Bicentennial Event- Anaheim, CA 🗓

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You and a guest are cordially invited to a special dinner celebrating Norwich University’s Year of Transformation and countdown to 2019. Please join President Richard Schneider and members of the Board of Trustees for an inspirational program to mark the progress of the Forging the Future Campaign and to salute the second year in our bicentennial commemoration. Thursday, March 10 …

Bicentennial Event- Bluffton, SC 🗓 🗺

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You and a guest are cordially invited to a special lunch celebrating Norwich University’s Year of Transformation and countdown to 2019. Please join President Richard Schneider and members of the Board of Trustees for an inspirational program to mark the progress of the Forging the Future Campaign and to salute the second year in our bicentennial commemoration. Friday, Feb 19 at 11:30 AM …

Bicentennial Event-Philadelphia, PA 🗓

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You and a guest are cordially invited to a special dinner celebrating Norwich University’s Year of Transformation and countdown to 2019. Please join President Richard Schneider and members of the Board of Trustees for an inspirational program to mark the progress of the Forging the Future Campaign and to salute the second year in our bicentennial commemoration. Tuesday, March 1 at …

#33 The Norwich Red Socks Take the Ice

Bicentennial Admin 200 Things about Norwich, Fun Facts & Stats

Norwich’s hockey team was started in February 1909 by a group of restless cadets who were looking for something to do during the winter months. The eight skaters called themselves the “Norwich Red Socks,” and won two out of the three games they played that year before the ice began to melt. With no indoor athletic facility existing on campus …

#32 Edward Dean Adams, Class of 1864, Pioneered Hydroelectric Power at Niagara Falls

Bicentennial Admin 200 Things about Norwich, Leaders & Legacy

Edward Dean Adams is one of the 40 honorees on Norwich’s iconic Centennial Stairs. As a student in the class of 1864, he served as drill sergeant, adjutant of the Corps, and president of the cricket club. After graduating, he became one of the nation’s most influential electrical engineers. Adams worked in a wide variety of industries before becoming president …

#31 Making International Connections with the Russian School

Bicentennial Admin 200 Things about Norwich, This Week in History

The Russian School of Norwich University was a prestigious summer intensive program that ran for 33 years, from 1968 to 2000. Peak enrollment reached nearly 300 students as interest in Russian flourished during the Cold War years. Each summer, the campus became a hotbed of culture and activity as students from all over the country came together to learn about …

#29 Taraknath Das, Class of 1911, Fought for Indian Independence

Bicentennial Admin 200 Things about Norwich, Leaders & Legacy

Taraknath Das was an Indian intellectual and reformer who fought tirelessly for the independence of his country. He attended Norwich University from 1908 to 1909 and advocated for more people from India to seek higher education so that they could bring about liberation from the British Empire. In spite of his commitment to a peaceful political process, the British and …