Club & Chapter News – Winter 2015
NU Clubs around the country welcomed the Class of 2018 into the Norwich family at 40 student sendoffs, including BBQs, picnics, luncheons, baseball games, and an even ice-skating party. A special thank-you to the alumni and parents who worked so hard to make these events possible.
NORTHERN ALABAMA – The first annual student sendoff was on a beautiful summer day in northern Alabama and great food and fun. We had a wonderful time welcoming the new students and families to the NU family.
CONNECTICUT – The NU Club of Connecticut.
FLORIDA, TAMPA – Good friends, great food in the fun to welcome in the class of 2018!
ATLANTA, GEORGIA – The NU club of Atlanta welcomed the class of 2018 at the home of Bob Shanahan ’63.
ILLINOIS, CHICAGO – What a great day we had on tap for the annual student sendoff.
MARYLAND – Alumni, students, and parents welcomed the class of 2018 on the Chesapeake Bay with a barbecue, boat rides and shared stories!
MASSACHUSETTS, BOSTON – This annual gathering had wonderful weather, a great view and good ol’ fashion New England clam bake to welcome the new class to the NU family.
MASSACHUSETTS, WESTERN – The first annual sendoff was held at the home of Lisa Totz ’96, we had a great Norwich gathering with food, games and great company.
NEW HAMPSHIRE, SOUTHERN – Charlie O’Neil ’94 opens his home every year to welcome new families, and join with alumni and students for this summer brunch. A great time was had by all.
NEW JERSEY – Two garden state celebrations to welcome the class of 2018! Student sendoff picnic were hosted by Michelle Danielson ’88 (Northern, above) and Kathy Camburn P’11 and Dan Camburn ’11 (Southern, below).
NEW YORK, ALBANY – Great looking group of new students and alumni at the NU Club of the Capital District Student Sendoff and Alumni Cookout at Grafton Lakes State Park, N.Y. A big thank you to Club President David Plank ’74 and his wife Sue for organizing the event and their event supporters Gary Appleby ’90, and his wife Sabrina, son Wade ’15, daughter Anna ’17, John Bergami ’83 and Jim Hunt ’74.
WESTERN NEW YORK – Friends & NU family enjoyed great company and beautiful weather at the home of John Hall ’69.
NORTH CAROLINA, RALEIGH – A Norwich picnic at Lake Wheeler State park in Raleigh, NC.
RHODE ISLAND – This annual ice skating event brought together the new NU family in Rhode Island. A big thank you to Bob Larence ’87 for putting on such a great event!
TEXAS, HOUSTON – A Great afternoon had by all for this annual sendoff.
VIRGINIA, TIDEWATER – Rich McNally ’74 hosted a great group of alumni, friends, students and family this summer to welcome the areas incoming freshmen.
WASHINGTON, SEATTLE/TACOMA – Dennis and Casandra Downey ’81 kindly opened their home again for the annual sendoff. We had a great time sharing stories from the hill and making new friends.