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News and Events

Our world-class faculty members are frequent media contributors to both historical and current issues in world affairs, policy, and national security. In addition, the the Naval War College hosts a wide variety of substantive and newsworthy events including lectures, symposia, and conferences, throughout the year. The majority of NWC events are by invitation.

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Complementing our prolific faculty contributions to the national dialogue, our conferences run the gambit from the annual capstone Current Strategy Forum, typically featuring the Chief of Naval Operations, to the biennial International Seapower Symposium attended by the leaders of many of the world’s navies. The Naval War College’s Evening Lecture Series exists to bring nationally and globally recognized experts in such fields as national security, world affairs, contemporary social issues, scientific research, and private industry to speak at the college in support of its educational mission. In addition to these marquee events, the college hosts numerous other special events, lectures and symposia.


The Naval War College is a dynamic institution with programs, events, and faculty contributions that are relevant and of interest from the local to the national level.

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Naval War College events showcase the expansive depth and reach of our programs and faculty, and enhance our relevance to the Navy and national security.

Events at NWC

Conferences & Symposia

Our wide variety of newsworthy lectures, symposia, and conferences, are headlined by the annual Current Strategy Forum, the biennial International Seapower Symposium, and our Evening Lecture Series.

Conferences and Symposia at NWC

Faculty Articles

On our site, we strive to showcase our faculty contributions and include the most relevant articles and commentary that our pertinent to our mission and focus.

Faculty Articles at NWC

The Beacon

The purpose of The Beacon, as stated in its subtitle, is to shine a light on the things we’re doing here which affect you out there.

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Naval & Maritime News

The Naval & Maritime News is a daily compilation of naval and maritime news and issues from around the world, the goal of which is to bring a shared awareness to events in the naval and maritime realms.

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News, Media, & Events


Brazilian woman takes Oath of Allegiance at NWC

Nov. 15, 2017
News Publication

Navy Band Northeast Holiday Concert Series

Dec. 10, 2017
3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Spruance Auditorium, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

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Directions & Visiting

Whether you’re coming to the NWC campus to participate in an evening lecture or you are interested in visiting the Navy’s “Home of Thought,” we look forward to having you aboard.

Directions & Visiting Information

History & Campus

Our institution has a rich history, and it has continuously evolved to prepare U.S. and international navies for the ever-changing political, economic, and social conditions of our nation and world.

History & Campus

NWC Museum

The Museum Director, a subjects-area specialist, and staff answer inquiries, provide guidance and orientation talks to visitors on regional naval history and current exhibits.

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