LOCKED and LOADED

Norwich cadets at the April FTX underwent three levels of maneuvering exercises that culminated with a live fire—if they passed rigorous evaluations that measured safety and skill. Pictured: Junior MS3, c/SSG Daniel Colón ’15 during the dry-fire phase of the maneuvering exercise. Colón succeeded at all three levels.

Teaching Teamwork and Leadership through Tactical Weapons Training: By Jacque E. Day and C. T. Haywood ’12. Photographs by Mark Collier. ON A RAW, spring morning at the Ethan Allen Firing Range in Jericho,... Read More

Powder and Lead

Trevor Breitenbach ’14 Reflects on Artillery Training It is 1600 on a crisp October Friday afternoon. Beneath a canopy of silver maples resplendent in golden foliage, fathers stand ready with digital... Read More

Horatio G. Wright

The Unsung Hero of the Battle of Cedar Creek: By COL Timothy H. Donovan, USA (Ret.) ’62. ON THE MORNING of October 19, 1864, more than 21,000 Confederate troops descended upon the Union Army of the Shenandoah... Read More

Right on Target: Rob Pincus ’94

Rob Pincus '94, Photo courtesy of Steve Aryan

“Learn like you’ll live forever. Live like you’ll die tomorrow.” Rob Pincus ’94 has come a long way from his humble beginnings as a rook at Norwich University. Now a highly sought-after personal... Read More

Samuel W. Shattuck

Samuel W. Shattuck, Norwich Class of 1860. (Courtesy NU Archives.)

A Captain’s Captain: Samuel W. Shattuck, Norwich Class of 1860. (Courtesy NU Archives.) Among those of the 8th Vermont Infantry Regiment to stand strong amid the Confederate attack at Cedar Creek, Va.,... Read More

Summer at Kreitzberg Arena

The Elite Hockey Training Center Happy campers: Elite Hockey girls boarding camp, July 2013. Most Members of the Norwich Family are well aware that from October through March, Kreitzberg Arena is the proud... Read More

Icing on the Puck

Three hockey players earn All-America accolades In March, Tori Charron, Marie-Philip Guay, and Travis Janke were named American Hockey Coaches Association (AHCA) CCM All-Americans. Charron, a senior from... Read More

Making the Grade

Norwich scholar athletes defy “jock” stereotype Scholar-athletes: The 2013-2014 Wrestling Team has a 3.402 team grade-point average. This spring, three Norwich student-athletes and two teams were recognized... Read More

Looking Back – Summer 2014

Tank Platoon, circa 1950.

Honor Tank Platoon, circa 1950 According to an article in the April 15, 1949, edition of the Norwich Guidon, “Tank Platoon” was established at Norwich in the spring of 1949. Under the advisement of... Read More

Randall H. Miller ’93 & M’07

Randall H. Miller is the author of five books: Norwich Matters, Norwich Heroes, Portrait of a Hero, Chalk 2, and Buck the System.He writes and lectures from his home in Massachusetts, where he lives with... Read More