When three-sport athlete Kyle Thomas entered high school at only 5 feet, 4 inches tall, his father—a former Boston College running back—wasn’t overly concerned. After all, he remembered his own... Read More

Climb to Conquer

Since 1947, Mountain Cold Weather (MCW) Company has provided an experience that is unique in the landscape of higher education. Affectionately known as “Hilly Chilly,” the Mountain (Hilly) and Cold... Read More

From The Ground Up: Woods Valley

Westernville, N.Y. is more than 250 miles from Northfield, Vt., but it is intimately connected to a time unlike any other in Norwich University’s history, when the skiing program competed at the highest... Read More


In another extraordinary Homecoming celebration, alumni from class years spanning eight decades reconnected with each other and the University for four days of special events this past October. Bracing... Read More


The best thing about working at a University is also the worst thing: You get close to people. People who start out as strangers become family. Not just the people you work with day in and day out, but... Read More

YOUR LETTERS – Winter 2011

MEMORIES OF “SPEED” CAULDWELL I remember COL Van Ness’s supervisory presence when I was a rook walking tours as a freshman. His comments regarding MG Oscar R. Cauldwell, USMC, our Cadet... Read More

HOMECOMING 2010: The Great Class of 1960 Leads the Charge!

Norwich University celebrated the 150th anniversary of its first alumni weekend with a spectacular Homecoming on October 6–10, 2010. This year’s event witnessed the greatest number of alumni back... Read More

Breaking Cultural Barriers

Cadet Devonta Banks (kneeling) leads his squad on a vehicle checkpoint exercise.  At the base of the former Yugoslavia, in a region that survived a decade-long civil war, four Norwich juniors had an opportunity... Read More

Shedding Light on Weight

Professor Elizabeth Wuorinen studies the effect of exercise on appetite. If you live in the United States, you are undoubtedly aware that obesity in America is on the rise. What you may not know is that... Read More


NU ATTAINS TIER I STATUS IN US NEWS & WORLD REPORT RANKINGS  In 2005, Norwich launched a comprehensive branding campaign with the goal of repositioning the University in the minds of the external... Read More