork from a nationally recognized artist affiliated with OSU's Glass Art program. This exhibit can be viewed at the Faculty Club Grand Lounge through August 28, 2009. (Published July 25, 2009)

  • Milkyway Starbursts

    Milkyway Starbursts

    Bees collect the pollen of this unique flower, whose petals give the illusion of a star exploding in outer space. This specimen is a part of the Chadwick Arboretum and Learning Gardens on campus. (Published July 26, 2009)

  • Beds and Beds

    Beds and Beds

    Rows of beds of unique varieties of flowers make up part of the Learning Gardens on campus. (Published July 27, 2009)

  • West End Reading room at the new Thompson library

    West End Reading room at the new Thompson library

    Library reading room or an Airport Lounge??? :) (Published July 28, 2009)

  • Bolts and Tires in Glass

    Bolts and Tires in Glass

    A selected work from OSU's Glass Artists' exhibition taking place at the Faculty Club Grand Lounge July 10 through August 28, 2009. This exhibit displays works from nationally recognized glass artists that have been affiliated with OSU's Glass Art program. (Published July 29, 2009)

  • At the Hilliard Family Aquatic Center

    At the Hilliard Family Aquatic Center

    Lawn mowing by Jake Betts at the Hilliard Family Aquatic Center. (Published July 30, 2009)

  • Flower Trail

    Flower Trail

    Take a peaceful walk through one the seventeen gardens on campus. The Chadwick Arboretum covers 60 acres of campus and supports over 2000 different varieties of plants from around the world. See http://chadwickarboretum.osu.edu/ for more info. (Published July 31, 2009)

  • My First Plant

    My First Plant

    At the Chadwick Arboretum Open House, a volunteer helps children pot their very own plant that they can then take home with them. (Published August 1, 2009)

  • Thompson Library

    Thompson Library

    Scenes from the renovated Thompson Library. (Published August 2, 2009)

  • Thompson Library

    Thompson Library

    The renovation of the William Oxley Thompson Memorial Library is complete. The transformation of the library into a 21 century center for teaching, learning, and research was a decade in the making. With the three year construction phase finished, we are now celebrating its August opening. (Published August 3, 2009)

  • Thompson Library

    Thompson Library

    One of 49 bronze floor inlays at Thompson Library that depict various written forms of communication, both contemporary and historic. This one, as you enter from the Oval side of the building, depicts various ancient pictograms from around the world. (Published August 4, 2009)

  • Thompson Library

    Thompson Library

    Thompson Library reading room. (Published August 5, 2009)

  • Thompson Library

    Thompson Library

    Scenes from the renovated Thompson Library. (Published August 6, 2009)

  • Have a Seat

    Have a Seat

    Taken in the 11th floor reading room of the newly-renovated Thompson Library. East-facing view across the Oval. (Published August 7, 2009)

  • Thompson Library

    Thompson Library

    View from the newly renovated Thompson Library. (Published August 8, 2009)

  • Liquid Paper Construct

    Liquid Paper Construct

    The Knowlton School of Architecture is currently exhibiting student projects from the 2008-2009 school year throughout the summer until September 30, 2009 in the Banvard Gallery and throughout Knowlton Hall. (Published August 9, 2009)

  • Michael Blankenship Memorial in Bloom

    Michael Blankenship Memorial in Bloom

    Dedicated members of the police department keep the memorial looking good for a fallen hero. (Published August 10, 2009)

  • Preseason Football Mannequins

    Preseason Football Mannequins

    Everybody is ready for football season to begin. These football mannequins were found on display at Niketown on the Magnificant Mile in Downtown Chicago. (Published August 11, 2009)

  • Independence Hall at 6PM from RPAC

    Independence Hall at 6PM from RPAC

    Independence Hall at 6PM from RPAC (Published August 12, 2009)

  • Be Like Galileo!

    Be Like Galileo!

