Monthly Archives: January 2013


Major General Harmon, Changes on the Hill, and the Battle of Mogadishu

By | January 20th, 2013|

Below is an audio recording of a talk I recently gave to the Norwich University Alumni Club of Washington, D.C. It begins with an explanation of how a casual comment from my father led to my rekindled interest in Norwich history just a few years ago. Topics discussed include one [...]

Interview for Grand Chapter of Theta Chi

By | January 20th, 2013|

This past fall I was interviewed by Kyle Weaver on behalf of the Grand Chapter of Theta Chi. His piece was recently published in The Rattle (Theta Chi's official magazine). The entire article is captured below or click here to read the original (page 24-25). Theta Chi's Alpha Chapter was [...]

January Photo Contest! Win Advance Copy of “Combat Commanders!”

By | January 13th, 2013|

Step #1: Take an interesting picture of Norwich Matters and/or Norwich Heroes - paperback or eBook (see examples on this page). Step #2: Post your pictures to my Facebook Page by midnight on January 31st, 2013. Enter as many times as you'd like. Step #3: At the end [...]

The GORUCK Challenge – VIDEO

By | January 6th, 2013|

Chris Von '95 and Shaun Meehan '90 are putting together a GORUCK Challenge for Alumni Weekend 2013 (October 4-6). GORUCK is a team challenge (capped at 30 members) overseen by cadre from the Special Operations Community (i.e. U.S. Navy SEALs, U.S. Army Special Forces, etc.). They are hoping to start [...]