The 20th Anniversary William E. Colby Military Writers’ Symposium
The Colby Symposium attracts world-class thought leaders and nationally-acclaimed authors to Norwich for two days each April to engage with students, faculty, staff and alumni.
- Lewis “Bob” Sorley, PhD, author of A Better War: The Unexamined Victories and Final Tragedy of America’s Last Years in Vietnam; Vietnam Chronicles: The Abrams Tapes, 1968-1972; Thunderbolt: General Creighton Abrams and the Army of His Times; Honorable Warrior: General Harold K. Johnson and the Ethics of Command.
- Cheri Caddy ’90, Director for Cybersecurity Policy Integration and Outreach, National Security Council, the White House.
- Peter Stephenson, Director, Center for Advanced Computing and Digital Forensics and Director, Global Cyber Threat Observatory
2015 Colby Award Winner
- COL Douglas V. Mastriano, PhD, 2015 Colby Award-winning author of Alvin York: A New Biography of the Hero of the Argonne.
2015 Special Guests
- Carlo D’Este, author and Executive Director, Colby Symposium
- Ed Tracy, President, Roxbury Road Creative, LLC and former Symposium Executive Director
- Col Stephen Pomeroy, USMC (Ret.) Associate Director and Lecturer, School of Business & Management
- 2014 Colby Award winner Logan Beirne