    Ever wonder what that large dome on top of Smith Hall is? It's the Astronomy Department's very own 12-inch Meade telescope! For the curious, telescope observing programs are available throughout the year, weather permitting. (Published August 13, 2009)

  • Rooftop Garden

    Rooftop Garden

    If you're looking for escape on a lazy day, wander up to the roof top garden in Knowlton Hall. Full of lush foliage, you can access this garden year round and pass a few quiet moments before heading back to your busy day. (Published August 14, 2009)

  • Lauren

    Lauren

    My daughter (and future buckeye) Lauren, sits on The Ohio State University Seal at the end of the oval. (Published August 15, 2009)

  • Picturesque Piano

    Picturesque Piano

    On the third floor of Knowlton Hall, an antique piano sits quietly in front of the windows. (Published August 16, 2009)

  • Michael Blankenship Memorial

    Michael Blankenship Memorial

    Dedicated officers keep the memorial looking good for a fallen hero. (Published August 17, 2009)

  • OSU Night

    OSU Night

    A view of the OSU sports area at night. (Published August 18, 2009)

  • In the Palm of Your Hand

    In the Palm of Your Hand

    Surprisingly comfortable place to be, try it out for yourself! (Published August 19, 2009)

  • One Happy Soldier

    One Happy Soldier

    Avid OSU fan, Lt. Col. Michael Pierson, shows how happy he is after receiving an OSU flag signed by Coach Tressel while serving in Iraq. Michael sends his thanks and a hearty O..H...I...O!! (Published August 20, 2009)

  • Littlest Buckeye meets his idol

    Littlest Buckeye meets his idol

    Jackson Edward Dillon-Kelly (son of Kelly Dillon and Eric Kelly of the MRI department) meets Brutus for the first time at the Ohio State Fair. Jack can't wait to grow up to be a Buckeye himself, class of 2030. (Published August 21, 2009)

  • Inviting Lips

    Inviting Lips

    This luscious pair of lips invite you to have a seat on your journey through the third floor of Knowlton Hall. (Published August 22, 2009)

  • A Sign of Summer

    A Sign of Summer

    Lone duckling at Mirror Lake. (Published August 23, 2009)

  • Ohio Waveform

    Ohio Waveform

    An audio waveform in the shape of OHIO, the linguistics equivalent of seeing the Virgin Mary in your toast. (Published August 24, 2009)

  • Script in the Sand

    Script in the Sand

    Every year we go to the beach, Matthew does his version of Script Ohio in the sand in honor of his 5 years in The Best Damn Band In The Land. (Published August 25, 2009)

  • West Reading room

    West Reading room

    The West Reading Room at Thompson Library. (Published August 26, 2009)

  • Summer Fun

    Summer Fun

    This was taken on a very warm day at Mirror Lake. The new ducklings jumped in for a quick dip on this hot afternoon. (Published August 27, 2009)

  • The Restored Reading Room

    The Restored Reading Room

    I recently visited the newly restored library and anxiously brought my Nikon with me. It really was great to see the reading room restored to its original condition. Beautiful job! More photos can be seen on my blog: http://travelcompanionblog.wordpress.com/ (Published August 28, 2009)

  • Grand Reading Room

    Grand Reading Room

    View of the East Grand Reading Room from third floor. (Published August 29, 2009)

  • Ohio Sand Stadium

    Ohio Sand Stadium

    Ohio Stadium built out of sand in Panama City Beach, FL. (Published August 30, 2009)

  • Towers Reflection

    Towers Reflection

    The towers' reflection into the Olentangy at night. (Published August 31, 2009)

  • Ohio Stadium

    Ohio Stadium

    Taken in Autumn 2008. My view of the stadium as I walk out of Morrill Tower. (Published September 1, 2009)

  • Steeple

    Steeple

    The bell tower of Orton Hall, surrounded by autumn foliage. (Published September 3, 2009)

  • Script OHIO x 4

    Script OHIO x 4

    The alumni band will perform four Script Ohio formations this Saturday during half-time at the Ohio State v. Navy football game. (Published September 4, 2009)

  • Buckeye Strength

    Buckeye Strength

    Fire nor water will keep these Buckeye fans from getting to the game! Here, Buckeyes forge across the river in a formidable bridge of scarlet! (Published September 12, 2009)

  • Spring Comes to OSU

    Spring Comes to OSU

    spring's sun sparkles on Mirror Lake (Published September 15, 2009)

