Upcoming Events

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

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U.S. Naval War College Upcoming Events

U.S. Naval War College (NWC) students and staff gathered during NWC’s annual 2019 Army-Navy Flag Football Game.

Annual Naval War College Army-Navy Flag Football Game

Friday, December 03, 2021
3:00 p.m.
Nimitz Football Field, Naval Station Newport, Newport, RI 02841

The annual U.S. Naval War College Army-Navy flag football game will take place at Nimitz Football Field, Naval Station Newport on Friday, Dec. 3.

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AFLEX 2021: Navigating Uncharted Waters in the 21st Century - Culture

Sunday, December 05-09, 2021
8:00 a.m.
William F. Bolger Center, 9600 Newbridge Dr, Potomac, MD 20854, (301) 983-7000

AFLEX 2021 brings together 3-star and SES leaders navigating a whole new level of rapid change and dynamism in their roles to drive outcomes by building a culture of excellence, breakthrough practices for warfighter resilience & readiness, learning organizations with a growth mindset...

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Executive Level Operational Level of Warfare Course

Monday, December 06-10, 2021
Evans Hall, 686 Cushing Rd, Newport, RI 02841

The Executive Level Operational Level of Warfare Course 22-1 begins on December 6th, 2021 and concludes on December 10th, 2021. This course is a one-week course and is taught at the U.S. Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island three times a year.

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Lecture of Opportunity: Too Small to Count? The Impacts and Policy Implications of Small Disasters in the Sahel

Wednesday, December 08, 2021
12:00 p.m.
Quinn Lecture Hall, P-251, U.S Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

Despite extensive research on disasters induced by natural hazards and climate change, the impact of those of smaller scale remains relatively understudied. This is especially the case in the Sahel, an increasingly important zone in terms of disaster risk reduction.

Patio chairs on the U.S. Naval War College campus overlooking the Narragansett Bay and Pell Bridge.

U.S. Naval War College Closed for the Christmas Day Holiday

Friday, December 24, 2021
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Rd, Newport, RI 02841

The U.S. Naval War College will be closed December 24th, 2021 to observe the Christmas Day holiday.

Patio chairs on the U.S. Naval War College campus overlooking the Narragansett Bay and Pell Bridge.

U.S. Naval War College Closed for the New Year's Day Holiday

Friday, December 31, 2021
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Rd, Newport, RI 02841

The U.S. Naval War College will be closed December 31st, 2021 to observe the New Year's Day holiday.

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Naval Command and Staff Online Program 2022 Session Three Begins

Friday, January 07, 2022
Virtual Program

The U.S. Naval War College (NWC), Naval Command and Staff Online Program delivers the NWC Joint Professional Military Education Phase I to students virtually from anywhere. Courses consist of online discussion boards, group projects, individual essays, and other assignments.

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Issues in National Security: "Olympics/Inter Affairs"

Tuesday, January 11, 2022
4:30 p.m.
Pringle Auditorium, U.S Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, Rhode Island 02841

The 'Issues in National Security' lectures represent current political, military, economic, and social issues that challenge strategists and concern citizens therefore the lectures are tailored to the spouses and significant others of U.S. Naval War College students, staff, and faculty.

Patio chairs on the U.S. Naval War College campus overlooking the Narragansett Bay and Pell Bridge.

U.S. Naval War College Closed for the Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday

Monday, January 17, 2022
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Rd, Newport, RI 02841

The U.S. Naval War College will be closed January 17th, 2022 for the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday.