The 25 Best Norwich Sports Portraits of 2015

Norwich women's volleyball player (photo)
Norwich University Office of Communications

December 11, 2015

Norwich athletes play to win. They also look pretty great in front of the camera. This fall, seasoned photojournalist and NU staff photographer Mark Collier began a series of portrait sessions with Cadets athletes. The following collection features 25 of the best images. Frames that celebrate the grace and beauty of youth, the inner fire of fierce competitors, and other revealing moments before the camera.

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Photo Gallery: Norwich Football Game Showcases School Spirit

Black and white image of Norwich rooks mugging it up at a football game
Norwich University Office of Communications

October 21, 2015

The Norwich University football team hosted Maritime (N.Y.) on Saturday during Parent and Family Weekend, winning its third straight Eastern Collegiate Football Conference game with a 30-22 victory. NU civilian students and rooks took the opportunity to show their school spirit.

Photographs by Mark Collier, NU Office of Communications

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Photo Gallery: Fall Foliage Peaks on Norwich Campus

Photo of students and blazing maple tree by Kreitzberg Library

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Norwich University Office of Communications

October 16, 2015

Despite its late start, the fall foliage season is finishing strong here on the Vermont campus of Norwich University, the nation’s oldest private military college. With a brilliant stage set by Mother Nature, parents, family and friends from across the country are gathering on campus this weekend to visit their Norwich student during Parent and Family Weekend.

Photographs by Mark Collier, NU Office of Communications

Photo Gallery: Norwich University’s 2015 Homecoming Weekend

Norwich University Office of Communications

October 5, 2015

Thousands of Norwich University and Vermont College alumni gathered on campus over the weekend to see old friends and make a few new ones during Homecoming festivities. Highlights included social gatherings, the Alumni Parade and other time-honored traditions, tours of new campus facilities, special events, athletic contests and some perfect Vermont fall weather.

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Photo Gallery: Norwich Homecoming 2015 Levy Challenge Endurance Race

Norwich University Office of Communications

October 5, 2015

Individual racers and teams competed yesterday in the 2015 Walter Levy Challenge at Norwich University during Homecoming weekend. Organized by the Norwich University Marine Corps student affinity club, the Semper Fidelis Society, the 10K endurance race featured a Marine Corps-style obstacle course. Entry fees will be given to the Semper Fi Fund and the America’s Fund, national charities that support severely injured service members and their families.

Established in 2009, the Levy Challenge is named in honor of Norwich alum and fallen Vietnam War veteran Walter N. Levy. Levy attended Norwich University in 1960 and served as a Marine Corps Second Lieutenant Infantry Officer. He was killed in action on September 18th, 1965 in Quang Nam Province, South Vietnam.

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Photographs by Mark Collier, Norwich University Office of Communications

Photo Gallery: Norwich Rooks Relax at Abare Family Farm Annual Picnic

Norwich University Office of Communications

September 25, 2015

For 30 years, the Abare family of Northfield, Vt., has hosted the incoming class of Norwich University Rooks for a weekend picnic at their bucolic family farm. The event offers first-year students in the Corps of Cadets a welcome chance to unwind, relax and recharge during their intense, months-long initiation and training. This year, the Sunday event featured perfect weather and many happy moments.

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Photo Gallery: Norwich Rooks Prepare for 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

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Norwich University Office of Communications

September 10, 2015

Norwich University Rooks prepare the Upper Parade Ground on the Norwich University campus for 9/11 remembrance ceremonies.

Photo Gallery: Norwich University Dog River Run 2015

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Norwich University Office of Communications

August 31, 2015

Norwich University Rook recruits completed the 2015 Dog River Run yesterday. The annual rite of passage marks the end of an intense initiation week into the university’s Corps of Cadets here on the campus of the nation’s oldest private military college in Northfield, Vt.

Photo Gallery: Norwich University Rook Arrival Day 2015

Norwich University Office of Communications

August 27, 2015

Norwich University, the nation’s oldest private military college, welcomed 504 Rooks into the Class of 2019 on Rook Arrival Day August 23, 2015. The young men and women said goodbye to parents, friends and family in Kreitzberg Arena before starting an intense first day of Rook Week. The Corps of Cadets candidates marched to the Upper Parade Ground for physical fitness evaluations, were issued uniforms, had haircuts, and began learning proper military etiquette and protocol here at the nation’s oldest private military college. Civilian students in the Class of 2019 arrived Wednesday on the university’s Northfield, Vt., campus to begin first-year student orientation.

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