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

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Issues in National Security: "Machines vs. Humans"

Tuesday, September 21, 2021
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.

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Combined Naval Address on Climate, Energy & Environment

Friday, September 24, 2021
11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

2007 MacArthur Fellow Dr. Saul Griffith, head of Otherlab, a testbed company for anything that can stop Global Climate Change, will be giving an address on climate, energy, and the environment to students, alumni, faculty and staff from the four naval academic institutions.

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Naval Command and Staff Online Program 2022 Session Two Begins

Friday, October 01, 2021
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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U.S. Naval War College Closed for the Columbus Day Holiday

Monday, October 11, 2021
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Rd, Newport, RI 02841

The U.S. Naval War College will be closed October 11th, 2021 for the Columbus Day holiday.

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Issues in National Security: "Ethical Leadership"

Tuesday, October 12, 2021
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.

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Issues in National Security: "Climate Change"

Tuesday, October 26, 2021
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.

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New Student Orientation

Wednesday, November 03-05, 2021
8:00 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Rd, Newport, RI 02841

New student orientation is a multi-day event designed to prepare you for your upcoming U.S. Naval War College experience and give you the information you will need to be ready when classes begin.