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.
Civilian-military relationships the focus of Naval War College event
The senior-level course at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) held a panel discussion session for students to better understand the vital relations between civilian and military sections of the government, Jan. 6.
Navy Undersecretary, Vice Chief of Naval Operations participate in Naval War College roundtable discussion
Janine A. Davidson, undersecretary of the Navy, Lindsay P. Cohn, professor of national security affairs at U.S. Naval War College (NWC), and Adm. William F. Moran, vice chief of naval operations, participated in a roundtable discussion on civilian-military relations during an event held at NWC, Jan. 4.
Spouses the focus of new Naval War College lecture series
U.S. Naval War College (NWC) will offer a series of academic lectures designed for spouses of staff, faculty, students and all other military spouses in the region wanting to attend.
Former Japan maritime defense leader to join Naval War College faculty
U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, Rhode Island, announced today that the former leader of the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) will join the school’s faculty in the International Programs.
Naval War College conducts cutting-edge educational simulation
A new educational simulation took place within U.S. Naval War College’s (NWC) National Security Affairs (NSA) department, Dec. 16, that is placing the school at the vanguard of experiential learning according to the department chair.
U.S. Naval War College faculty participate in Pearl Harbor events
A team of Naval War College scholars completed an educational outreach program in conjunction with the commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.
Naval War College conference focuses on global economic impact of cyber insecurity
Experts from industry, government, security and academia converged on U.S. Naval War College (NWC), Dec. 7 to 9, for a workshop examining and perhaps redefining the economic impact that cyber insecurity has on the global economy.
Naval War College holds annual planning course for reserve officers
U.S. Naval War College’s (NWC) Joint Maritime Operations (JMO) department held its Reserve Officer Course this month aimed at making these service members more valuable to military planners when called upon in times of natural disaster or emergency.