Class Notes – Spring 2016

CLASSES OF 1950, 1965, 1967 ✯ From left: Wolfgang Bauer ’67, “Jake” O’Connor ’50, David Lacilla ’65, and “Whitey” Anderson ’65. 1963 Fred Pacione writes, “The Class held its 28th... Read More

CLASS OF 2009: JAN BUITRON ✯ TRAILBLAZER

Jan Buitron M’09 (left), with then-MSIA Program Director Mich Kabay, at an event on campus in 2009. Kabay has recently returned to teaching in Norwich’s School of Business Management. (Photo courtesy of Jan Buitron M’09.)

Jan Buitron M’09 wants to transform the world of work for women in information technology, and by all objective measures, she’s succeeding—by blazing a trail for the next generation of female cyber-professionals. Jan... Read More

Book Report ✯ SPRING 2016

2016 COLBY AWARD WINNER Midnight’s Furies: The Deadly Legacy of India’s Partition BY NISID HAJARI The winner of the 2016 Colby Award explores the partition of India and the birth of Pakistan, diving... Read More

CLASS OF 2002: AMANDA (MANDEE) JUZA ✯ The Safest Place in the World

Mandee Juza ’02 served two tours in Iraq. (Courtesy of Mandee Juza ’02.)

Some might call it divine intervention: the day in 2012 when Terry Richard walked through the doors of the Vet Center in Portland, Ore.—and into a support group led by Amanda (Mandee) Juza ’02. But... Read More

A force for good: Andrew Liptak ’07 & M’09 and Mike Anton ’10 & M’13

Andrew Liptak ’07 M’09 (second from right, plaid shirt) and Mike Anton ’10 M’13 (a masked Stormtrooper) donned Star Wars garb at the Vermont Comic Con to raise spirits and funds for charity. At the convention, Hollywood filmmaker Colin Trevorrow (background, gray shirt), director of the upcoming Star Wars Episode IX movie, posed for a photo with the group. (Photo courtesy of Ashley Fraser.)

As told by Jacque E. Day, Record Features Editor On a Saturday last September, I attended the Vermont Comic Con with my husband, Art Pallone. We went purely out of curiosity. A member of Norwich’s physics... Read More

CLASS NOTES – WINTER 2016

1953 CLASS OF 1953 Tom Atwood and his bride, Jeannette Dawn Halliday. Tom Atwood writes, “Maryan Atwood, my beloved wife of 56 years, passed away in 2012. This year, I became engaged to Jeannette Dawn... Read More

Master Sergeant P. Andrew McKenna Jr. ’15

Master Sergeant P. Andrew McKenna Jr. (Stars and Stripes, photo by Kristine Volk/U.S. Navy.)

CLASS OF 2015 April 4, 1980 – August 7, 2015. “The true heroes are the ones that don’t come home.” – RCT Chase Hammer ’19 Master Sergeant P. Andrew McKenna Jr. (Stars and Stripes, photo by... Read More

CLASS OF 1979

Richard Brooks • Passionately Driven Richard Brooks ’79. (War Whoop photo.) Ask Richard Brooks ’79 about himself, and before you realize what’s happening, he has teed up a completely different... Read More

Book Report – Fall 2015

Geek Theater: 15 Plays by Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers F. Brett Cox and Jeanne Beckwith, Contributors The husband-and-wife writing team, English faculty members F. Brett Cox and Jeanne Beckwith,... Read More

Class Notes – Fall 2015

1957CLASSES OF 1957, 1963 Charles Brox ’57 (left) receives his Partridge Society pins from Dick Macy ’63. Charles Brox writes, “I had the honor of being presented my Partridge Society 1819 Circle... Read More