Naval War College holds annual planning course for reserve officers
U.S. Naval War College’s (NWC) Joint Maritime Operations (JMO) department held its Reserve Officer Course this month aimed at making these service members more valuable to military planners when called upon in times of natural disaster or emergency.
Naval War College Museum announces new exhibit
U.S. Naval War College Museum is hosting a new exhibit, “This is No Drill: The United States Enters World War II,” that will be on display until June 1, 2017.
Naval War College president sees progress, promise at 100-day mark
Since taking the reins as president of U.S. Naval War College on July 25, Rear Adm. Jeffrey Harley has been updating curriculum and expanding missions to meet the changing needs of students and faculty, while integrating relevant aspects the CNO’s Design for Maintaining Maritime Superiority.
Navy Band Northeast performs annual holiday concert
NEWPORT, R.I. -- U.S. Naval War College's Navy Band Northeast performed its annual Holiday Concert in Spruance Auditorium, Dec. 11.
Naval War College commemorates Pearl Harbor Day with Goodspeed lecture
To commemorate one of the most important dates in the nation’s history, U.S. Naval War College hosted a Pearl Harbor Day lecture titled, “Pearl Harbor: 75th Anniversary Reflections,” by Hill Goodspeed on Dec. 7.
Naval War College president trolls Army in spirit video
U.S. Naval War College President Rear Adm. Jeffrey A. Harley trolls U.S. Army in this spirit video submission for the 2016 Army-Navy football game scheduled for Dec. 10 at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, Md.
Naval War College seeks papers on Women, Peace, Security
U.S. Naval War College (NWC) is issuing a 'call for papers' in preparation of its fifth annual Women, Peace and Security (WPS) Conference to be held, August 2017, here at the college.
Leadership and Ethics Center holds first-of-kind workshop
The Naval Leadership and Ethics Center (NLEC), Newport, Rhode Island held its first character development and ethics training workshop, Ethics and Self-Awareness Working Group, recently.
Sen. Reed helps open new Naval War College Learning Commons
Rhode Island Sen. Jack Reed, President U.S. Naval War College (NWC) Rear Adm. Jeffrey Harley, and Library Director Allen Benson each squeezed their ceremonial scissors cutting the ribbon to ceremoniously open the NWC’s new Learning Commons today.
Naval War College graduates 56 in ceremony
Fifty-six U.S. Navy and Army officers graduated from U.S. Naval War College on Nov. 15, during a ceremony held in the school’s Spruance Auditorium in Newport, Rhode Island.
Naval War College examines potential solutions to Ukraine conflict
The Joint Military Operations (JMO) department at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) conducted its annual two-week educational capstone event for its senior-level course, Nov. 3 to 10.
Naval War College students awarded for strategic planning excellence
U.S. Naval War College (NWC) Provost Lewis M. Duncan presented the college’s James G. Stavridis Award for Excellence in Theater Strategic Planning to the top seminar group of the National Security Affairs department’s intermediate-level Theater Security Decision Making (TSDM) course, Nov. 3.
Naval War College Hosts International Humanitarian Response Workshop
NEWPORT, R.I. – An international group of academics, military members, and humanitarian response practitioners attended the Civilian-Military Humanitarian Response Workshop held at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, Rhode Island, Oct. 26-27.
NWC, UVA host maritime, law of the sea workshop
Examining the legal issues associated with the expansion of naval forces around the globe, the rise of transnational criminals, and the emergence of new technologies in the maritime environment were topics of a recent workshop sponsored by U.S. Naval War College (NWC) Stockton Center for the Study of International Law and University of Virginia (UVA) School of Law Center for Oceans Law and Policy in Washington, D.C.
NWC hosts evening lecture for spouses, significant others
More than 175 people attended the spouses and significant others evening lecture held at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, Rhode Island on Oct. 4.
NWC wargame teaches students to cooperate, think at higher level
An electives course held at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) conducted an unclassified wargame designed to allow students to bring to life a realistic scenario that included many of the course concepts.
NWC professors testify on state of South China Sea
The House Armed Services Committee (HASC) invited two U.S. Naval War College (NWC) faculty members to testify in Washington, D.C. on understanding and countering China’s growing maritime concerns.
Naval War College practitioner session shines spotlight on Congress
The second practitioner panel for the National Security Affairs (NSA) department’s Theater Security Decision Making course was held in U.S. Naval War College’s (NWC) Spruance auditorium in Newport, Rhode Island, recently.
NWC faculty discuss East, South China Seas with Japan legal group
One current and one former member of U.S. Naval War College (NWC) faculty met with Japanese military legal advisors and professors from several Japanese civilian academic institutions in Tokyo, Japan to discuss international law focusing on the disputes in the East China Sea, South China Sea and other issues.
Going from zero to two hundred classes at the Navy’s SEA
It was a frigid New England winter’s day in the year 1980. At the south end of Coasters Harbor Island, Navy officers sipped hot coffee to brush off the cold as they plunged into their studies of war and strategy at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, Rhode Island.