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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U.S. Naval War College 2021 Women, Peace, and Security Symposium

Wednesday, April 14-15, 2021
1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

The primary aim of the 2021 Women, Peace and Security (WPS) Symposium is to facilitate the implementation of DoD’s WPS Strategic Framework and Implementation Plan by sharing diverse methods, experiences and ideas from people who are actively engaged in implementing the WPS agenda.

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Lectures of Opportunity: "A Grand Strategy of Democratic Solidarity"

Friday, April 09, 2021
12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

The overarching question of this century is whether the United States and other democracies can preserve a system predicated on the dominance of liberal governments and liberal ideas, or whether the world will see illiberal regimes and coercive practices ascendant.

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Lectures of Opportunity: "Teaching Ethics at the War Colleges"

Thursday, April 08, 2021
12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Lectures of Opportunity offers U.S. Naval War College (NWC) students, faculty, and staff an opportunity to learn more about national and international socio-political subjects that may be of relevance to the NWC community.

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Issues in National Security: "China: Hegemony and Humiliation"

Tuesday, April 06, 2021
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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U.S. Naval War College Town Hall on Zoom

Friday, April 02, 2021
12:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, April 2nd, U.S. Naval War College (NWC) President, along with special guests will host the nineteenth NWC Town Hall on Zoom.

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Lectures of Opportunity: "Protection of Civilians and Human Security"

Tuesday, March 23, 2021
12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Join us for a discussion with Sarah Petrin, former civilian advisor to the NATO Allied Command Transformation and U.S. Army Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute on the development of military concepts and operational guidance on the Protection of Civilians and Human Security.

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Issues in National Security: "Civil-Military Relationships"

Tuesday, March 23, 2021
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.