At Nursing Home Ball, Young and Old Share A Gentle Twirl

A Norwich University Cadet shares a gentle twirl with a resident of the Mayo Nursing Home in Northfield, Vermont. Each year male and female cadets from the nation’s oldest private military college organize the Mayo Ball, a formal dance for residents of the nursing home. Photograph by Mark Collier, Norwich University Office of Communications.

Running the Dog River, NU Cadets Mark Right of Passage

Norwich cadets shout in triumph

A Norwich University rook, or first-year cadet, celebrates a successful Dog River Run with a whoop of triumph. The run marks the celebratory end to the intense, week-long initiation and training regime cadets undergo upon entering the nation’s oldest private military college. Photograph by Mark Collier, Norwich University Office of Communications.