Archives for March 2013

Students master academics and parenthood

At the start of college, Brie Davis joined the cheer leading team for Norwich University and was also on a four-year scholarship contract with the Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC). [Read more…]

Young officers gain new perspective at NU

The presence of commissioned Army officers from the New Mexico Military Institute (NMMI) in Roswell, N.M., is increasing on the Norwich University campus. [Read more…]

For some cadets, a turn to civilian employment

When Richard “Goose” Johnson began his four year career at Norwich University as a member of the Corps of Cadets, he had aspirations of joining the armed services. During his time here, his path has shifted and new goals have arisen. [Read more…]

Is stress or lack of responsibility to blame for campus vandalism?

At the end of a long stressful week, many Norwich students want to unshackle from the stress of academics.  However, this need to unwind has led to an increase in damage on campus. [Read more…]

Easter traditions hold unique roots

Easter Sunday is the holiest day of the year for some and a family holiday for others.The day has many different customs as well as influences. The holiday’s date, unlike Christmas or St. Patrick’s day, changes every year. [Read more…]

Men’s hockey loses in NCAA semifinals

The Norwich University men’s ice hockey team ended the season with a tough loss to Oswego State in the semi-finals of the NCAA tournament on March 15th. [Read more…]

Dave Pinto takes fourth at wrestling regionals

At the end of every wrestling season, the athletes close off with an individual tournament, known as “regionals” to members of the Norwich University wrestling team. [Read more…]

Women’s rugby team hikes 25 miles for spring training

Norwich senior Briana Buckles shares her personal experience hiking part of the Appalachian Trail with the women’s rugby team over this year’s spring break. [Read more…]

Shimkus breaks hitting record: Baseball has successful spring trip to Florida

The Norwich University baseball team spent spring break playing one of America’s favorite pastimes, the way it was meant to be: outside in the beautiful sun. The team went to Vero Beach, Fla., the former spring training home of the Los Angeles Dodgers, where NU participated in six ball games. [Read more…]

Focus on: Interview Questions

“Practice makes perfect!” That old adage applies to rehearsing for plays and recitals, and also to practicing for employment interviews. Are you prepared to answer these common types of interview questions? If you need more information or would like a FREE list of 50 commonly asked questions, visit the Career Development Center, Room 232 WCC. [Read more…]