Thursday, February 18, 2010

IDS: Auditorium fills for Nobel Lecture speech

Distinguished Professor Elinor Ostrom presents an updated version of her Nobel Prize lecture to an audience Feb. 16, 2010, at the IU Auditorium in Bloomington, Ind. Ostrom is the University's eighth Nobel Prize recipient. (
Ryan Dorgan | IDS)

Elinor and Vincent Ostrom stood side by side, hands held tightly as they became recipients of the University Medal, IU’s highest honor.

The medal, awarded by IU President Michael McRobbie, was presented prior to Professor Elinor Ostrom’s Nobel Prize lecture Tuesday at the IU

McRobbie said the distinction has only been awarded 10 times.

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(By Alycin Bektesh: IDS: 2/17/2010)