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Monday, February 21, 2011

Norwich University Sullivan Museum and History Center’s spring series of Lunch’N’Learn programs

For Immediate Release
Feb. 18, 2011

Contact: Daphne Larkin
802-485-2886 or 595-3613(m)

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The noontime programs are free, open to the public and light lunch snacks are served. Call the Museum at 802.485.2448 or 2183 for more information.

Tuesday, Feb. 22: The VT Haiti Project: Presenters Tim Singer and Donna Thomas of the VT Haiti Project will provide an update on current building conditions and health challenges in Haiti.

Thursday, March 10: Designing a Museum: Presenter Andrew Santaniello, AIA, NU’95 of Centerbrook Architects will share the challenges of the design team who created our very own NU Museum.

Thursday, March 24: Building a Story: Presenters Prof. Jeanne Beckwith, NU English Dept. and Prof. Arne Aho, NU Architecture Dept. will lead a discussion on the movie My Architect.

Wednesday, April 6: Touch the Shound at NU – Exhibit Opening: Join us to hear some music as we open an intriguing exhibit which demonstrates the “sounds” in various disciplines across campus.

Thursday, April 14: Amp it Up: Getting Musical Vibration Into the Sound System with NU Engineering Professor Michael Prairie presenting how vibrations are turned into electrical signals.

Tuesday, April 19: Sing and Be Free: Using Song to Invoke God, Forge Unity, and Change History during the Civil Rights Movement, 1960-65: presented by NU History Professor Rowland Brucken.


Norwich University is a diversified academic institution that educates traditional-age students and adults in a Corps of Cadets and as civilians. Norwich offers a broad selection of traditional and distance-learning programs culminating in Baccalaureate and Graduate Degrees. Norwich University was founded in 1819 by Captain Alden Partridge of the U.S. Army. Norwich University is the oldest private military college in the United States of America and the birthplace of our nation's Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC). www.norwich.edu