Video: Why First-Year Science Majors Read “The Martian”

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Norwich University Office of Communications

September 21, 2016

Incoming freshman in Norwich University’s College of Science and Mathematics discuss Andy Weir’s blockbuster about survival, science, engineering, and leadership on the Red Planet. Prof. David Westerman discusses why he recommended the book and NU Board of Fellows member and UVM polymer chemist Chris Allen leads the discussion.

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.