Global Leaders from 113 Nations Converge, Discuss Common Maritime Solutions
The 21st edition of the International Seapower Symposium (ISS) began Sept. 16 at the U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, R.I., with more than 170 representatives from 113 nations attending.
Navy Completes Successful Global War Game 2014
The CNO's Navy Global War Game came to a close on Sept. 12 with a final plenary session attended by over 80 game participants from across the Department of Defense, as well as Australia, Canada, Japan and the United Kingdom.
Ethics Center Instructor Receives Stockdale Award
The 2014 recipients of the Vice Adm. James Bond Stockdale Leadership Award were announced in NAVADMIN 208/14 released Sept. 9.
Students Graduate MAWS: Operational-Level Planning Course
Thirty-five students from the Navy, Marine Corps, Army and Air Force graduated from the U.S. Naval War College's (NWC) joint service Maritime Advanced Warfighting School (MAWS), Sept. 5.
SECDEF to Hold Live Town Hall at Naval War College
Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel will visit the U.S. Naval War College (NWC) and hold a live town hall on the Defense Department’s role in national security Sept. 3 at 3 p.m.
RI Leaders ‘Cross the Line’ with NAVSTA Newport Experience
Sixty-one state leaders and eight staff members from the KAPPA II Class of Leadership Rhode Island (LRI) participated in Defense Day 2014, as part of their military orientation day at the Naval Station (NAVSTA) Newport, Wednesday, Aug. 20.
Powerful Naval War College Sculptures Teach, Inspire
Those who come to study strategy at the Naval War College read many things and hear lots of lecturers. But it may be that from the art that they encounter in the halls and in the museum they learn the most fundamental truth about the profession of arms and their place within history.
Ex-USS Saratoga Departs NAVSTA Newport for Dismantling, Recycling
Thousands of spectators lined the shores of Narragansett Bay this morning to view the final departure from Newport of the ex-USS SARATOGA (CV 60) as she left Pier 1, Naval Station (NAVSTA) Newport, enroute to her final destination at a dismantling facility in Brownsville, Texas.
NWC Strengthens Maritime Partnerships Through War Gaming
Faculty from the U.S. Naval War College (NWC) participated in the 2014 Inter-American War Game (IAWG) hosted by the Brazilian Naval War College in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Aug. 12-15, 2014.
War College Students Begin ‘Shared Intellectual Journey’
The U.S. Naval War College officially kicked off the 2014-2015 academic year Monday, welcoming an incoming class of 578 students during a convocation ceremony held at the college. The ceremony marked the beginning of the college’s 130th year of educating and developing leaders in Newport.
NWC Symposium Examines Career Opportunities, Costs of Ethical Conduct
The U.S. Naval War College hosted its first Ethics Symposium of the 2014-15 academic year as part of the convocation events held Aug. 18 at the college.
Naval War College Kicks Off Centennial Year of Distance Education
More than 65 U.S. Naval War College (NWC) distance education faculty members from throughout the U.S. convened at NWC for a four-day faculty workshop, Aug. 11-14.
NLEC Debuts New Department Head Leadership Course
Twelve active duty and reserve supply corps students from the Naval Supply Corps School (NSCS) successfully completed the newly developed Department Head Leadership Pilot Course (DHLPC) at the Naval Leadership and Ethics Center (NLEC), Aug. 15.
NWC Student, Brother Flying in Sister Services
When it comes to the word "wingman," brothers Kurt and Arthur Bruggeman have taken it to a new level.
Naval War College Seeking Papers on Women, Peace, Security
The U.S. Naval War College is issuing a 'call for papers' in preparation for its third annual Women, Peace, and Security Conference Series held at the NWC in Newport, Rhode Island, April 16-17, 2015.
Scholars Examine Grand Strategy 'Best Practices'
The U.S. Naval War College (NWC) strategy and policy department hosted the 2014 Grand Strategy Workshop, Aug. 6-8, at NWC in Newport, Rhode Island.
Naval War College Sailors Support Local Veterans Home in Need
Sailors attached to the U.S. Naval War College (NWC) volunteered in support of an ongoing community outreach project at the Rhode Island Veterans Home (RIVH) on Aug. 7, helping to build a new recreation facility for up to 339 veterans of foreign wars in Bristol, Rhode Island.
International Naval War College Students Look to Strengthen Maritime Partnerships
A record number of 109 international students and their families arrived in July at the U.S. Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island, and participated in Naval Staff College and Naval Command College student orientation from July 29 to Aug 6.
Blue Angels Dream Takes Flight for War College Professor
"Being on the team was a dream that I gave up on 12 years ago after not being selected for a second time. There just weren't any more chances; I had to get on with my career. That's why all of this has been so hard to believe..."
First SEAL Takes Helm as Naval War College President
Rear Adm. P. Gardner Howe III relieved Rear Adm. Walter E. “Ted” Carter Jr., as the 55th president and first Navy SEAL in command of the U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, Rhode Island, during a change of command ceremony with the Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Jonathan Greenert, July 8.