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

Rhode Island Sound, Navy Band Northeast's Rock Band, during a concert in Times Square
Jul 24

Rhode Island Sound at Cape Cod National Seashore Summer Concert Series

Jul. 24, 2018
6:00 p.m.
Pond Visitor's Center Amphitheater, 50 Nauset Rd., Eastham, MA 02642

Rhode Island Sound is the most contemporary sounding group from Navy Band Northeast. This ensemble entertains audiences with music ranging from rhythm and blues to classic rock.

Navy Band Northeast's Pops Ensemble playing a concert
Jul 25

Pops Ensemble at the Weaver Library

Jul. 25, 2018
6:30 p.m.
Weaver Library, 41 Grove Ave., East Providence, RI

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.

Rose Island shot with Newport Pell bridge in the background
Jul 26

Naval War College Museum to Offer Free STEAM Programs at Rose Island: July 26th

Jul. 26, 2018
11:00 a.m.
Rose Island Lighthouse, Newport, RI 02840

The Naval War College Museum is gearing up for summer with the return of STEAM programs at Rose Island. These free, drop-in activities will be open to all visitors of Rose Island on Thursday, July 12 & 26 and August 2, 9, 16, & 23, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., weather permitting.

Navy Band Northeast's Pops Ensemble playing a concert
Jul 27

Pops Ensemble Concert with the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Jul. 27, 2018
7:30 p.m.
Arrowhead Park, Rte 28, Inlet, NY 13360

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.

Navy Band Northeast's Pops Ensemble playing a concert
Jul 28

Pops Ensemble at a Celebration of Music for the Century

Jul. 28, 2018
2:00 p.m.
Arrowhead Park, Rte 28, Inlet, NY 13360

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.

Rose Island shot with Newport Pell bridge in the background
Aug 02

Naval War College Museum to Offer Free STEAM Programs at Rose Island: August 2nd

Aug. 02, 2018
11:00 a.m.
Rose Island Lighthouse, Newport, RI 02840

The Naval War College Museum is gearing up for summer with the return of STEAM programs at Rose Island. These free, drop-in activities will be open to all visitors of Rose Island on Thursday, July 12 & 26 and August 2, 9, 16, & 23, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., weather permitting.

Charles Bolden, retired Marine Corps major general and former administrator and astronaut at National Aeronautics and Space Administration, speaks to students, staff and faculty during U.S. Naval War College’s (NWC) inaugural Future Warfighting Symposium held at the college in Newport, Rhode Island.
Aug 06

Future Warfighting Symposium: August 2018

Aug. 06, 2018
8:00 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

The Future Warfighting Symposium responds directly to the Chief of Naval Operations’ call for increased education in the topics of Emerging Technologies, Cyber War, and Space Operations.

 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.
Aug 07

The Inaugural Stansfield Turner Lecture Series Event

Aug. 07, 2018
10:00 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

A conversation with retired Army Gen. David H. Petraeus, on strategic leadership and strategic thinking with co-host and moderator Dr. Harlan Ullman.

Rose Island shot with Newport Pell bridge in the background
Aug 09

Naval War College Museum to Offer Free STEAM Programs at Rose Island: August 9th

Aug. 09, 2018
11:00 a.m.
Rose Island Lighthouse, Newport, RI 02840

The Naval War College Museum is gearing up for summer with the return of STEAM programs at Rose Island. These free, drop-in activities will be open to all visitors of Rose Island on Thursday, July 12 & 26 and August 2, 9, 16, & 23, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., weather permitting.

Dave Polatty, associate professor, U.S. Naval War Collegeâs (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 16

Civilian-Military Humanitarian Response Workshop: August 2018

Aug. 16, 2018
8:00 a.m.
Brown University, Providence, RI 02912

The Civilian-Military Humanitarian Response Workshop is designed to explore current and future challenges in civilian-military humanitarian responses, including natural disasters, complex emergencies, and routine humanitarian engagements.