• January 19th, 2013

Gas line break chills dorm life

An OSU contractor performing tests for a “geotechnical drilling project” near a natural gas regulator on Lane Avenue broke the gas line, said Dave Isaacs, spokesman for Student Life. The line broke at about 4:30 p.m. Wednesday.

  • December 11th, 2012

Mirror Lake jump costs OSU $46,000

Repairs to Mirror Lake and the surrounding areas will cost an estimated $24,600, said Student Life spokesman Dave Isaacs. The public safety presence will cost an estimated $21,735, said Administration and Planning spokeswoman Lindsay Komlanc.

  • November 23rd, 2012

Mirror Lake Jump coverage

Students were encouraged not to jump in an email sent by the university Monday morning. "The combination of cold weather, alcohol, wet clothing and the slippery lake bottom can lead to lots of bad things," vice president for Student Life Javaune Adams-Gaston wrote. "I promise that your Ohio State experience will not be diminished for missing this."

  • October 31st, 2012

Pomerene Hall Panoramas

A panoramic shot of the pool at Pomerene Hall at Ohio State University

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  • October 4th, 2012

Park-Stradley dorm flooding links, details

Two weeks ago last Sunday (has it really been so long?), I got a tip from an OSU student that Taylor Tower on North Campus was losing water pressure, that students were being sent to the RPAC to get drinking water and showers. The office assistants at the front desk of Taylor said it was a water main break somewhere on South Campus. Editors said "go" and I went.

  • October 4th, 2012

Sewer inspections precede eventual North Campus renovation

In preparation for the planned North Residential District renovation at Ohio State, maintenance crews are inspecting the sewers.

  • September 27th, 2012

Fact-checking SMH's "enemy of the state"

There's a lot of talk in the news sphere right now about Julian Assange being labeled a "enemy of the state".

  • September 2nd, 2012

Dead bee found at the Ohio Union

Dead bee on a windowsill.

  • September 2nd, 2012

It pays to climb ladders

crane From the roof of Norton House, the crane on OSU's North Campus is extremely visible.

  • September 1st, 2012

How I interviewed a man who wouldn't talk

My most-recent piece for The Lantern reatured an interview with Nikhil Chopra, a performance artist. As part of his performance "inside out: As the stars viewed the Palace," Chopra didn't talk