Concerns raised about fate of ‘Rook Week’ video

A request by the university’s top communications official to review the rook week video has raised concerns that the celebrated filming tradition may be discontinued. [Read more…]

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Norwich students take part in ‘Restorative Justice’ exercise

On Oct. 16, the Criminal Justice Honors Society along with several other Norwich students participated in Barre’s Restorative Justice Simulation at the Barre Justice Center. [Read more…]

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Norwich has growing number of ‘hybrid’ classes

Pay close attention as you read your syllabi at the start of next semester: You may be surprised by what you read as you find out you are enrolled in a “hybrid” class. These classes, a combination of classroom and online digital work, are now being offered at Norwich University in addition to other online class options. [Read more…]

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Norwich alum and Army Col. gains dream of coaching football

In August of 2014, the Norwich University football team added an alum and military veteran to its coaching staff, and this member has undergone a huge transition from the military to the football field. [Read more…]

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Norwich football bringing in Canadian athletes

The recruiting process for the Norwich University football program has taken itself not only past the bounds of New England, but out of the United States and across the border. [Read more…]

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Women’s basketball prepares for 2014-2015 season

After the Norwich Women’s Basketball team ended last season with a winning 15-13 record, players are eager to finish number one in their division and bring home the trophy this season, according to the head coach. [Read more…]

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Norwich men’s ice hockey team begins upcoming season with high hopes

The 2014-2015 Norwich University men’s hockey team is ready to make a run at another national championship, according to one of the three team captains. [Read more…]

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Men’s rugby works for nationals bid

The men’s rugby team faces a mountainous challenge if they
want to get a bid to nationals, but the squad is primed and ready to
tackle this arduous undertaking.
To get a bid, the team must win the [Read more…]

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Norwich Alumnus taps into his pride

081114_OC_14th Star Brewery Steve G-39Norwich University has a long list of notable and prosperous alumni to be proud of: seven Medal of Honor recipients, a number of military generals, the architect of the trans-continental railway, even a former Chief of Staff of the Army to President Bush.

The newest addition to the list? An established beer brewer. Steve Gagner is an alum from the graduating class of 2003 and current Army National Guard Captain. He is also the founder and current owner of 14th Star Brewery and will be an integral part in these next four years of the Forging the Future campaign that Norwich University has embarked upon. [Read more…]

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Mysteries of Sullivan Museum unveiled

sullivan_tiger_skull1Crossing the entrance into Norwich University’s Sullivan Museum and History Center (SMHC), visitors can view many artifacts but a few really stand out.

“We definitely have some really bizarre things in the collection,” said Sarah Henrich, Director of the Sullivan Museum and History Center. “Take a special look at the grass skirt. Because that’s the married ladies grass skirt. That’s the six-inch one.”

“Unmarried Pacific Islander women wore a shorter four-inch skirt,” Heinrich said.
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