Upcoming Naval War College Foundation Events
20 November 2014: Annual Board of Trustees' Dinner: The Naval War College Foundation returns to New YorK City on Thursday, November 20th for the annual Board of Trustees' Dinner. To register, please click here.
28 March 2015: San Francisco Outreach/NWCF Global Hot Spots Series; The Naval War College Foundation continues the annual outreach to the West Coast with a return to the Marines' Memorial Club on Saturday, March 28th. Stay tuned for details. Save the Date!
Please Check Back for updates to the 2014-15 Event Schedule!
Winter Warmer Lecture Series
The Naval War College Foundation Winter Warmer Lecture Series is held at the Officers' Club on Naval Station Newport. Each event begins at 5:30 pm with a cash bar cocktail reception followed by the lecture at 6:00 pm. To register for the lectures listed below, call Steve Stasiuk at 401.848.8308 or email email@example.com.
6 November 2014: Female POWs; From 8 Hours to 4 Years with Dr. Mary Raum, NWC Professor, National Security Affairs
Register by 12:00 pm, Monday, November 3rd, 2014
28 January 2015: Challenging Times for the U.S. and Japan: History Then as History Now with Dr. William Farrell, PhD, Adjunct Professor, Naval War College, Executive Committee, National Association of Japan America Societies
Register by 12:00 pm, Friday, January 23rd, 2015
18 February 2015: The Drones Are Coming! with Professor John Jackson, Program Manager, CNO Professional Reading Program, College of Distance Education
Register by 12:00 pm, Friday, February 13th, 2015
Eight Bells Lecture Series
At the Naval War College Museum
6 November 2014: The Rhode Island Campaign: The First French and American Special Operation of the Revolutionary War by Christian McBurney
13 November 2014: Private Anti-Piracy Navies: How Warships for Hire are Changing Maritime Security by John J. Pitney Jr. Roy P. Crocker Professor of American Politics and John-Clark Levin
20 November 2014: Home Squadrons by James Rentfrow
4 December 2014: Against the Tide: Rickover's Leadership Principles and the Rise of the Nuclear Navy by RADM David Oliver USN (Ret.)
9 December 2014: The Burning Shore by Ed Offley
11 December 2014: Seduced by Secrets: Inside the Stasi's Spy-Tech World by Kristie Macrakis
Postponed from 30 October 2014 to 26 March 2015: Zumwalt: The Life and Times of Admiral Elmo Russell "Bud" Zumwalt Jr. by Larry Berman
Postponed from 20 November 2014 to Spring 2015: Asian Maritime Strategies: Navigating Troubled Waters by Bernard Cole
All Eight Bells Lectures are from 12:00-1:00pm on the second deck of the Naval War College Museum. The format has the author speaking for 40-45 minutes on the topic of their book and the facts leading to its publication. The last 15-20 minutes are reserved for audience questions. A limited quantity of each book will be available in the Naval War College Foundation gift shop. The lectures are brown-bag affairs and open to the public.
To register, please call the Museum no later than 10:00 am at least 5 business days prior to the lecture at 401.841.2101 to be added to the base access list.