Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
WOSU News Archives For: June 19, 2007
Columbus Public Schools has had its share of challenges over the past several years: school closings, safety issues, student enrollment loss. But the school system said it’s bouncing back from those problems. Now Republican mayoral candidate Bill Todd said he wants to change the entire structure of the school system. He wants it to be under the mayor’s control.
Columbus Arson Investigators were called to a northwest side neighborhood to search for clues in an alleged hate crime. A resident found a large wooden cross was burned on his property.
Cartoons have come to COSI for the summer, where a temporary exhibit reveals the scientific secrets behind America’s favorite animations.
Branding is everywhere. Our soft-drinks, our insurance companies, even our public radio station. The city of Columbus has had several brands over the years. With the city’s bicentennial approaching, WOSU commentator and local historian Ed Lentz suggests Columbus try to boost its brand image a bit.