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" and enter your last name followed by your Constituent ID. See which of your classmates and friends are already online at www.alumni.norwich.edu
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Winter Clearance Sale!
The Winter Clearance Sale continues! Come grab your Norwich merchandise at a reduced price.Quality clothes, gifts & merchandise available on sale now at cadetsgear.com.
The Uniform Shop has joined the Alumni Office, School of Graduate Studies, and the Athletics Department to offer you the items you can't get anywhere else, while your purchase goes to support Norwich University activities. Happy Shopping!
March 2008 Vol. 5 · Issue 10
Hello, welcome to the Norwich Enews, your direct link to campus and the entire Norwich Family! Delivered to your inbox monthly, each issue provides a sampling of news, information and features now available to you on our new Online Community. We hope you will use this exciting new tool to connect with the University, classmates, friends, and other Norwich Parents and Families.
|Women Athletes Aim to Be Good Role Models, Shoot to Raise Awareness|
|Women may be a minority on campus but they're no wallflowers. Take just a peek in Norwich's athletics department and you'll see women athletes busy educating and empowering Northfield girls, raising funds for breast cancer research and being all around valued role models. |
|ITS Finds Need in the Right Place at the Right Time|
|Service was the theme for the Leader Call on Friday, Jan. 25, and the spur of the moment donation of 16 laptops by the ITS department to the NU VISIONS Abroad team and the Montpelier nonprofit Planting Hope demonstrated to the students that service is alive and well all over campus. |
|The Road to ESPN|
Continued at Norwich.edu...
|A reputation for reliability and teamwork coupled with solid training on up-to-the-minute digital editing technology gives Norwich grads an "in" with the sports entertainment giant.|
NU Women's Hockey featured on ECAC's website
Men's Ice Hockey: ECAC East Tournament Update|
The Norwich University men's ice hockey team returns to the ice at Kreitzberg Arena this weekend as the Cadets host the 2008 ECAC East Men's Ice Hockey Tournament's final four March 8-9.
Norwich University's first "Tribute to the Troops" night, held on February 5 during the Saint Michael's game, honored 22 Norwich alumnae currently serving in Iraq or Afghanistan. The story was forecast on the ECAC sports website.
Call for 2008 Athletic Hall of Fame Nominations
The Athletics Department is requesting Hall of Fame nominations for 2008. Please send names and supporting information to Tony Mariano, Director of Athletics, 158 Harmon Drive, Northfield, Vt. 05663, or email email@example.com. Preference given to Class years ending in 3 and 8. Deadline for nominations is April 15. To view the criteria, process for selection and printable nomination form, click here
The Colby Military Writers Symposium
The 2008 Colby Symposium presents "The New Battlefield" April 2-4, 2008 at Norwich University. More at www.colbysymposium.org
.Two Career Fairs Coming Right Up!
The Career Development Center (CDC) will be sponsoring the annual Criminal Justice Career Fair
on Thursday, March 27
and an "All Majors" Career Fair
on Thursday, April 10
. Both events take place on the Norwich campus from 1-4 pm. Please help a Norwich student by representing your employer at the career fair. Bringing information, opportunities and networking to a college student is one of the greatest gifts you can offer! It is not too late to register
for either fair. If you and/or your employer are interested in hiring intelligent, well-trained, motivated Norwich students, please contact the CDC at (802) 485-2125 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
or visit the Career Center on the Online Community for all the fair details here: Norwich University - Career Events
.Seven benefits to a Charitable Gift Annuity
Although there are many benefits to establishing a Charitable Gift Annuity in any economic environment, now is one of the best times to make a gift to Norwich using a Charitable Gift Annuity. [More]Nominations needed for Special Alumni Awards
Nominate a deserving alumnus or alumna for one of the special recognition awards given out each year at Homecoming. Preference will be given to class years ending in 3 and 8. For an Alumni Association Award Nomination Form, including criteria and list of past recipients, contact the Alumni Office at (802) 485-2100, or email@example.com
. For a downloadable (pdf) form click here: Norwich University Alumni Awards Nomination Form
. Nominations are due April 30!
NU Clubs gearing up to host a slew of Spring Break events
Spring is in the air and Spring Break is right around the corner. Alumni, students and friends are invited to series of Spring Break events hosted by your local NU Clubs. Whether you come to do some professional networking, socialize or cheer on a visiting NU sports team, you will have a great time with other alumni and friends who live in your community. NU Club of Boston Networking Social and Annual Gathering3/12/2008, Granite Links Golf Course, Members Grille, Quincy, MA NU Club of Atlanta, GA Networking Social3/12/2008, Dantannas, Atlanta, GANU Club of Central FL BBQ Dinner with visiting NU Sports Teams3/12/2008, University Club, Winter Park, FLNU Club of the Delaware Valley Networking Social3/13/2008, 2008, Kildare's Irish Pub, King of Prussia, PANU Club of the Hudson Valley Networking Social and Dinner3/13/2008, 2008, Dave and Busters, W. Nyack, NYNU Club of Washington, DC Networking Social3/13/2008, 2008, Sine's Irish Pub March NU Club events
In addition to the Spring Break events, NU Clubs around the country will be hosting events in March. Join us!
March 8 - NU Club of Punta Gorda, FL Spring Luncheon
March 8 - NU Club of Central FL Social in The Villages
March 14 - 8th Annual Mt. Sunapee Ski Event
March 20 - NU Club of Naples, FL Mid-Winter Luncheon
March 30 - NU Club of Houston, TX Wine Tasting and Spaghetti Dinner Monthly gatherings
NU Club of Washington, DC - 3/5/08 (the first Wednesday of every month)
NU Club of Leavenworth, KS - 3/6/08 (the first Thursday of every month)
NU Club of Tampa, FL - 3/6/08 (the first Thursday of every month)
NU Club of Ft. Bragg, NC - 3/27/08 (the fourth Thursday of every month)
NU Club of Hanscom AFB - no meeting for MarchClick here to see the full Events Calendar.
The University has received word of the deaths of the following individuals. Complete obituaries can be found by clicking on their name. For more information, or to notify the University of a recent passing, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
.In MemoriamClass of 1939 - Lewis R. Adams, 92, of Atkinson, N.H. 1/16/2008Class of 1944 - Robert G. Dorman, 87, of Fulton, Mo. 2/3/2008Class of 1951 - John T. Quinn, 78, of Levittown, Pa. 1/16/2008
Class of 1952 - Pascal J. DeMasi, 80, of Bennington, Vt. 1/26/2008Class of 1956 - Albert J. Finethy, 76, of Nashua, N.H. 3/21/2007Class of 1957 - Peter C. Salmonsen, 72, of Carmel, Calif. 2/6/2008
Class of 1960 - George H. Lovequist, 69, of Palm City, Fla. 2/11/2008Class of 1960 - Charles J. Petronis, 69, of Rockville, Md. 2/9/2008Class of 1973 - Timothy "Chris" Christopher Sheehan III, 56, of Eastford, Conn. 2/16/2008Class of 1975 - Gary L. Roberts, 55, of Manchester, Conn. 2/12/2008
George H. Bruce, 77, of Northfield, Vt., 1/23/2008
Scott Pinard, 46, of Northfield, Vt., 2/17/2008
Cora Smith, 90, of Montpelier, Vt., 2/1/2008
The Norwich University Cemetery
The Ernest Harmon Memorial Wall