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.
Naval War College Aims to Forecast Changing Arctic
Responding to the opening of the Arctic region to increased human activity, the U.S. Naval War College is exploring the geopolitical future of the area.
Naval War College Hosts Energy Conservation Awareness Exhibit
Naval Station (NAVSTA) Newport's Public Works energy conservation team partnered with National Grid to hold an Energy Awareness Day display in the Spruance Hall lobby at the Naval War College, Oct. 22.
Naval War College Announces New Provost
NEWPORT, R.I. – Rear Adm. P. Gardner Howe III, president U.S. Naval War College (NWC), announced the hiring of Lewis M. Duncan as new provost at the school.
Naval War College Celebrates Navy Birthday, Two Others
The U.S. Naval War College celebrated the 239th Navy Birthday, the 130th anniversary of the establishment of the U.S. Naval War College (NWC), and the 45th year of the NWC Foundation during a ceremony Oct. 6.
Students Learn Policy Implementation at Theater Security Seminar
The National Security Affairs department at the U.S. Naval War College invited senior national security professionals who have served as high-level members of the Department of Defense to the college on Sept 26, to share their insights on how the policy process works.
Navy Showcases Warfighting Capabilities at 21st International Seapower Symposium
Four U.S. Navy vessels, including the Navy's second joint high-speed vessel, are participating in the 21st International Seapower Symposium (ISS-21), Sept. 16-19, at the U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, Rhode Island.
Global Leaders from 113 Nations Converge, Discuss Common Maritime Solutions
The 21st edition of the International Seapower Symposium (ISS) began Sept. 16 at the U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, R.I., with more than 170 representatives from 113 nations attending.
Navy Completes Successful Global War Game 2014
The CNO's Navy Global War Game came to a close on Sept. 12 with a final plenary session attended by over 80 game participants from across the Department of Defense, as well as Australia, Canada, Japan and the United Kingdom.
Ethics Center Instructor Receives Stockdale Award
The 2014 recipients of the Vice Adm. James Bond Stockdale Leadership Award were announced in NAVADMIN 208/14 released Sept. 9.
Students Graduate MAWS: Operational-Level Planning Course
Thirty-five students from the Navy, Marine Corps, Army and Air Force graduated from the U.S. Naval War College's (NWC) joint service Maritime Advanced Warfighting School (MAWS), Sept. 5.
SECDEF to Hold Live Town Hall at Naval War College
Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel will visit the U.S. Naval War College (NWC) and hold a live town hall on the Defense Department’s role in national security Sept. 3 at 3 p.m.
RI Leaders ‘Cross the Line’ with NAVSTA Newport Experience
Sixty-one state leaders and eight staff members from the KAPPA II Class of Leadership Rhode Island (LRI) participated in Defense Day 2014, as part of their military orientation day at the Naval Station (NAVSTA) Newport, Wednesday, Aug. 20.