U.S. Naval War College to hold change of command
U.S. Naval War College (NWC) Newport, Rhode Island, will hold a change of command ceremony in Spruance Auditorium at the college, July 25 at 9 a.m.
NWC symposium focuses on irregular warfare
The Center for Irregular Warfare and Armed Groups (CIWAG) at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) hosted its eighth annual symposium, “Complexity and Innovation,” June 28-29.
NWC holds STEM camp, stimulates student scientists
Seventy-eight high school students from public, private, and charter schools in the New England area participated in the U.S. Naval War College’s (NWC) Starship POSEIDON Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) camp, June 26 to July 1.
JMO department holds first capstone event with new curriculum
The Joint Military Operations (JMO) department at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) conducted its first capstone educational event employing a new, more maritime and exercise-focused curriculum this month.
'Growing leaders' the focus of Naval War College forum
Junior officer and enlisted sailors from around the fleet came to U.S. Naval War College (NWC), June 22-23, to participate in a Junior Leader Forum, a two-day event designed to get leadership input from some of the best junior leaders throughout the Navy.
NWC, CJTF-HOA collaborate to strengthen maritime security
U.S. Naval War College (NWC) professors Larry McCabe and James Cook visited Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), June 14-15, to facilitate a two-day seminar on issues important to the African continent.
NWC director delivers local graduation address
Capt. Mark Turner, director of U.S. Naval War College’s (NWC) Naval Staff College (NSC), addressed the 2016 graduating class of Rogers High School (RHS) in Newport, Rhode Island, during a ceremony, June 17.
1608 US, multinational leaders graduate from NWC
One thousand six hundred and eight students graduated from U.S. Naval War College (NWC), June 17, during a ceremony held at Dewey Field on board Naval Station Newport in Newport, Rhode Island.
Father, daughter among NWC graduating class
The Iannacone family of Florida has two reasons to celebrate at U.S. Naval War College’s (NWC) graduation ceremony in Newport, Rhode Island, Friday.
NWC examines ‘Strategy in Complex, Uncertain Times’
Students, staff, faculty and distinguished guests participated in the 67th Current Strategy Forum (CSF), June 14-15, at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, Rhode Island.
Secretary of Defense addresses Naval War College
Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter visited U.S. Naval War College (NWC), May 25, answering questions from students, faculty and staff as part of a three-day trip to Newport and surrounding areas.
Naval War College overhauls Joint Military Operations curriculum
Students in the Joint Military Operations (JMO) department at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) are getting more real-world experience through war gaming and operational-level planning beginning this trimester due to a major course upgrade intended to send better-prepared graduates to the fleet.
Naval War College reenacts Jutland wargame
A U.S. Naval War College (NWC) wargame based on a real World War I battle that had been studied intensely by World War II military leaders, such as Fleet Admirals Chester W. Nimitz, Ernest J. King and William F. Halsey, was reenacted at the school, May 10.
Naval War College strengthens maritime partnerships with European allies
Representatives from the navies of 27 nations met at U.S. Naval War College's (NWC) 13th Regional Alumni Symposium held in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, April 12-14, to discuss issues facing the group and how to meet common challenges.
CNO's learning line of effort advanced at NWC lecture
In response to the Chief of Naval Operations’ call for the Navy to focus on specific lines of effort to advance the service, U.S. Naval War College (NWC) Newport, Rhode Island, welcomed a leader on High Velocity Learning to address the faculty, students and staff at the school.
Hattendorf Prize to be awarded to German historian
Werner Rahn, retired admiral in the Germany navy, leading German naval historian and former director of the German Armed Forces Military History Research Office, has been named 2016 recipient of the U.S. Naval War College’s (NWC) “Hattendorf Prize,” an international award that aims to recognize original research contributions in the field of maritime history.
Naval War College culinary specialist named chef of the year
Culinary Specialist 2nd Class Jeremy Andersen, assigned to U.S. Naval War College (NWC), earned top honors as Armed Forces Master Chef of the Year at the annual all-services training and competition event held at Fort Lee, Va., earlier this month.
NWC symposium focuses on maritime strategy, implementation
U.S. Naval War College (NWC) hosted maritime security experts from academia, defense and policy fields March 24-26, to focus global military attention on maritime strategy, concepts needed to implement strategy, and international reactions to strategy during the annual EMC Chair Symposium.
Naval War College president aims to change Navy culture towards education
Rear Adm. P. Gardner Howe III, president of U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, Rhode Island, met with key Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS) and Navy Personnel Command (NPC) leaders in Millington last week for a discussion on the mission of the college and its role in supporting the Navy Leader Development Strategy.
Naval War College historian awarded prestigious Oxford degree
John B. Hattendorf, a maritime historian at U.S. Naval War Collegein Newport, Rhode Island, was awarded a Doctor of Letters degree by the University of Oxford, England during a ceremony held at the school, March 5.