First, the answer to last week's contest: University of Chicago. Many readers guessed the campus correctly, but we selected Jordan Larson, the first correct guesser, as the winner of a one-year subscription to our print magazine for the simplicity and spirit of her answer.
I spent more than [a] few nights as an undergrad sneeking [sic] into Rockefeller Chapel lol
Upon submitting the shot, Sarah Gaither described the scene this way:
This is at The University of Chicago early one morning on an unusually foggy day here. This is the Rockerfeller [sic] Memorial Chapel on campus which is by order the tallest building on campus.... It is used for services, lectures, and graduations and really is iconic of the gothic building style of campus.
And with that, here's this week's mystery photograph:
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.