The Biological Sciences Greenhouse at OSU has been fortunate to have multiple bloomings of the Titan Arum, aka, the corpse flower. They have its smaller but also smelly cousin, the Voodoo Lily. From its bruise-colored bloom that resembles a corpse, to its stench of rotting flesh, this tropical flower masks its beauty to attract its pollinators.
Student Recovering After Six-Story Fall
A 19-year-old college student is improving after surviving a fall from a sixth-floor window of a University of Dayton residence hall.
Michael Fuchs is recovering from injuries sustained in the apparent fall from the Marycrest Complex residence hall on Saturday. A university official said his condition was “serious but improving.”
Police and UD officials are investigating the cause of the fall.
It’s the second time this month a freshman has fallen from the sixth floor of a university dorm. In the first incident, an 18-year-old man died in what the coroner’s office ruled a suicide, but his parents are disputing the conclusion.