Events

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.

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U.S. Naval War College Upcoming Events

U.S. Naval War College (NWC) staff members collect ships orders during a wargame reenactment of the Battle of Jutland at NWC in Newport, Rhode Island.
Nov 16

International Crisis War Game: Cyber and Emerging Technologies

Nov. 16, 2018
9:30 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

This war-game series integrates senior leaders in private industry, the military and government from around the world to provide insights on the impact of cyber operations on international stability and U.S. national security.

U.S. Naval War College’s (NWC) Navy flag football team.
Nov 30

Annual Naval War College Army-Navy Flag Football Game: 2018

Nov. 30, 2018
3:00 p.m.
Nimitz Football Field, Naval Station Newport, Newport, RI 02841

The annual Naval War College Army-Navy flag football game will take place at Nimitz Football Field, Naval Station Newport Friday, Nov. 30.

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Dec 02

A Holiday Concert at the Varnum Armory

Dec. 02, 2018
2:00 p.m.
Varnum Memorial Armory Museum, 6 Main Street, East Greenwich, RI 02818

Join Navy Band Northeast's Brass Quintet at the Varnum Armory for an afternoon of uplifting holiday music sure to delight adults and children of all ages.

Navy Band Northeast's Jazz Combo, Holiday Concert
Dec 02

Jazz for the Holidays

Dec. 02, 2018
2:00 p.m.
Calvary United Methodist, 200 Turner Road, Middletown, RI 02842

Kickstart the holiday season with Navy Band Northeast's Jazz Combo for a family-friendly concert sure to delight children of all ages.

Thomas Culora, professor and dean of Center for Naval Warfare Studies at U.S. Naval War College (NWC), provides welcoming remarks to participants of the “Syria: Can International Law Cope?” workshop at NWC, in Newport Rhode Island.
Dec 03

Artificial Intelligence at the Frontiers of International Law concerning Armed Conflict

Dec. 03, 2018
8:00 a.m.
Harvard Law School, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138

Harvard Law School Program on International Law and Armed Conflict (HLS PILAC), the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Regional Delegation for the United States and Canada, and the Stockton Center for the Study of International Law at the U.S. Naval War College.

Navy Band Northeast at Mechanics Hall during a past year's performance.
Dec 05

Pops Ensemble at Mechanics Hall

Dec. 05, 2018
12:00 p.m.
Mechanics Hall, 321 Main Street, Worcester, MA 01608

Navy Band Northeast's Pops Ensemble is the band's largest ensemble, comprised of 30 wind and percussion instrumentalists, specializing in musical styles that range from patriotic favorites, traditional wind band literature, and Broadway showstoppers.

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Dec 06

Eight Bells Lecture Series: The Flying Tigers

Dec. 06, 2018
12:00 p.m.
MWR McMacken Community Center, 402 Monroe Road, Newport, RI 02840

The Flying Tigers uncovers the hidden story of the group of young American men and women who crossed the Pacific before Pearl Harbor to risk their lives defending China.

Navy Band Northeast at New England Conservatory during a past year's performance.
Dec 10

Pops Ensemble Holiday Concert at New England Conservatory

Dec. 10, 2018
7:30 p.m.
Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough Street, Boston, MA 02115

Navy Band Northeast's Pops Ensemble is the band's largest ensemble, comprised of 30 wind and percussion instrumentalists, specializing in musical styles that range from patriotic favorites, traditional wind band literature, and Broadway showstoppers.

Rear Adm. Jeffrey A. Harley, president, U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, Rhode Island provides opening remarks during a Pearl Harbor Day evening lecture held at NWC.
Dec 19

Genocide Studies: Cases of Slow Genocide in the 21st Century

Dec. 19, 2018
12:30 p.m.
Mahan Hall, U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

In the post-WWII and the Holocaust era, the global community proclaimed “Never again!” to the possibility of future genocides or attempts at genocide. Yet we have witnessed multiple examples of it to include examples in Cambodia, Guatemala and East Timor.

U.S. Naval War College (NWC) hosts its 2017 commencement ceremony at NWC in Newport, Rhode Island.
Mar 05

U.S. Naval War College Graduation: March 2019

Mar. 05, 2019
11:00 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

U.S. Naval War College (NWC) is a one-year graduate-level program that graduates about 600 resident and 1,000 distance learning students each year.