Blackwell Inn

Coordinates: 40°00′17.25″N 83°1′.1″W / 40.0047917°N 83.016694°W / 40.0047917; -83.016694

The Blackwell Inn is an upscale full-service hotel located on-campus at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. It is located adjacent to The Max M. Fisher College of Business. The Blackwell Inn is named after Roger Blackwell, a marketing professor who pledged $7 million to the university in 2001.[1] Ohio State operates the hotel, and it is the only hotel located on campus. Dining includes Bistro 2110 on the ground floor and The Blackwell Lounge.

The Blackwell Inn
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The exterior of The Blackwell Inn
General information
TypeHotel
Address2110 Tuttle Park Place
Town or cityColumbus, Ohio
CountryUSA
Coordinates40°00′17.25″N 83°1′.1″W / 40.0047917°N 83.016694°W / 40.0047917; -83.016694
Named forRoger Blackwell
OpenedJune 2002
OwnerThe Ohio State University
Technical details
MaterialMasonry
Floor count10
Design and construction
Architecture firmKarlsberger Corporation
Website
Official website

HistoryEdit

The Blackwell Inn was built as a part of Phase III of the Fisher College of Business. It first opened to the public in 2002.[2] The Blackwell was used as a student dormitory, and for quarantine housing during the COVID-19 pandemic.[3]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Now free, Blackwell attempts to regain his life". The Columbus Dispatch. Retrieved 2016-02-03.
  2. ^ Herrick, John (2008-11-17). "Blackwell Inn at Fisher College" (PDF). Archived from the original on 2008-11-17. Retrieved 2021-04-26.
  3. ^ "Ohio State begins virtual instruction with COVID positivity rate above 3 percent". The Lantern. 2021-01-13. Retrieved 2021-04-26.

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