  • The Amp

    The Amp

    ampitheater on a gorgeous fall day (Published September 17, 2009)

  • Buckeye Fever From Iraq

    Buckeye Fever From Iraq

    Alpha Co. (Blackhawk group) , Ohio National Guard deployed to IRAQ. My son Sgt. Bryan Daneman is holding the OSU flag- first item he asked me to ship when deployed. (Published September 18, 2009)

  • A sea of fans

    A sea of fans

    A sea of fans at Ohio Stadium. (Published September 19, 2009)

  • Move in

    Move in

    OWLs helping students move into the residence halls (Published September 20, 2009)

  • President Gee Welcomes Students

    President Gee Welcomes Students

    President Gee greets students in Morrill Tower who were involved in the Todd A. Bell National Resource Center Early Arrival Program (Published September 21, 2009)

  • Incoming Class Sings Carmen Ohio

    Incoming Class Sings Carmen Ohio

    Convocation concludes with the singing of Carmen Ohio, bonding the entering class as official Buckeyes. (Published September 22, 2009)

  • The Stacks

    The Stacks

    It's been great to see the dark and relatively scary library stacks liberated with some fresh glass walls! Other photos can be seen at http://travelcompanionblog.wordpress.com (Published September 28, 2009)

  • Mirror Lake at Dusk

    Mirror Lake at Dusk

    The Mirror Lake looks more beautiful than usual after a long, rainy day. (Published September 29, 2009)

  • Parent &amp; Family Weekend 2009

    Parent &amp; Family Weekend 2009

    Parents and Family Members are invited to attend the annual Parent & Family Weekend to be held October 16-18, 2009! More information can be found on-line at http://parent.osu.edu/family.asp. (Published September 30, 2009)

  • Performance by Doo Sung Yoo, Graduate Student, Department of Art, part of ART SQUATTERS: Projects, Installations, & Performances in presently vacant spaces in downtown Columbus

    Performance by Doo Sung Yoo, Graduate Student, Department of Art,  part of   ART SQUATTERS: Projects, Installations, & Performances  in presently vacant spaces in downtown Columbus

    ART SQUATTERS DOWNTOWN • FINAL OPEN NIGHT Twenty-five students in the Department of Art have created projects, installations, and performances in vacant storefronts and buildings in the downtown core. They were enrolled summer quarter 2009 with Professor Malcolm Cochran, who obtained permission to use the spaces. The final opportunity to view this first-ever project by OSU artists in the downtown, including special performances, is this Saturday, October 3rd, from 6 - 10 PM. Look for signs and maps in the area of High and Gay Streets. (Published October 2, 2009)

  • ESPN College Gameday 2009

    ESPN College Gameday 2009

    OSU master’s students in the Sport Management program helped ESPN with College Gameday on Sept 11th (Published October 3, 2009)

  • There's a cow in the South Oval?!?

    There's a cow in the South Oval?!?

    (Published October 5, 2009)

  • RPAC

    RPAC

    The RPAC at night. (Published October 6, 2009)

  • Script Ohio in front lawn

    Script Ohio in front lawn

    (Published October 7, 2009)

  • Textile Glass!

    Textile Glass!

    OSU Urban Arts Space patrons are captivated by Ditte Johansson's textile glass work, part of the BIGG: Breakthrough Ideas in Global Glass exhibiton. On view until October 10th > http://uas.osu.edu/bigg (Published October 8, 2009)

  • Patriotic Sign Language

    Patriotic Sign Language

    A team of Ohio State signers perform the national anthem for Buckeye fans at the stadium. (Published October 9, 2009)

  • New South Scoreboard

    New South Scoreboard

    The Stadium now boasts a brand new south scoreboard for Buckeye fans' viewing pleasure! (Published October 10, 2009)

  • New library, new favorite place to study

    New library, new favorite place to study

    (Published October 11, 2009)

  • Passion of OSU

    Passion of OSU

    A place that filled with the passion of Buckeye - Ohio Stadium (Published October 12, 2009)

  • Studying at the oval

    Studying at the oval

    (Published October 14, 2009)

