Teams return to play after coronavirus pandemic-forced hiatus
Norwich University’s sports teams eagerly returned to action as coronavirus restrictions eased and vaccinations rolled out. Here’s a chronological 2021 recap.
Dr. Mark Anarumo’s move into dorms during pandemic draws national media spotlight
2021 brought many challenges and opportunities for the university’s 24th president, Mark Anarumo. His first year started when he took the helm in June 2020, and was defined by the then-in-full-swing COVID-19 pandemic.
Hires include commandant, chief of staff, provost
Several key administrative positions were filled this year, as the university named a vice president of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion; a combined vice president of student affairs and commandant; and provost; a chief financial officer; a chief of staff and a new athletic director.
Symposiums for military academies, military writers draw leaders, dignitaries from around the world
Norwich University had several bold-type events in 2021, drawing talented speakers and introducing talented leaders from across the nation and around the world.
Family Weekend and Homecoming return in person after one-year coronavirus pandemic hiatus
At Norwich University, students develop leadership traits — discipline, integrity, confidence, loyalty and honor — to help them excel in any profession. Year after year, Norwich alumni continue to make the news for their exemplary service and leadership in their personal and professional lives.
Norwich University Applied Research Institutes land funding from National Security Agency, Homeland Security Department for cybersecurity-oriented projects
2021 brought large investments through grants and awards to continue to keep the Norwich University education relevant for today’s students and beyond.
Joint Chiefs chairman, Massachusetts National Guard adjutant general speak to graduates
The 2020-21 academic year, as many others have at Norwich University, ended with a resounding boom. Cannon fire echoed sounds of celebration on Commencement and Commissioning Day, May 1, in honor of the Class of 2021.