Cartoonist and artist Marek Bennett helps Spanish language students tap the power of draftsmanship
From the simplest tools — slips of paper and stubby eraserless pencils — and the briefest moments — a five-minute cartooning session — can come sharable art and insightful expression, graphic artist and cartoonist Marek Bennett showed Norwich students Wednesday. Lengthen the drawing time and add contributors and collaboration, he suggested, and this art can direct social change.
Smithsonian’s Cultural Rescue Initiative director describes international efforts to preserve cultural artifacts in wartime
Buried amid war’s rubble and ruin may lie artwork — paintings, pictures, sculptures — that speak to and about a civilization, culture and era. Corine Wegener has spent years working to save them.
NORTHFIELD, Vt. — Norwich University’s College of Graduate and Continuing Studies (CGCS) officials announced the new online Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program, which is designed to provide students with the communication, leadership and problem-solving skills needed as a high-level manager. The program is set to begin in May 2020.
Senior Andrew Zogg learns professionalism, gains experience working for National Life Group
By the time Andrew Zogg ’20, came to the Norwich University Career and Internship Center during the spring semester of his junior year, he knew the value of internships. He had already completed a marketing internship for a manufacturing company near his home in Maine. But since Zogg is an accounting and business management major, he decided an internship in that field would be important.
Zogg had heard it was possible to get an internship where he could earn academic credit toward his degree, get paid by the employer, and gain professional skills and connections. He came to the Career and Internship Center for the details.
NORTHFIELD, Vt. — Norwich University officials announced today that the five-year $100 million bicentennial campaign, “Forging the Future,” concluded at the end of 2019 and far exceeded the goal, raising $121,239,000.
International Center celebration dinner celebrates university record number of students who experienced semester abroad
Olivia Bloom said seeing the world opened her eyes.
The senior neuroscience major, Student Government Association president, cadet and enlisted U.S. Marine has traveled abroad twice during her Norwich years, to Chengdu, China, in summer 2017 and Cusco, Peru, in fall 2018. Though the experiences varied widely, both helped her grow profoundly, she said, teaching her that life can change with a handshake.
NORTHFIELD, Vt. — Norwich University announced a $25,000 grant from the George and Carol Olmsted Foundation to support the Peace and War Center’s Overseas Cultural Immersion Trip.
Transition and academic success coach Lisa Brucken wins National Academic Advising Association award
Every semester, Norwich students arrive with one momentous choice made (where to go to college) but perhaps another weighing on them (what to study.) For four years, Lisa Brucken has stood ready to offer counsel and guidance. Students and colleagues have appreciated her work, and now she’s earned an award.
In December, just before winter recess, Brucken, a transition and academic success coach in Norwich’s Center for Student Success, learned she’s receiving the National Academic Advising Association’s 2020 Region I Excellence in Advising award.
Prolifically scoring Norwich women’s hockey forward nets her 100th career goal
For Amanda Conway, it was a turn-of-the century mark moment. Two actually.
On Jan. 25 in Henniker, New Hampshire, Conway, a senior forward on Norwich’s women’s hockey team, notched her 100th career goal in her 100th career Norwich game.