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Windows Into Columbia’s Soul

With only a month of school left, this is a sad time for many seniors, who look around them and can’t help but feel waves of nostalgia issuing from all corners of this revered, and remarkably architecturally homogeneous campus. Soon-to-be graduate David Roche sent us this gem, and we were so touched that we thought we would send out a call for any and all nostalgic photos of the Columbia campus, the best of which will be posted closer to the time of graduation. Please send photos to tips@bwog.net. Happy (sad) snapping!

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19 Comments

  • typo? says:

    @typo? You typed Columbia’s soul?

    Did you mean Columbia’s foul?

    Just read the bloodbath on ASOCW.

    1. Anonymous says:

      @Anonymous how is it a bloodbath? I think it’s funny

      1. Anonymous says:

        @Anonymous you support my point.

        1. Anonymous says:

          @Anonymous that you don’t have a sense of humor? I’m confused.

          1. Anonymous says:

            @Anonymous humorless…
            souless…
            means nothing in the end.

  • hmm yes says:

    @hmm yes I will be quite nostalgic about my college days when Columbia is underwater, thanks for the insight Bwog

    1. Dave says:

      @Dave The picture is social commentary on the swim test.

  • Anonymous says:

    @Anonymous I’m no photographer or Photoshop wizard, but I get the feeling that a simple black and white would have worked in place of the underwater vibe.

    1. Dave says:

      @Dave Yeah, I am certainly not a photographer. I was just going for a hint of Columbia blue, and it is now evident that it comes off looking like a scene from Deep Blue Sea. Apparently, Sam Jackson might have to kill some mother-f***ing sharks on this campus.

      1. Anonymous says:

        @Anonymous I like the photo!

      2. I am light blue says:

        @I am light blue It the color fits in with today’s bwog theme. On all other occasions, use http://bit.ly/9Et0IC

      3. It works says:

        @It works People who criticize art just don’t “get it” yet. You were clearly echoing the bluish-green tones of the corroded copper roofs of many of our oldest buildings.

  • obg says:

    @obg Dave Roche is a God.

    1. wifey says:

      @wifey seconded

  • Anonymous says:

    @Anonymous depressing.

  • Anonymous says:

    @Anonymous why is it blue?

  • spencer says:

    @spencer great photo

  • hmmm... says:

    @hmmm... Cute, but definitely not blog-worthy. Sorry.

  • alumnus says:

    @alumnus Graduated last year and still miss Columbia every day. Enjoy it while you can, even if it sucks the life out of you. There’s no place like it.

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