Killian Young / Columbia College
Alma Mater (Latin for “nourishing mother”) watches over campus through the dark days of winter. The sculpture, designed by Daniel Chester French and cast in bronze by John Williams, was unveiled on September 23, 1903, in front of Low Memorial Library following the opening exercises to kick off the University’s 150th academic year.
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