Naval War College Sponsors ‘Smooth-Out’ Transfer Transitions
Twenty-one Sailors assigned to U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, Rhode Island completed command sponsor training, July 3.
NWC to bid farewell to first naval flight officer president, welcome first SEAL president
The U.S. Naval War College will bid farewell and following seas to Rhode Island native Rear Adm. Walter E. “Ted” Carter Jr. and welcome aboard Rear Adm. P. Gardner Howe III as the college’s 55th president on Tuesday, July 8 at 10 a.m.
Naval War College Confers with Irregular Warfare Experts
More than 50 experts on irregular warfare joined together with the U.S. Naval War College’s (NWC) Center for Irregular Warfare and Armed Groups (CIWAG) for their sixth annual symposium at NWC in Newport, Rhode Island, June 25-26.
Students Graduate, Reflect on Naval War College Experience
Adm. John M. Richardson, director, Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program, will deliver the graduation address to students and their guests attending the U.S. Naval War College’s (NWC) commencement ceremony scheduled to begin at 10 a.m., Friday, June 20, at Naval Station Newport.
NPS Alumnus Named 55th President of Naval War College
Rear Adm. P. Gardner Howe, a 1995 graduate of the special operations/low intensity conflict (SOLIC) curriculum at the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS), has been named the next President of the Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island.
CNO Kicks off 65th Annual Current Strategy Forum
The U.S. Naval War College (NWC) kicked off the 65th annual Current Strategy Form (CSF) with a keynote address from the Chief of Naval Operations (CNO), Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert, June 17, at the NWC in Newport, Rhode Island.
Naval War College Students Complete Joint Maritime Operations Course
Three-hundred twelve joint military, civilian and international students attending the College of Naval Command and Staff (CNCS) at the U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, Rhode Island completed the Joint Maritime Operations (JMO) course, June 16.
Naval War College to Host 65th Annual Current Strategy Forum, CNO to Address Media
Media are invited to join the Chief of Naval Operations (CNO), Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert, and the U.S. Naval War College (NWC) on June 17-18, for the 65th annual Current Strategy Forum (CSF) at the NWC in Newport, Rhode Island.
Naval War College, Pell Center Host 'An Evening with Senator John McCain'
Arizona senator and former presidential candidate John McCain discussed "America's Global Leadership" during an evening lecture at the U.S. Naval War College, June 12.
Naval War College, Brown University Partner for Research and Education
Rear Adm. Walter E. "Ted" Carter Jr., president, U.S. Naval War College (NWC) and Christina H. Paxson, president, Brown University, signed a Research and Education Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) between NWC and Brown's Watson Institute for International Studies, June 6.
Naval War College ‘Breaks the Ice’ with Arctic Security Elective
Students and faculty assigned to U.S. Naval War College’s (NWC) inaugural Arctic security class participated in the Arctic Strategy and Policy Seminar (ASPS) at NWC in Newport, Rhode Island, May 21-22.
Naval War College, Rhode Island Representatives Honor Fallen
Rear Adm. Walter E. “Ted” Carter Jr., president, U.S. Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island, joined with representatives from the State of Rhode Island, distinguished guests and more than 700 local attendees, to serve as presiding officer for the 40th Annual Memorial Day Ceremony at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery, May 26.
Naval War College Strengthens Asia-Pacific Partnership
More than 100 Naval War College (NWC) alumni and guests from 14 different countries discussed important Indo-Asia-Pacific issues at the NWC 10th Regional Alumni Symposium in Manila, Philippines, May 21-23.
Naval War College Convenes 100th Maritime Staff Operators Course
U.S. Naval War College (NWC) alumni, faculty, staff and students gathered with NWC’s 51st President, retired Rear Adm. Jacob L. Shuford, to commemorate the 100th class convening of the Maritime Staff Operators Course (MSOC) at NWC in Newport, R.I., May 20.
Naval War College Conference Addresses Counterproliferation
Proliferation of weapons of mass destruction is a major challenge to global security, and representatives from 21 nations addressed the problem this week during a meeting that ended today at the Naval War College in Newport, R.I.
Naval War College Celebrates Annual Dinner at the Washington Navy Yard
Students, faculty and alumni gathered at the Washington Navy Yard's Catering and Conference Center to celebrate the 100th anniversary of distance learning education and the Annual Naval War College Dinner and Philip A. Crowl Lecture Series.
New Center Imparts Ethical Command Leader Development
Instructors and staff of the new Naval Leadership and Ethics Center celebrated the establishment of their command during a ribbon cutting ceremony in Newport, R.I., May 6.
Hattendorf's influence goes far beyond Newport
Dipping the flag can be traced back to 1293. However, it was not until the reign of Edward III of England that it gained significance, eventually becoming a gesture of intended friendship and a way of saluting by armed vessels. The 2014 Oxford Naval History Conference was, metaphorically, such a salute.
NWC Strengthens Partnerships Through War Gaming
Four members from U.S. Naval War College’s (NWC) war gaming department participated in the first of two phases of the 2014 Inter-American War Game (IAWG), hosted by Brazilian navy’s Escola de Guerra Naval War Gaming Center, April 7-11.