New JMO Chair Lays Out Vision
The U.S. Naval War College, Newport, Rhode Island, has named Capt. Richard LaBranche as new chair of the Joint Military Operations (JMO) department.
Naval War College Facilitates Flag Officer Course at PACFLT
Senior military leaders from 14 nations gathered at U.S. Pacific Fleet (PACFLT) headquarters here in Hawaii for the Naval War College Combined Force Maritime Component Commander (CFMCC) Flag Officer Course, Feb. 5-11.
Naval War College Hosts Strategy, Budget Panel
As part of the final practitioner session for students enrolled in the National Security Decision Making course at U.S. Naval War College, the national security affairs department hosted a panel discussion titled “Force Planning – Strategy Meets Budget,” Feb. 10.
Navy Band Northeast Shares Musical Expertise with RI Students
Getting out into the community is job one for Navy Band Northeast, and last month, three ensembles took the opportunity to visit Rhode Island schools.
Lecturer: Sea Level Rise is Coming Fast, Soon
Author, researcher and marine biologist Jeremy Jackson gave a presentation titled “Sea Level Rise is Dangerous” at U.S. Naval War College (NWC), Feb. 3, addressing environmental changes and the implications of those events on people.
NWC Professor Honored for Legal Writing
Coast Guard Capt. Andrew Norris, judge advocate at U.S. Naval War College, has been honored for exemplary legal writing by the quarterly law journal Green Bag Almanac & Reader.
Duncan takes over as Naval War College provost
Lewis M. Duncan assumed his duties as provost at the U.S. Naval War College (NWC) Monday, officially becoming the college’s chief operating officer.
Senior Enlisted Academy Prepares for Influx of E-8s
Navywide, all senior chiefs hoping to become master chiefs are now required to complete the Senior Enlisted Academy (SEA) course at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, Rhode Island, as announced by the Navy in November.
NWC Hosts War Game With No War
The Naval Services Game 2014 conducted by U.S. Naval War College (NWC) war gaming department, Dec. 8-12, was not devised for war at all.
Yale Professor Awarded Hattendorf Prize
Paul M. Kennedy, the J. Richardson Dilworth professor of history at Yale University, was presented the Hattendorf Prize for Distinguished Original Research in Maritime History by U.S. Naval War College (NWC) president Rear Adm. P. Gardner Howe III, Nov. 20, at Yale.
Naval War College, Harvard Aim to Improve Civilian-Military Humanitarian Response
The U.S. Naval War College (NWC) College of Operational & Strategic Leadership (COSL) and the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) kicked off the inaugural meeting of the Joint Humanitarian Civilian–Military Working Group, Nov. 6, at the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative in Cambridge.
Naval War College Honors Fallen German Sailors
A memorial ceremony and wreath-laying to honor fallen German sailors who died in World War I and World War II was held on Nov. 16 at Island Cemetery.
Event Heralds Closer Ties for Naval War College, Brown University
Faculty from two of Rhode Island’s most recognized schools came together in Newport at Naval War College as part of an effort to build closer ties.
Century-old Documents Made More Accessible
When U.S. Senator John McCain was asked to deliver a speech at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) earlier this year, he mentioned that his grandfather had been a student here while in the Navy. Word trickled down to the basement office of the NWC library archives to the desk of Teresa Clements.
Intense Competition Marks End of Combatant Command Seminar
U.S. Naval War College (NWC) President Rear Adm. P. Gardner Howe III presented the Adm. James G. Stavridis Award for Excellence in Theater Strategic Planning to the top seminar group of the first trimester, Nov. 5, as part of the capstone event for students enrolled in the intermediate level Theater Security Decision Making course.
Naval War College Aims to Forecast Changing Arctic
Responding to the opening of the Arctic region to increased human activity, the U.S. Naval War College is exploring the geopolitical future of the area.
Naval War College Hosts Energy Conservation Awareness Exhibit
Naval Station (NAVSTA) Newport's Public Works energy conservation team partnered with National Grid to hold an Energy Awareness Day display in the Spruance Hall lobby at the Naval War College, Oct. 22.
Naval War College Announces New Provost
NEWPORT, R.I. – Rear Adm. P. Gardner Howe III, president U.S. Naval War College (NWC), announced the hiring of Lewis M. Duncan as new provost at the school.
Naval War College Celebrates Navy Birthday, Two Others
The U.S. Naval War College celebrated the 239th Navy Birthday, the 130th anniversary of the establishment of the U.S. Naval War College (NWC), and the 45th year of the NWC Foundation during a ceremony Oct. 6.
Students Learn Policy Implementation at Theater Security Seminar
The National Security Affairs department at the U.S. Naval War College invited senior national security professionals who have served as high-level members of the Department of Defense to the college on Sept 26, to share their insights on how the policy process works.