MEDIA ADVISORY: NWC to Welcome New Class, Honor Distinguished Alumnus
The U.S. Naval War College will pay tribute to its newest class of 545 resident students from the U.S. armed forces, civilian federal agencies and international militaries in a convocation ceremony scheduled to begin at 10 a.m., Monday, Aug. 19, in Spruance Hall Auditorium.
Student Demonstrates Flexibility of NWC’s Distance Education Program
U.S. Navy Lt. Kristen Kerns began the 2012-2013 U.S. Naval War College (NWC) academic year in Port Hueneme, Calif., enrolled in her third Fleet Seminar Program (FSP) core course, Joint Maritime Operations (JMO), in September 2012.
Naval War College Forms Arctic Regional Studies Group
Recognizing the maritime implications of the changing Arctic region, the U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, R.I., launched the Arctic Regional Studies Group (ASG), on July 26.
NWC President Honors Legacy of Luce
Ninety-six years ago, Rear Adm. Stephen B. Luce, (1827-1917), founding father and first president of U.S. Naval War College (NWC), was laid to rest at the St. Mary’s Churchyard in Portsmouth, R.I. NWC’s current president, Rear Adm. Walter E. “Ted” Carter Jr., commemorated Luce’s legacy on the 96th anniversary of his death, July 28, during a wreath laying presentation at Luce’s tombstone.
U.S./Japanese Citizens Gather for Naval Heritage and “A Celebration of Friendship”
The opening ceremony provided an opportunity for official representatives and guests of the 30 Black Ships Festival to honor and celebrate American and Japanese history, culture and friendship.
EMC Chair Participates in Ecuador Workshop
The national security workshop focused on translating national interests and strategic objectives into maritime concepts and capabilities.
Naval War College Hosts Korea United 2013 Exercise
The three-day exercise familiarized the more than 290 participating Reservists with the tenets of strategic and operational level planning.
Former NWC President Named President of Naval Postgraduate School
Retired Vice Adm. Ronald A. Route served as NWC's president from August 2001 to July 2003.
NWC Professor Supports Human Rights, Operational Law Training at Colombian War College
Military professor Capt. Kevin Brew, of the U.S. Naval War College's (NWC) Joint Military Operations Department, recently participated in a mission to Bogota, Colombia, where he was part of a Defense Institute of International Legal Studies (DIILS)-led seminar on Human Rights and Operational Law at the Colombian War College.
Senior Enlisted Leaders Graduate from SEA
The U.S. Navy Senior Enlisted Academy Resident Class 174 graduated 55 students and the Blended Class 49 graduated 16 students on July, 11, 2013.
NWC Supports Intelligence Security Cooperation Efforts
Faculty led discussions on regional security trends and intelligence sharing principles in Belize.
NWC Provides Pre-Deployment Training to Rhode Island Air National Guard Special Operations Group
U.S. Naval War College (NWC) faculty conducted on site pre-deployment training for 40 members of the Rhode Island Air National Guard Special Operations Group (RIANG SOG) at Quonset Air National Guard Base in North Kingstown, R.I., on May 21-23.
Carter Becomes 54th President of Naval War College
The U.S. Naval War College welcomed its 54th president during a change of command ceremony onboard Naval Station Newport, July 2.
Academic/Military Partners Ponder 'Irregular Warfare: Afghanistan and Beyond'
More than 50 academic professionals and practitioners specializing in irregular warfare participated in the U.S. Naval War College’s (NWC) 5th annual Center on Irregular Warfare and Armed Group (CIWAG) symposium at NWC in Newport, R.I., June 26-27.
MEDIA ADVISORY: Naval War College Presidency to Change Hands
The U.S. Naval War College will hold a change of command ceremony on Tuesday, July 2, at 10 a.m. in the college’s Spruance Hall auditorium. Guest speaker, Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert, will recognize the service of Rear Adm. John N. Christenson and welcome Burrillville, R.I., native, Rear Adm. Walter E. “Ted” Carter Jr. as the 54th president of the Naval War College.
NWC Warfare Researchers Examine ASW ‘Kill Chain’
U.S. Naval War College Gravely Naval Warfare Research Group conducted the Anti-submarine Warfare Integration and Interoperability workshop at NWC in Newport, R.I., June 24-26.
War College Students Discuss 21st Century Sea Power
U.S. Naval War College students and faculty participated in a panel discussion focused on 21st century sea power and global maritime leadership as part of the NWC’s annual Current Strategy Forum, June 19.
CNO Delivers Naval War College Graduation Address
U.S. Navy Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert delivered the keynote address to graduating U.S. and international students and their guests at the U.S. Naval War College, June 21.
International Law Studies Comes Online
The international law department at the U.S. Naval War College completed the transition of its International Law Studies periodical to an online journal, May 2013.
MAWS Students Retrace History Through Staff Ride
Students and faculty from the Maritime Advanced Warfighting School of the U.S. Naval War College in Newport, R.I., participated in a Staff Ride to Ticonderoga and Saratoga, N.Y., from June 10-13.