A look at this year’s Military Writers’ Symposium speakers. Longer versions are online.
Race goes virtual to fit into weekend’s 2020’s format, attracting variety of runners
As student-athletes showed their skills in the Grit Games during this past weekend’s virtual Homecoming, Norwich alums broke their own sweat in a virtual 5-kilometer run.
Fall sports student-athletes display determination, athleticism in Homecoming’s Grit Games
Women’s soccer player Eduarda Da Silva and men’s rugby players Jonah Faneuf and Jack Tellifson won individual championships at the Grit Games, an obstacle-course competition inaugurated during this past weekend’s virtual Homecoming celebration.
Homecoming brings weekend celebration; Careerpalooza, Military Writers’ Symposium lie ahead
Challenge accepted. Party started.
The coronavirus pandemic has lingered stubbornly, forcing big changes in all facets of campus life. (Be honest, how often did you say “multiple modalities” before this fall?) Students faculty and staff have learned to sing to themselves during hand washings (Raspberry beret… scrub, scrub … the kind you find … scrub, scrub … in a secondhand store), and say hellos from behind masks at 6-foot distances. But the idea of a fall without a Homecoming, well, a campus bridge too far.
Annual Homecoming celebration goes online, reprising traditional rites and adding fresh activities
How’s this for contrast? Last year’s bicentennial Homecoming celebration brought a record 6,000 visitors to campus for a weekend of gleeful feats and fetes. Crowds mingled all over — at food trucks, in campus buildings, at Sabine Field for the football game against rival Coast Guard (oh, what a finish).
Alumnus sends homemade treat to rooks living in his former room in Alumni Hall
C is for cookies, which are sweeter when they’re free. Thanks to alumnus Fred Breton’s tasty tradition, a pair of Norwich University freshmen received free homemade cookies as a Homecoming treat.
Month of virtual events will connect students and employee-seeking companies
Get out your résumés, unpack your career curiosity. Careerpalooza is here.
Throughout October, the Career and Internship Center will offer career-oriented virtual sessions to let Norwich students explore possible career opportunities.
NORTHFIELD, Vt. — The Norwich University Scholarships/Fellowships Committee has chosen Mallory Dutil as the sole Norwich Rhodes Scholar nominee for 2021.
In keynote, President Emeritus Richard W. Schneider reflects on Norwich career, love for generations of students
The audience seats were empty, but hearts were full when the Class of 2020’s Commencement finally arrived at Mack Hall, especially President Emeritus Richard W. Schneider’s.