Academic Spotlight | National Security Affairs Hosts Panel Discussion on 'Force Planning'
The U.S. Naval War College National Security Affairs department held its second practitioner lecture on Jan. 25, 2013, for the senior National Decision Making course.
Academic Spotlight | Strategy and Policy and the French-Algerian War
The French-Algerian War involved an insurgency in which the Algerian FLN (or National Liberation Front) never expected to win on the battlefield against the vastly superior forces of France.
'In the Shadow of Greatness' Author Discusses Book
As the first U.S. Naval Academy class to graduate into a wartime situation since the Vietnam War, the Class of 2002 has produced a book that stands as a testament to the ideals and values of that institution.
Naval War College to Host ‘U.S.-UK Combined Operational War Game’
Senior military officers from the U.S. Navy and Air Force will team up with counterparts from the Royal Navy and Royal Air Force for a war game at the U.S. Naval War College in Newport, R.I., Jan. 14-18.
Times White House Correspondent Visits NWC, Discusses ‘Role of Media’
The U.S. Naval War College National Security Affairs department hosted Peter Baker, White House correspondent for the New York Times, Friday, for the first practitioner lecture of the 2012-2013 winter trimester.
Jackson Visits NWC, Discusses 'Ocean Apocalypse'
Video is available online for the Jan. 7th evening lecture with Dr. Jeremy Jackson, who discussed how the oceans have been wrecked by overfishing, pollution, and climate change and the implications for future national security and well-being.
Academic Spotlight | Strategy and Policy Looks at Contemporary Relevance of Forgotten War
The Strategy and Policy department examined the Korean War and its lasting significance on U.S. strategic thought, Jan. 7-10.
Strategy and War Course Examines World War II in Pacific
U.S. Naval War College faculty and students in the Strategy and War course this week zeroed in
on a case study analyzing “Victory at Sea: Prewar Planning, Military Transformation, and Joint Operations in a Major Maritime War—The Pacific War.”