Class Notes – Spring 2017

1959 In December, Dick Thayer and his wife, Marylou, and Henry Pierpan and his wife, Meg, got together at the Thayers’ home in Delmar, N.Y., to start making plans for their 60th class reunion in 2019. CLASS... Read More


“What little success I have had in life I owe to my college training.” –General Grenville Mellon Dodge, NU Class of 1851 Many alumni have told me that Norwich gave them the foundation for a successful... Read More

The President’s View – Spring 2017

“The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.” – H. Jackson Brown, Jr., author of Life’s Little Instruction Book I hear from alumni all the time that Norwich was where they discovered... Read More

Your Letters – Spring 2017

NORWICH PRIDE My 50th class reunion exceeded all expectations. Not having visited Norwich for 20+ years, I was overwhelmed by the impressive improvements of the entire campus. Norwich is truly the “Queen... Read More

First Place Nationwide: NU student project diverts terrorism recruits

See the video! Norwich University students have won the national P2P (Peer to Peer) Challenging Extremism competition. Facilitated by EdVenture Partners, the competition was sponsored this year by the... Read More

NU Newsmakers

PHILIP CACCIOLA ’63 has been named a Hometown Hero in Hartford, Conn., for his service “as a soldier, a professional, a civilian and a volunteer.” Read all about it in the Hartford Courant story,... Read More

In the Ranks ranks Norwich’s online Master of Science in Information Security and Assurance as one of the top 10 best cybersecurity graduate programs in the country. College Choice has ranked Norwich... Read More


George J. Silowash M’07 Norwich University has named George J. Silowash the new chief information security officer (CISO), a critical position in the university’s overall cybersecurity posture. A published... Read More


McCrystal says the lack of a helmet has made tracing the armor’s origins all the more challenging. (Photo by Mark Collier.) It was on a sheer hunch that Sean McCrystal ’17 began looking into the origins... Read More

Online Programs

The Norwich University College of Graduate and Continuing Studies (CGCS) rolled out a new Bachelor of Science in National Security Studies program this spring. CGCS also now offers graduate-level certificates... Read More