In commencement messages, Norwich alumni encourage Class of 2020 to embrace opportunity, build relationships
Class of 2020 graduates weren’t the only ones missing commencement. The coronavirus campus shutdown meant an empty Shapiro Fieldhouse and neither mortarboard tosses, nor keynote speeches nor joyful whoops. There were also no encouraging words from the many people — parents, siblings, professors, staff and alumni — who supported the students this year and all the others.
Grateful Norwich community pays tribute to outgoing President W. Schneider
Wanda Dami remembers once needing to park her car on campus in 2013, when she brought her son, Joseph, then a Norwich freshman, back after a break. She’d searched the lots and thought she’d lucked out with a space, but it was reserved — for President Richard W. Schneider.
Norwich student Jack Carlson earns spot in NASA Student Airborne Research Project
Jack Carlson will admit to having his head in the clouds sometimes. His career ambition is up there.
Carlson, an environmental science major and rising senior with dreams of piloting aircraft, will combine his passions for flight and research this summer with NASA’s Student Airborne Research Program, an eight-week, science, technology, engineering and mathematics-focused internship for senior-year undergraduates.
Watch President Richard W. Schneider address the Norwich University community May 14, 2020, with the latest update on establishing two task forces to address employees’ return to work plans, and scenario planning for the upcoming fall 2020 semester under the leadership and direction of Provost Sandra Affenito.
NORTHFIELD, Vt. — Designed to support professionals in a post-COVID-19 world, Norwich University’s College of Graduate and Continuing Studies (CGCS) is offering six free 45-minute webinar sessions as part of the Norwich University Online Virtual Education Fair from 1:30 to 5 p.m. Thursday, May 21, 2020.
NORTHFIELD, Vt. — Norwich University officials announced a new Bachelor of Science in Design Arts major beginning Fall 2020. The degree program falls within the School of Architecture + Art in the College of Professional Schools, which houses the Design+Build Collaborative.