Second tiny house sited in December, providing home for holiday season
Norwich University’s students and faculty used their civic-mindedness and creativity to leave a lasting holiday gift in Barre, Vermont before the winter break. The stylish, ecologically efficient tiny home they built, LIFT 2.0, stands as an example of affordable housing’s future and marks a step toward resolving local homelessness.
Read more: From Design+Build Collaborative, a community LIFT in Barre
NORTHFIELD, Vt. — Norwich University officials announced the appointment of Martin Hanifin ’86 as vice president of finance and chief financial officer effective early March 2021.
Read more: Norwich University names Martin Hanifin ’86 as new vice president of finance and CFO
NORTHFIELD, Vt. — Norwich University’s Peace and War Center welcomes Dr. Grazia (Grace) Scoppio as a Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Peace and War Studies for the Spring 2021 semester.
Read more: Norwich University hosts Fulbright research fellow in military diversification
‘Reshaping the Workplace’ webinar, Career and Internship Center information sessions, highlight week’s schedule
Business watchers including social network LinkedIn and ratings website Glassdoor, report diversity leaders will be critical to businesses’ and organizations’ ability to innovate, vie for talent and grow. A webinar directed by College of Graduate and Continuing Studies will explore this topic in a coming-week webinar.
Read more: Week ahead, Jan. 25 to Jan. 29, 2021: Diversity explored
Norwich University participates in virtual parade for Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s presidential inauguration
The invite came in a flash; the moment lasted a blink. But Norwich University seized its chance and joined Wednesday’s virtual Parade Across America, which honored Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s presidential inauguration.
Read more: Live from Northfield, Vermont... Welcome, Mr. President!
College of Graduate and Continuing Studies master’s degree recipient receives American Foreign Service Association creative dissent award
Ruling majorities often push dissenters to the margins (and into the historical dustbin). But a Norwich alumnus who earned two master’s degrees at the university won an American Foreign Service Association award for disagreeing agreeably.
Read more: A contrarian view, rewarded
New electronic scheduling system, staff efforts smooth COVID-19 testing and arrivals, officials say
By the time students began arriving on Norwich University’s Northfield, Vermont, campus Friday for the Spring 2021 semester, teams of Norwich faculty and staff were ready. Electronic message boards in campus buildings were loaded with greetings, COVID-19 tests were waiting at Plumley Armory and Facilities Operations staff members stood ready to move snow and ease movement.
Read more: With masks and moxie, Norwich greets spring semester students
NORTHFIELD, Vt. – Norwich University French Program Director and Assistant Professor of French Dr. Sophia Mizouni was awarded a $2,200 grant from the FACE Foundation to put on Tournées French Film Festival in a virtual format this spring.
Read more: Norwich French program gets grant to mount film festival