Besides a record 100 World Cows that will be hidden around campus and the Northfield crescent for Winter Carnivalgoers to find, this special Norwich University World Cow will be raffled off to benefit The Veterans’ Place. (Photo by Matthew Crowley/Norwich University.)

NORTHFIELD, Vt. — Norwich University’s Winter Carnival returns Feb. 11 to Feb. 13, reviving a long-standing tradition that celebrates Vermont’s longest season with student campus life and local family fun.

Cincinnati Bengals Defensive Coordinator Lou Anarumo has had plenty to celebrate throughout the 2021 National Football League Playoffs. If his team wins Sunday, he can raise his fist in victory again, along with the Vince Lombardi trophy. (Photo courtesy President Mark Anarumo/Norwich University.)

President Mark Anarumo’s second cousin Lou Anarumo coaches the defense for the Super Bowl championship-contending Cincinnati Bengals

If you Googled “ANARUMO” six months ago or longer, the top hits would have involved Mark Anarumo, as in the retired U.S. Air Force colonel who’s now Norwich University’s 24th president. However, after recent moments of gridiron grandeur, another Anarumo has achieved search-term supremacy, a fellow named Lou.

Copy of Windmill and Lock by J.M.W. Turner (1775-1851), ca. 1855-1865, William Brenton Boggs (1809-1874), Watercolor on paper, 2014.77.111; Gift of Jeanne Tifft. (Photo courtesy Sullivan Museum and History Center/Norwich University.).)

Sullivan Museum and History Center exhibit shows drawings, watercolors of Norwich alumni William Brenton Boggs and Truman Seymour

Norwich University’s Sullivan Museum and History Center will draw on its rich military history to deliver the artistic perspectives of two globe-traveling 19th century alumni in its new exhibit, “The World Through Their Eyes: The Art of William Brenton Boggs and Truman Seymour.”

Retired Lt. Col. Enoch Woodhouse II signs a book about the Tuskegee Airmen for U.S. Army Lt. Col. Eric Marella, a reserve component personnel branch chief, following a Feb. 25, 2019, speech in Fort Bragg, North Carolina. (Photo by K. Kassens/U.S. Army.))

Tuskegee Airman to address Norwich University community on Wednesday

An address from Tuskegee Airman Enoch “Woody” Woodhouse and the return of Norwich University’s Winter Carnival highlight the week’s events on campus.

Attendees at Norwich University’s College of Graduate and Continuing Studies summer 2018 residency discuss a presentation. Norwich Pro®, the college’s continuing-education arm, has partnered with Educate 360 to deliver Project Management Professional (PMP)® Exam courses to Norwich Pro students. (Photo by Mark Collier/Norwich University.)

NORTHFIELD, Vt. — Norwich Pro®, Norwich University’s continuing-education arm, and Educate 360, the parent company of brands such as Project Management Academy, have partnered to deliver Project Management Professional (PMP)® Exam courses to Norwich Pro students.

Stephan Wolfert left a military career, in which he served as a U.S. Army medic and infantry officer, for a life in the theater after seeing William Shakespeare’s “Richard III.” (Photo courtest DE-CRUIT.)

NORTHFIELD, Vt. — Norwich University presents “Cry Havoc!” a one-person play performed by military veteran Stephan Wolfert about challenges faced by veterans and the role of theater as inspired by William Shakespeare in reintegration to civilian life at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 12 in Mack Hall Auditorium.

Norwich University’s cross-disciplinary Wastewater-Based Epidemiology Initiative, which ran during the 2020-21 academic year, involved civil engineering and construction management students (to build equipment and conduct the wastewater sampling); chemistry and biochemistry (to analyze samples); and humanities students (to record podcasts and promote the project). (Photo by Mark Collier/Norwich University.)

Town allowed sample testing that helped launch Wastewater-Based Epidemiology Initiative

For more than a year, Norwich University worked to forestall COVID-19 breakouts on campus and in surrounding Northfield, Vermont, by testing wastewater for fragments of the novel coronavirus. The nonprofit Vermont news website VTDigger reported that Northfield has been invited to join a federal wastewater testing program.

During the Thank-A -Thon in Jackman Hall’s fourth-floor Board of Trustees conference room, Norwich University students can write profiles explaining how scholarships helped them succeed and thank you notes to scholarship-endowing donors. (Photo by Mark Collier/Norwich University.)

Student Thank-a-Thon, Career and Internship Center events highlight calendar

A welcome-back picnic for international students, the deadline for the Olmsted Foundation Overseas Cultural Immersion trip to Kyrgyzstan and a Thank-a-Thon for scholarship-receiving students highlight the week on campus.


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