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Our Campus In Bloom - January

 

 

Let's Dash Out for a Quick Walk!


Click on any of the photographs for a closer look and more information.


 

Exit the Werner University Center main doors on Monmouth Avenue and let's look at 4 different trees on campus. Maybe there's even something in bloom!

 

Turn south and walk to Jackson Street where you'll turn west. Turn north between the Natural Sciences building and Old Physical Education and look up at the stately ~

 

Port Orford cedars

Cedar trees

 

Take the stairs down and walk under the Humanities and Social Sciences building. (No additional pictures with this photograph.)

 

Humanities and Social Science building looking at the west wing

 

Continue past Maple Hall until you reach Church Street. Follow Church Street until you come to the Jensen Arctic Museum. On the corner is an impressive ~

 

Turkish Filbert Tree Covered with Catkins

Filbert in bloom near the Jensen Arctic Museum

 

From this corner, walk northeast along Stadium Drive just past the museum to admire a small grove of ~

 

Paperbark Birch Trees

Trees

 

Say, it's cold out! Let's pick up the pace and go to Valsetz Dining Hall for a cup of hot chocolate.

 

As you leave Valsetz, use the stairs on the left and stop at the bottom to closely examine those dead-looking shrubs to see ~

 

Winter-Blooming Witchhazel

Witch hazel

 

Turn right and dash back to the Werner University Center. Enter the building the bank of stairs on the north side. Now wasn't that an invigorating walk?

 

Thank you for joining us. Please return in February to see our awakening campus grounds.

 

 

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