  • Parent and Family Weekend 2009

    Parent and Family Weekend 2009

    Parents and Family Members are invited to attend the annual Parent & Family Weekend to be held October 16-18, 2009! (Published October 18, 2009)

  • Stars &amp; Stripes

    Stars &amp; Stripes

    My 11 year old son captured this beautiful image on October 20, 2007 at 4:39 p.m. The raising of the Flag is always one of our favorite parts of the game. (Published October 20, 2009)

  • BEANIE

    BEANIE

    Buckeye pride before the Penn State game (Published November 7, 2009)

  • OSU_USAF

    OSU_USAF

    Air Force Academy Giving a Shout Out! (Published November 11, 2009)

  • Mason Hall on a lonely winter holiday

    Mason Hall on a lonely winter holiday

    It was a freezing Saturday morning.. I captured this lonely moment from my cell-phone camera.. :-) (Published December 19, 2009)

  • freezing

    freezing

    (Published December 21, 2009)

  • Orton Hall in the Snow

    Orton Hall in the Snow

    I took this photograph on January 21st 2009 as I was walking back from a class in the middle of a snowstorm. Campus was an amazing sight covered in snow. (Published December 27, 2009)

  • Sunrise Over Thompson

    Sunrise Over Thompson

    A view of sunrise over the new Thompson Library (Published January 1, 2010)

  • Dump and Run

    Dump and Run

    People line up outside Jesse Owen's North half an hour before the 6th annual Dump and Run sale begins! Dump and Run collects donations from students at the end of the year and sells them at the beginning of the year, with proceeds going to charity. (Published June 4, 2010)

  • Waiting for the season to start!

    Waiting for the season to start!

    My son, Ty, was so excited to see the Horse Shoe for the first time! This is his dream , "OSU Football player"!! He was taking it all in! (Published August 31, 2010)

  • Wire-hangers (Spidermen)

    Wire-hangers (Spidermen)

    Wire-hangers (Spidermen) with their buckets and mops are cleaning the windows of the BRT (Biomedical Research Tower) on W 12th ave. (Published May 13, 2013)

  • Let Every Nation Know

    Let Every Nation Know

    "Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe, to assure the survival and success of liberty." – John F. Kennedy [Lane Ave. Bridge with fireworks] (Published July 4, 2013)

  • Knowlton Hall - Fall 2008

    Knowlton Hall  - Fall 2008

    Early morning long exposure photograph of Knowlton Hall on the Ohio State University Campus - Fall 2008 - By Vincent Nobel (Published July 8, 2013)

  • Fisher Mosaic

    Fisher Mosaic

    Unique mosaic tiling, such as this, can be seen throughout the halls of the Fisher College of Business. (Published September 5, 2013)

  • Gargoyles on Campus

    Gargoyles on Campus

    Unique architectural elements, such as this gargoyle, can be seen on virtually every campus building. (Published December 9, 2013)

  • Faculty Club

    Faculty Club

    The faculty building, which is home to a host of special events, is a sight to see with its intricate detailing and elegance. (Published April 13, 2014)

  • Page Hall

    Page Hall

    Page Hall at night. (Published May 10, 2014)

  • Sunny Oval

    Sunny Oval

    Spring's come. Somebody can't wait to enjoy the sunshine on Oval. (Published May 11, 2014)

  • Spring with CABS

    Spring with CABS

    I waited for a CABS about 10 minutes. The driver seems to know that I was taking a picture from his bus. He slowed down a bit, actually. It makes me get this lucky shot. (Published May 12, 2014)

  • Overlook of Cockins Hall

    Overlook of Cockins Hall

    (Published May 23, 2014)

  • Light pole

    Light pole

    Macro image of light pole outside library. (Published May 28, 2014)

  • It's the 3 of Us

    It's the 3 of Us

    (Published June 20, 2014)

  • Coming soon…Towers at night

    Towers at night

    (Published August 4, 2014)

  • Coming soon…Nap at the Wex

    Nap at the Wex

    (Published August 7, 2014)

  • Coming soon…Autumn on King Ave

    Autumn on King Ave

    (Published October 21, 2014)

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