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Nearly 200 Years—Learn More About Norwich

Building Resilient Communities through Interdisciplinary Research and Design Collaboration

DIRECTOR
Tara Kulkarni, PhD, PE
tkulkarn@norwich.edu

Welcome to the Norwich University Center for Global Resilience and Security News Blog where you'll find all the news and events happenings in and outside the classroom. This is a welcomed venue for all our communities to participate and learn. CGRS is building resilient communities by focusing on the four interrelated themes of water, infrastructure, energy, and climate.

Check back soon for our Annual Report.

Upcoming Events

March 30, 2019
Dog River Conservancy Outreach Event
VT STEM Fair
Norwich University

May 30, 2019
Infrastructure Symposium

June 7-8, 2019
Resilient Vermont Conference
“Food, Energy, Water, and People”

Featured Videos

On January 15, 2019, CGRS Director Tara Kulkarni spoke at Northeastern University on the subject, “Urban Resilience: What’s the Role of Water Infrastructure?” Learn more about her presentation, and watch the talk here:

In 2016, Professor Tara Kulkarni, future CGRS director, discusses green infrastructure and education.

Norwich students address worldwide water-management challenges.

Journalist and author Jonathan Mingle visits Norwich to discuss his book, Fire and Ice, which tells a lesser-known story about black carbon and global warming.

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    NU Student a Standout at International Conference In May 2018, when Elizabeth Ells ’18 arrived at Resilient Cities, the Annual Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation in Bonn, Germany, she was in for a surprise. Of all the students in attendance at this international conference, she Read More
  • $132K NSF Grant for Vermont Lakes Research

    $132K NSF Grant for Vermont Lakes Research Norwich University Professor of Earth and Environmental Science Laurie Grigg has earned a $132,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support her research on insights into the impacts of climate change on Vermont lakes. The NSF recently announced Read More
  • Kulkarni Wins Grant for CGRS Work

    CGRS Director Tara Kulkarni (far right) with her engineering students. (Photo by Mark Collier.) In November 2017, the Center for Global Resilience and Security (CGRS) at Norwich University was awarded a $2,500 High Meadows Fund grant (supporting organization of the Vermont Community Foundation), to support the development of the mission, composition, role and responsibilities Read More
  • CGRS Holds Resilience Summit

    In April 2017, just a month after its official unveiling, Norwich University’s Center for Global Resilience and Security (CGRS) hosted its first summit, “Think Global, Act Local.” Co-sponsored by Community Resilience Organizations, the event’s offerings included inspiring presentations by local Read More
  • CGRS Co-Hosts State Hazard Mitigation Plan Working Groups

    Photo: Hazard-mitigation experts at work in an office space Norwich University’s Center for Global Resilience and Security together with Vermont Emergency Management will co-host Vermont’s Hazard Mitigation Action Planning workshop on Tuesday, Aug. 22, from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. in Kreitzberg Library. The workshop brings together Vermonters from diverse Read More
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