Roll of Honor – Spring 2017

In Memoriam Hollis E. Ricker, Jr. Family Man February 19, 1926 – November 16, 2016 Hollis “Bud” Ricker, Jr. served the university for 43 years under five Norwich presidents. He is shown here helping... Read More

Roll of Honor – Winter 2017

In Memoriam Gordon T. Hay Jr. ’49 A True Norwich Gentleman July 16, 1926 – July 24, 2016 Gordon T. Hay Jr., Class of 1949, as a senior. IT WAS A PERFECT DAY for a funeral, if there can ever be such... Read More

ROLL OF HONOR – Fall 2016

Jack Dempsey, Class of 1956. (NU Archives photo) In Memoriam John Dempsey ’56: Embodiment of the American Spirit August 23, 1934 – May 7, 2016 Jack Dempsey’s grandson recalled the day he attended... Read More

ROLL OF HONOR – Summer 2016

In Memoriam Joseph “Jose” Miana March 30, 1931 – April 2, 2016 Jose Miana grew up in Barre, Vt., within a family of granite workers. After graduating from high school, he went to work for his family’s... Read More

ROLL OF HONOR – Spring 2016

The president and first lady of Norwich greet members of the Norwich community at an inaugural reception in 1992. (NU Archives.)

Carol Todd in 1983, when she founded the Norwich University Center for Volunteer Administration. (NU Archives.) In Memoriam Carol Todd: Servant to the World May 24, 1928 – December 16, 2015 Caroline... 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

Roll of Honor – Winter 2016

Pier Mapes ’59 and his legendary bugle. He served as president of NBC Television from 1982 to his 1994 retirement. (Photo: Jennifer Langille.)

In Memoriam Pierson G. Mapes ’59 & H’90 September 29, 1937 – October 15, 2015 “He was one of us. And we knew it. And he stayed part of us.” – General Gordon R. Sullivan ’59 “When Pier... Read More

ROLL OF HONOR – Fall 2015

Coach Bob Priestley with goaltender Bruce Gillies ’57. (NU Archives / photo by George Burnham.) In Memoriam: Robert B. Priestley – Longtime NU Coach and Athletics Director January 5, 1920 – May 20,... Read More

ROLL OF HONOR – Summer 2015

Leroy C. Butler, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry, Watercolor Artist April 27, 1938 – January 14, 2015 Roy Butler as he appeared in the 1979 War Whoop. Leroy “Roy” Butler served Norwich University... Read More

ROLL OF HONOR – Spring 2015

In Memoriam: Lisa Ann Kaiser ’92 June 26, 1971 – October 22, 2014 Lisa Kaiser with her oldest daughter in 2002. Photo courtesy of Brigitte Codling ’02. “Lisa was loved by so very many; she touched... Read More