University of Notre Dame

The Story of Notre Dame

Photography by Robert F. Ringel

Robert F. Ringel

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Born in East Detroit, Michigan; married with three children; Bachelor's degree in Architecture and Engineering from the University of Detroit; Master of Arts degree from Central Michigan University; and an Educational Specialist degree (EdS.) in Higher Education from CMU. He has served education since 1967 as a national licensed Architect in the states of Michigan, Florida and Indiana for three major Universities.

Bob is a member of the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards, the American Institute of Architects, the Association of University Architects, the Society for College and University Planning, and has worked at the University of Notre Dame, Office of the University Architect, since 1991 and resides in Mishawaka, Indiana.

His photography and artwork in all mediums have appeared in various exhibitions and publications, magazines, architectural trade journals, books and jacket covers, such as Edward Sorin, Fr. Marvin O'Connell's biography of Notre Dame's founder; Notre Dame -- The Official Campus Guide; Mystical Rose; Landscapes of the Soul; Conversations With The Merciful God; Marian Apparitions Today; Messages From Jesus on the Holy Spirit; Stones -- Their Collection, Identification, and Uses; Development of Performance-Based Education for Architecture (ERIC); AUA Annual Newsletter Artwork; AUA Annual Membership Publications Artwork; and Solar Energy Publications and Designs (copyrighted).