Tag Archives: Northfield

Local News
June 7, 2017

More than 500 graduate from CCV

NORTHFIELD—The Community College of Vermont (CCV) held its graduation ceremony Saturday, June 3, at Norwich University’s Shapiro Field House.

More than 500 students from across the state received associate degrees at the event.

Students representing all 14 Vermont counties graduated along with students from 11…

News Briefs
May 3, 2017

Norwich earns two federal cybersecurity designations

NORTHFIELD—Norwich University has been named a Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE-CDE) by the National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security, through 2022. Also, the Department of Defense (DoD) Cyber Crime Center recently certified Norwich as a National Center for Digital…

News Briefs
May 3, 2017

Norwich breaks ground on new academic building

NORTHFIELD—Last week, Norwich University broke ground on a new academic building as well as renovations to Webb, Dewey and Ainsworth Halls in a combined $48.5 million project.

This project is the second major construction project undertaken as part of the $100 million Forging the Future…

Norwich to host 58th annual Vermont STEM Fair

Saturday, April 1, 9 a.m.—NORTHFIELD—Norwich University will once again host this year’s Vermont Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Fair Saturday, April 1. The day-long event runs 9 a.m.-4 p.m., anchored in Norwich’s state-of-the-art science complex, Bartoletto Hall, with an awards ceremony in Dole Auditorium…

Multinational student team develops tool to counter extremism; wins contest
News Briefs
February 8, 2017

Multinational student team develops tool to counter extremism; wins contest

NORTHFIELD—Norwich University students have won the national P2P (Peer to Peer): Challenging Extremism competition with their tool, EMIT, which stands for Extremist Mimicry Interception Tool. The Norwich EMIT team competed Wednesday, Feb. 1, in Washington, D.C. Three other finalist teams presented their work. Judges comprised…

News Briefs
January 14, 2016

No one injured in three car crash on Route 4

MENDON — On Friday, Jan. 1 at about 11:27 a.m., troopers from the Vermont State Police Rutland Barracks responded to a motor vehicle crash on Route 4 in Mendon.  Investigation revealed a vehicle driven by Sage Brow, age 18 of Rutland, was traveling east at a…

State News
January 7, 2016

Three held, one dead after gasoline-soaked fatal fire

By Morgan True, VTDigger.org

Three Central Vermont residents are accused of pouring gasoline on a young couple and lighting them on fire in their Northfield, Vt., apartment as part of a plan to rob them of drugs. One victim died, the other was badly burned.