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.
NWC Announces: Stockton Center for the Study of International Law
NEWPORT, R.I. (NNS) -- Rear Adm. Walter E. "Ted" Carter Jr, president, U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, R.I., announced April 11, the approved renaming of NWC's International Law Department to NWC's Stockton Center for the Study of International Law.
NWC War Game Report: Revise Command and Control Systems
NEWPORT, R.I. – War gaming leaders at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, R.I., released the Chief of Naval Operations’ (CNO) annual Title 10 War Game (Global ’13) series report April 11, following six months of post war gaming analysis.
NWC Celebrates 100 years of Distance Learning
April 1, 1914, Navy Secretary Josephus Daniels issued General Order #89 announcing the U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, R.I. was "prepared to conduct extension courses by correspondence for the benefit of officers who are not at present available for attendance at the college."
Alaskan Official Stresses Navy, Coast Guard Partnership in Arctic
The Arctic Studies Group (ASG) at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, R.I., hosted a visit from Alaska Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell, April 9.
Camaraderie Key to Marathon Training
When it happens, it's a complete feeling of Zen. Everything you know ceases to exist. Your body floats effortlessly across the ground.
NWC Accepting Applications for 2014-2015 Fleet Seminar Program
The FSP serves as an avenue for officers to complete Joint Professional Military Education (JPME) Phase I, who are not able to attend the year-long resident program in Newport, R.I.
Fox Challenges Marines, Navy to Innovate
Acting Deputy Defense Secretary Christine H. Fox visited the Naval War College on April 7.
MEDIA ADVISORY: Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense to Speak at Naval War College
The U.S. Naval War College will host the Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense, Christine Fox, on Monday, April 7, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. in Spruance Auditorium at Naval Station Newport.