The Ohio State University at Marion

Topping Out Ceremony set for Aug. 24

Archived story written: August 2016

With the framing of Ohio State Marion’s new science and engineering building nearing completion, Dean and Director, Gregory S. Rose invites you to a Topping Out Ceremony on Weds., Aug. 24, 2016 at 12:30 p.m. This event is open to the community and no RSVP is required. Attendees can sign the steel beam between 12:30 and 1 p.m. The formal ceremony and brief remarks will begin at 1 p.m. on the south side of the academic quad. Public parking will be available in the lots on the east and west sides of campus. Follow the signs and police officer directions. The outdoor event will proceed rain or shine; attendees are encouraged to bring an umbrella if there is rain in the forecast.

For questions or additional information, contact Dave Claborn, Director of Development and Community Relations at 740-725-6360 or by email at