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 Navy and national security.

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U.S. Naval War College Upcoming Events

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Jul 14 2020

Inter-American War Game 2020 Closing Conference

8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

The Inter-American War Game is an annual virtual war game, originally started in the 1970s, involving up to 13 countries from North and South America.

Rear Adm. Shoshana S. Chatfield, president U.S. Naval War College, gives a speech at the 2019 Convocation Ceremony at the college August 5, 2019.
Aug 03 2020

U.S. Naval War College Faculty Convocation

10:00 a.m.
Spruance Auditorium, U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

The 2020-2021 academic year will welcome joint service and international students during a convocation ceremony at the U.S. Naval War College.

Rear Adm. Shoshana S. Chatfield (front row, center), president, U.S. Naval War College,     stands with faculty and graduates of the college’s Advanced Strategist Program on the steps of Luce Hall, Aug. 15
Aug 13 2020

Advanced Strategist Program Graduation

9:30 a.m.
Pringle Auditorium, U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

The Advanced Strategist Program is a thirteen-month, double-elective course built on top of the college’s established and accredited master’s degree program. The academic year is organized into three trimesters: Joint Military Operations, National Security Affairs, and Strategy and Policy.

Dave Polatty, associate professor, U.S. Naval War College (NWC) College of Operational and Strategic Leadership and Operational Level Programs, provides remarks during the Civilian-Military Humanitarian Response Workshop held at NWC in Newport, Rhode Island.
Aug 19 2020

Civilian-Military Humanitarian Response Workshop

8:00 a.m.
Brown University, Providence, RI 02912

The 2020 U.S. Naval War College and Brown University "CM-HR" workshop will bring together approximately 100 humanitarian practitioners, academics and military leaders to explore contemporary challenges in humanitarian access, aid worker security and civilian protection.

Adm. John M. Richardson, chief of naval operations (CNO), provides remarks during the CNOs' 23rd International Seapower Symposium at U.S. Naval War College.
Sep 22 2020

CANCELLED: 24th International Seapower Symposium

8:00 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

The purpose of the International Seapower Symposium is to provide a forum for senior international naval leaders to discuss common maritime challenges and opportunities to enhance international maritime security cooperation.