Naval War College, Harvard open disaster relief talks
U.S. Naval War College (NWC) and Harvard University put their recently signed education and research agreement to work, March 10, during an Executive Level Operational Level of War (ELOC) course at the NWC’s College of Operational and Strategic Leadership.
NWC report reveals new joint defense needs
The Defense Department and U.S. Navy will need to develop new areas of expertise, authorities and planning processes in order to meet key goals and objectives, according to a U.S. Naval War College (NWC) game report prepared for the Pentagon’s Air-Sea Battle Office and the Chief of Naval Operations.
Naval War College educates, graduates 85 leaders
Eighty-five Navy, Marine and Army officers graduated from U.S. Naval War College, March 3, during a graduation ceremony held in Spruance Hall auditorium in Newport, Rhode Island.
NWC Honors Students With Planning Award
The James V. Forrestal Award for Excellence in Force Planning was presented to the winning student seminar group for National Security Decision Making (NSDM) during the final course exercise at U.S. Naval War College (NWC), Newport, Rhode Island, Feb. 27.
Naval War College conducts maritime summit in Naples
Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa is hosting the Combined Force Maritime Component Commander (CFMCC) Flag Course, Africa on the Naval Support Activity Naples, March 2-6.
New JMO Chair Lays Out Vision
The U.S. Naval War College, Newport, Rhode Island, has named Capt. Richard LaBranche as new chair of the Joint Military Operations (JMO) department.
Naval War College Facilitates Flag Officer Course at PACFLT
Senior military leaders from 14 nations gathered at U.S. Pacific Fleet (PACFLT) headquarters here in Hawaii for the Naval War College Combined Force Maritime Component Commander (CFMCC) Flag Officer Course, Feb. 5-11.
Naval War College Hosts Strategy, Budget Panel
As part of the final practitioner session for students enrolled in the National Security Decision Making course at U.S. Naval War College, the national security affairs department hosted a panel discussion titled “Force Planning – Strategy Meets Budget,” Feb. 10.
Navy Band Northeast Shares Musical Expertise with RI Students
Getting out into the community is job one for Navy Band Northeast, and last month, three ensembles took the opportunity to visit Rhode Island schools.
Lecturer: Sea Level Rise is Coming Fast, Soon
Author, researcher and marine biologist Jeremy Jackson gave a presentation titled “Sea Level Rise is Dangerous” at U.S. Naval War College (NWC), Feb. 3, addressing environmental changes and the implications of those events on people.
NWC Professor Honored for Legal Writing
Coast Guard Capt. Andrew Norris, judge advocate at U.S. Naval War College, has been honored for exemplary legal writing by the quarterly law journal Green Bag Almanac & Reader.
Duncan takes over as Naval War College provost
Lewis M. Duncan assumed his duties as provost at the U.S. Naval War College (NWC) Monday, officially becoming the college’s chief operating officer.
Senior Enlisted Academy Prepares for Influx of E-8s
Navywide, all senior chiefs hoping to become master chiefs are now required to complete the Senior Enlisted Academy (SEA) course at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, Rhode Island, as announced by the Navy in November.
NWC Hosts War Game With No War
The Naval Services Game 2014 conducted by U.S. Naval War College (NWC) war gaming department, Dec. 8-12, was not devised for war at all.
Yale Professor Awarded Hattendorf Prize
Paul M. Kennedy, the J. Richardson Dilworth professor of history at Yale University, was presented the Hattendorf Prize for Distinguished Original Research in Maritime History by U.S. Naval War College (NWC) president Rear Adm. P. Gardner Howe III, Nov. 20, at Yale.
Naval War College, Harvard Aim to Improve Civilian-Military Humanitarian Response
The U.S. Naval War College (NWC) College of Operational & Strategic Leadership (COSL) and the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) kicked off the inaugural meeting of the Joint Humanitarian Civilian–Military Working Group, Nov. 6, at the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative in Cambridge.
Naval War College Honors Fallen German Sailors
A memorial ceremony and wreath-laying to honor fallen German sailors who died in World War I and World War II was held on Nov. 16 at Island Cemetery.
Event Heralds Closer Ties for Naval War College, Brown University
Faculty from two of Rhode Island’s most recognized schools came together in Newport at Naval War College as part of an effort to build closer ties.
Century-old Documents Made More Accessible
When U.S. Senator John McCain was asked to deliver a speech at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) earlier this year, he mentioned that his grandfather had been a student here while in the Navy. Word trickled down to the basement office of the NWC library archives to the desk of Teresa Clements.
Intense Competition Marks End of Combatant Command Seminar
U.S. Naval War College (NWC) President Rear Adm. P. Gardner Howe III presented the Adm. James G. Stavridis Award for Excellence in Theater Strategic Planning to the top seminar group of the first trimester, Nov. 5, as part of the capstone event for students enrolled in the intermediate level Theater Security Decision Making course.