NORTHFIELD, Vt. – Norwich University and the Society of American Military Engineers have partnered to offer a $3,000 scholarship for engineering professionals who wish to enter into an online master’s degree program through the College of Graduate and Continuing Studies (CGCS).
Cadets lose grip on lead in third quarter despite staying mostly even in overall yards for game
First, the good news for Norwich University’s football team. The Cadets held the lead against host Massachusetts Institute of Technology into the third quarter Saturday. Quarterback Matt Dunn, playing in his home state, threw for 300-plus yards. Wide receiver Manni Romero had 100 yards-plus receiving. Both players moved up in Norwich’s record books.
Now, the bad news for the Cadets. The lead didn’t hold and the Engineers won 34-21.
With varsity team, scholarships and summer camp esports become draw for Norwich
Welcome to the machines.
This arena has neither turf nor ice nor mats nor hardwood floor. But this ring of connected terminals in Mack Hall opens to the electronic space where Norwich’s esports team connects, practices and competes.
Norwich’s esports team officially launched in fall 2018 after computer science Professor Jeremy Hansen organized enthusiasts and entered them in competitions. The team is preparing to compete in events governed by the National Association of Collegiate Esports, a governing body founded in 2016.
Norwich Ballroom Dancing Club twists, turns and tunes up at Regimental Ball rehearsal
The jazz band had yet to lug its instruments — horns, bass drum, electric bass — across Plumley Armory’s shined-to-a-gloss gym floor. And the Regimental Ball’s pomp and pageantry were a day and a night away. But on a late October Friday night, a few dozen dedicated members of Norwich’s Ballroom Dancing Club had their dancing shoes on.
In summer 2019, a team of 11 Norwich University cadets and one member from the Gen. Mihailo Apostolski Military Academy of North Macedonia visited the Balkans on a field study trip. The goal was providing future officers from two countries first-person experience to understand and evaluate conflict and to cooperate internationally with other nationalities.
The Olmsted Foundation funded the trip, coordinated in partnership with Norwich University’s Peace and War Center.
Here are recollections of the journey from some of the Norwich students.
Three-week-trip aims to assess NATO's role in decreasing tensions, enhancing stability within Balkans
The Field Study: NATO’s Role in the Balkans began with planning in December 2018 and a visit to the Balkans in summer 2019. It represented the task of a lifetime for a team of 11 Norwich University cadets and one member from the Gen. Mihailo Apostolski Military Academy of North Macedonia.
NORTHFIELD, Vt. – Norwich University’s Sullivan Museum and History Center presents “Reframing Early History: King Philip’s War and the Abenaki Nation,” a talk by award-winning author, literary scholar, and historian Lisa Brooks, Ph.D., at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19 in Mack Hall Auditorium.
This event, sponsored by the Vermont Academy of Arts and Sciences, is free and open to the public.
Norwich environmental chemist Professor Seth Frisbie and his wife and research partner, Erika Mitchell lead study
Outdated U.S. regulations for manganese in infant formula and toddler nutritional drinks are potentially putting children at risk, according to the authors of a new study published in today’s issue of the PLoS ONE science journal.
Led by Norwich University environmental chemist Professor Seth Frisbie and his wife and research partner of more than 20 years, Erika Mitchell, Ph.D., the study analyzed manganese levels in 44 varieties of infant formula and toddler nutritional beverages sold in the United States and France.
Touchdown with six seconds left sends Cadets to 31-27 loss
Last-minute karma smiled on Norwich twice this season — a blocked kick on the last play of the season opener and a last-second field goal on the last play of the Homecoming game sealed victories. But on Saturday in Washington, D.C., fortune’s fickle finger pointed to the other side.
Catholic University quarterback Evan O’Donnell, pressed into service when starter Brady Berger was knocked from the game, threw a 6-yard pass to Trey Carson for a touchdown with six seconds left to help the host Cardinals top Norwich 31-27 at Cardinal Stadium.