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View From Your Ivory Tower #3

One reader who correctly guesses the campus on which this photograph was taken will win a one-year subscription to our print magazine. Also, get the answer from last week's contest.

First, the answer to last week's contest: Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts. Only one reader managed to correctly guess the answer, and he has a personal connection to the institution. In an explanation, winner Andrew Hernandez wrote:

I was an Assistant Dean of the College at Williams from 1988-93 and recognize the older white buildings, the far one I believe is Dodd House.

Upon entering the shot, submitter Laurel Hamers described the scene this way:

...the view from the just-constructed Sawyer Library, looking out over Dodd Circle (a collection of residence halls). The mountains in the background are the Berkshires.

And with that, here's this week's mystery photograph:

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Check back next Friday for notes on where this photograph was taken—and see if your guess was accurate. And, in the meantime, consider submitting a photograph of your own.

Happy guessing!

View From Your Ivory Tower is a photo submission contest. High-resolution photographs of views from the windows of places of higher education should be emailed to and include the name of the institution and a description of the buildings or landscapes pictured. Those whose photos are selected will receive a free one-year subscription to our print magazine.