In these first two segments, we’re going to learn about Jerrie Mock—and about local artists who helped commemorate the 50th anniversary of her pioneering flight around the world.
Brutus on Parade Steps Off at Schottenstein Center
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The area around the Schottenstein Center on the Ohio State University campus is sprouting some colorful characters with names like Blarney, Adventure, First in Space. They all share the same last name, Brutus.
Ohio State officials had expected Brutus on Parade to raise as much as $1 million to help with renovation of the Thompson library. Rick Van Brimmer, director of Trademark and Licensing Services at OSU says they are now looking at a smaller donation after the statues are auctioned in October