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Celebrate 200

A Celebration 200 Years in the Making!

Norwich University will commemorate its 200th anniversary with a year-long schedule of special events spanning the nation. There are many ways to take part in this milestone year, both on-campus and in your community!

Homecoming
2019
(Sept. 18-22)

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In addition to honoring the class years ending in 4 and 9 and the annual events that are the hallmark of homecoming, 2019 will include commemorations and once-in-a-lifetime events that will make this a weekend to remember.

Celebrate 200
Bicentennial
Galas

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More than two dozen NU Clubs are hosting bicentennial birthday parties across the country and around the world. Join your local Norwich family to celebrate Norwich’s bicentennial in your community.

Community Birthday Parties

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A birthday as big as 200 deserves revelry, fanfare, cake and champagne! Five cities will be hosting gala celebrations in 2019-2020: Naples, FL, New York City, Washington D.C., Boston, and San Francisco. Click here for all the information!

Sullivan Museum
& History Center
Traveling Exhibit

SMHC Traveling Exhibit

The SMHC has created a traveling museum exhibition titled "Citizen & Soldiers The First 200 Years of Norwich University" which captures Norwich’s legacy through narrative, art, and artifacts. Catch the museum when it's in your neighborhood! 

Upcoming Bicentennial Events:

Saturday, June 1: Bicentennial Birthday Tour: NU Club of Michigan

Friday, June 7:
 Celebrate 200: New York City Gala

Wednesday, July 3: Independence Day Parade & Celebration, Montpelier, VT

Saturday, July 27: Barre Heritage Days Parade & Celebration, Barre, VT

Friday, August 23: Faculty/Staff Monument Dedication, Norwich University

August 31-September 2: Labor Day Parade & Celebration, Northfield, VT

Wednesday, September 4: Norwich Day at Boston Red Sox, Boston

September 18-22: 2019 Homecoming Weekend, Norwich University

Saturday, September 21: Bicentennial Birthday Tour: NU Club of Brevard County, FL

Saturday, September 28: Founders Day Celebration, Norwich, VT

Saturday, October 19: Bicentennial Birthday Tour: NU Club of Colorado

Saturday, October 26: Celebrate 200: Washington, DC Gala

November 14-15: Sullivan Museum & History Center Traveling Exhibit, Boston

Saturday, November 16: Celebrate 200: Boston Celebration

Saturday, January 25: Celebrate 200: San Francisco Gala