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Alumni connect to their colleges with Campus Cameo Diploma Frames

Posted in By Lauren Miller

Which building or area on campus stands out at your university or college?


College campuses, whether historic, new, elegant, comfortable or anything beyond or in-between, have been captured in artistic images for our custom-made Campus Cameo Diploma Frames. These images of notable campus places are set above a diploma, and the representations strike a chord with new graduates and alumni.

Are any of your college’s buildings built in the Neo-Classical style as was The William and Norma Horvitz Administration Building at Nova Southeastern University in Florida? This two-story building with a central rotunda overlooks a lake and is situated at the main entrance to the campus. Impressive!

 The William and Norma Horvitz Administration Building Eglomise image
 The William and Norma Horvitz Administration Building
ova Southeastern University Campus Cameo Diploma Frame 
Nova Southeastern University 
Campus Cameo Diploma Frame 

Is it a popular spot to meet friends, read, and relax? That’s how it is at Stony Brook University The State University of New York. The Academic Mall is the school’s grand entrance and is the core of the campus. Love this! 
Academic Mall at Stony Brook University  The State University of New York
        Stony Brook University, State University of New York Campus Cameo Diploma Frame
 Academic Mall at Stony Brook University
The State University of New York
  Stony Brook University Campus Cameo Diploma Frame 

Or maybe it is the first building to be built when the college was founded, such as Roberts Hall at High Point University in North Carolina. 

 Roberts Hall at High Point University Eglomise image
 Roberts Hall at High Point University
Roberts Hall was built in 1924, is one of the campus’ landmarks, and can be seen from almost everywhere on campus. Administrative offices, including the Office of the President, are located at Roberts Hall.  Plus, commencement takes place on the Roberts Hall lawn each spring accommodating over 8,000 students, faculty and guests.

What helps connect us to a university besides the education and other students, is the visual look of the place.  Perhaps it’s the location – urban, town, or rural.  The size of the college plays a part.   Maybe the campus is beautiful or traditional.  Or has an amazing landscape. 

The buildings, entrances, chapels, or libraries, some historic and imposing, others modern and sleek, certainly get our attention as well.  These distinct campus buildings are part of the college atmosphere which we identify with. The artistic versions in the Campus Cameo Frames are by Eglomise, Inc. or Overly art. 

Other Spots on Campus to Enjoy or for Reflection

Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts - Krentzman Quadrangle - One of the main entrances to the Northeastern campus, the Krentzman Quad is a place to relax, listen to a concert, or make purchases from local vendors.
 rentzman Quadrangle at Northeastern University Eglomise image
 Krentzman Quadrangle at Northeastern University

In 1996, the main quadrangle on Huntington Avenue was dedicated to Harvey Krentzman. He was a World War II veteran and a graduate of Northeastern in 1949, and he went on to create, in 1959, the Small Business Institute at Northeastern University's School of Continuing Education. In 1968, he also wrote, "Managing for Profits," to help entrepreneurs better fuse together business theory and day-to-day operations.

Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut - The archway of Downes Memorial Clock Tower takes you to the main Quadrangle. The interfaith Chapel, shown below, is a Hartford landmark. Completed in 1932, the structure was designed in the English Perpendicular Gothic style by Philip Frohman, architect of the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C..

 Downes Memorial and Clock Tower & Trinity College Chapel Eglomise image      

    
 Trinity College Campus Cameo Diploma Frame
 Downes Memorial and Clock Tower & Trinity College Chapel   Trinity College Campus Cameo Diploma Frame 
 
The Citadel The Military College of South Carolina's Campus Cameo features Summerall Chapel.  The first service at the Summerall Chapel was held September 9, 1937, a year after the cornerstone was laid in September 1936.  The chapel was dedicated on April 10, 1938 as the Cadet Chapel. Cadets are encouraged to become involved in the religious group of their choice, and visitors to The Citadel, and especially family members of Cadets, are welcome to attend services.

 Summerall Chapel and Thomas Dry Howie Carillon  Eglomise image         The Citadel The Military College of South Carolina Diploma Frame
 Summerall Chapel and Thomas Dry Howie Carillon    The Citadel The Military College of South Carolina Diploma Frame 

Massachusetts Institute of Technology was founded in 1861, and is located in Cambridge, MA, across the Charles River from downtown Boston.  It's got impressive buildings and a 168-acre campus spanning over a mile along the Charles River.  

 View from the Charles River of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology       Massachusetts Institute of Technology Campus Cameo Diploma Frame
View from the Charles River of the
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Campus Cameo Diploma Frame

Boston University in Massachusetts - It's right in the middle of a busy city, and besides a view of the Charles River, the campus has grassy lawns, ivy-covered walls, brownstones, and high-rises.

 Boston University Campus from the Charles River       Boston University Campus Cameo Diploma Frame
 Boston University Campus from the Charles River    Boston University Campus Cameo Diploma Frame

Other Facades/Looks

 Eglomise image of Butler Library at Columbia University
 Butler Library at Columbia University
Columbia University in New York City Butler Library was built in an Italian Renaissance design, and opened in 1934,. The library now houses two million volumes, and is the largest of the more than twenty libraries and collections comprising Columbia University Libraries.   




  
Franklin & Marshall College in Pennsylvania - Old Main was dedicated in 1856 and is a Gothic Revival-style building listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Administrative offices and the Harold T. Miller Recital Hall are located in Old Main.

 Old Main building at Franklin & Marshall College       Franklin & Marshall College Campus Cameo Diploma Frame
Old Main     Franklin & Marshall College Campus Cameo Diploma Frame

Other Firsts

Providence College – Harkins Hall

In 1917, the governor of Rhode Island incorporated the college, plus the groundbreaking took place for the first campus building, Harkins Hall. It was the only building on campus when the college first opened. In the beginning, the Dominican Friar teachers lived on the fourth floor of the building, but students commuted.

Harkins Hall - Providence College       Providence College Campus Cameo Diploma Frame 
Harkins Hall   Providence College Campus Cameo Diploma Frame

Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana/ Gibson Hall



Constructed in 1894 in the Richardsonian Romanesque styleGibson Hall was the first building on the Tulane University Campus. Gibson Hall was named after Randall lee Gibson, a Confederate General, a U.S. Senator and first President of Tulane University's Board of Administrators. 

Gibson Hall at Tulane University Campus Cameo
      Tulane University Campus Cameo Diploma Frame
Gibson Hall    Tulane University Campus Cameo Diploma Frame 

The College of Charleston - Harrison Randolph Hall

The College of Charleston in South Carolina was chartered 228 years ago on March 19, 1785. When the college had a curriculum to regularly grant degrees, the Reverend Jasper Adams arranged for the first building to be constructed. The building, named Harrison Randolph Hall for former College president Harrison Randolph (1897-1945). Also, Harrison Randolph Hall is visited by prospective students, parents and tourists when they are in Charleston. Check out the Foursquare page on Harrison Randolph Hall to view comments and other information. 

Harrison Randolph Hall - College of Charleston Diploma Frame
     College of Charleston Campus Cameo Diploma Frame
Harrison Randolph Hall    College of Charleston Campus Cameo Diploma Frame 

Emerson College -  Row House

The Row House built over a century ago. There are also other historic Row Houses in Massachusetts. Learn more about the Row Houses here. 

  Emerson College -  Row House Eglomise image      Emerson College Campus Cameo Diploma Frame 
Row House    Emerson College Campus Cameo Diploma Frame

There’s nothing like a visual image of your own campus to keep wonderful memories. Search for your college/university to find your school specific Campus Cameo Diploma Frame!

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