NWC, MIT hold first civil-military humanitarian simulation
A new educational simulation was recently unveiled at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass. (MIT)’s Urban Risk Lab located in their Department of Architecture and Urbanism, Mar 21.
US Naval War College strengthens Latin America, Caribbean partnerships
U.S. Naval War College (NWC) kicked off its 14th Regional Alumni Symposium at the Peruvian Naval Academy, March 21.
Naval War College student team wins college cyber competition
A team of students from U.S. Naval War College (NWC), Newport, Rhode Island placed first in the annual Cyber 9/12 Student Challenge competition held over three days at American University’s Washington College of Law in Washington, D.C.
All-services summit focuses on military professionalism
Leadership centers of excellence from all branches of the military recently gathered for the 2017 DoD Professionalism Summit at the U.S. Naval Academy (USNA) in Annapolis, Md.
Naval War College graduates 74 in ceremony
U.S. Naval War College (NWC) graduated 74 Navy, Marine Corps and Army officers during a graduation ceremony held in the school’s Spruance Auditorium, Feb. 28.
Naval War College students compete for strategy award
Participants in the annual competition for the James V. Forrestal Award for Excellence in Strategy Development and Force Planning at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) presented creative, flexible and realistic approaches to dealing with a scenario presented by faculty, according to one of the judges of the Feb. 24 event.
Naval War College professor updates Congress on China’s military capabilities
An expert on the faculty of U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, Rhode Island updated Congress on China’s current military capabilities, possible intentions, and what he sees as the future options in the region at a governmental committee meeting.
Navy higher education libraries announce digital archives and preservation collaborative
U.S. Naval War College (NWC) Library has announced initial implementation of TRIREME digital repository and preservation system. The name TRIREME comes from the ancient Mediterranean maritime vessels with three banks of oars.
Former Representative Randy Forbes joins Naval War College faculty
Former U.S. Representative Randy Forbes has been appointed Naval War College Foundation Senior Distinguished Fellow at U.S. Naval War College (NWC), joining the faculty of the school in Newport, Rhode Island effective February 2017.
Legal, military issues in space are focus of NWC forum
Forward-looking experts are gazing skyward in preparation of examining military and legal issues being created as countries explore the security domain of outer space.
Former Naval War College president passes away
The 42nd President of U.S. Naval War College (NWC), Vice Adm. James E. Service, passed away Friday, Feb. 10.
Cutlass Express Brings Senior Leadership Together
Leadership from nations participating in exercise Cutlass Express came together for a four-day senior leaders seminar facilitated by the U.S. Naval War College in Pointe aux Piments, Mauritius, Feb. 4-7.
Naval War College hosts strategy, budget practitioner session
The National Security Affairs department at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) hosted a panel discussion titled “Force Planning – Strategy Meets Budget,” Feb. 3, as part of the final practitioner session for students enrolled in the National Security Decision Making (NSDM) course.
Naval War College launches Institute for Future Warfare Studies
In a short ceremony on campus, U.S. Naval War College (NWC) President Rear Adm. Jeffrey Harley opened the Institute for Future Warfare Studies (IFWS) as a new research and study department of the school, aimed at understanding how armed conflict may evolve in the future and how the United States can better prepare for it.
Coast Guard Cutter Seneca helping Naval War College develop joint leaders
Five U.S. Naval War College faculty members representing each branch of military service visited U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Seneca this month for a two-day shipboard familiarization training exercise off the coast of Rhode Island.
Navy Leadership Development Framework Released
The Office of the Chief of Naval Operations released the Leadership Development Framework, Jan. 25.
Navy’s intermediate leadership course officially underway
Developed as a joint effort by U.S. Naval War College’s (NWC) College of Operational and Strategic Leadership (COSL) Department and the Naval Leadership and Ethics Center (NLEC), the Intermediate Leadership Course (ILC) is designed to replace the Navy’s former Department Head Leadership Course.
Fake news, stolen messages, intrigue are centuries old at NWC
Foreign governments intercepting messages, accusations of fake news, and external involvement in international affairs -- none of these are new developments in global events.
Distance is no obstacle to gaining a Naval War College diploma
Since its pilot course in 1914, the College of Distance Education (CDE) at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, Rhode Island has celebrated more than a century of education, graduating more than 145,000 military and civilian students worldwide. It is the goal of CDE to provide NWC’s superlative education to students around the globe, helping develop leaders and encourage excellence the world over.
Energy Secretary Moniz discusses nuclear security, strategy at Naval War College
U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz discussed nuclear security and strategy and the Department of Energy’s close partnership with the U.S. Navy during a visit to U.S. Naval War College, Jan. 12.