Past Events

The U.S. Naval War College (NWC) event calendar is expansive. Through reflection and examination, past NWC events may still highlight our educational and research position in the naval community and the wider defense audience.

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U.S. Naval War College Past Events

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Sep 16 2020

CANCELLED: "Lectures of Opportunity: NATO and European Security"

12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

NATO and Europe face serious challenges, as this new decade gets underway. Regardless of the outcome of the November election, the United States will need NATO to deal with legacy challenges in Russia and terrorism, but new challenges in China, COVID pandemic, and emerging technologies.

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Sep 15 2020

Issues in National Security: "Naval War College 101: All You Need to Know"

4:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

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.

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Sep 11 2020

U.S. Naval War College Town Hall on Zoom

12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, September 11th, U.S. Naval War College (NWC) President, along with special guests will host the twelfth NWC Town Hall on Zoom.

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Sep 01 2020

Issues in National Security: "Alfred Thayer Mahan"

4:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

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.

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Aug 21 2020

U.S. Naval War College Town Hall on Zoom

12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, August 21st, U.S. Naval War College (NWC) President, along with special guests will host the eleventh NWC Town Hall on Zoom.

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.

Todd Harrison speaks to U.S. Naval War College students during the panel “Milspace Operation and Organization” during the Future Warfighting Symposium held in the college's Spruance Auditorium, Aug. 8.
Aug 04 2020

Future Warfighting Symposium

8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

The Future Warfighting Symposium launches the U.S. Naval War College’s academic year with a symposium on emerging technologies, cyber war and space operations.