Upcoming Naval War College Foundation Events:


20 November, 2014: Annual Board of Trustees' Dinner and Meeting; The Naval War College Foundation returns to New YorK City on Thursday, November 20th for the annual Board of Trustees' Dinner and Meeting. Save The Date!


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!



Eight Bells Lecture Series

At the Naval War College Museum:

4 September, 2014: Rebalancing U.S. Forces: Basing and Forward Presence In the Asia-Pacific by Carnes Lord and Andrew S. Erickson

11 September, 2014: On A Clear Day: 9/11-An Eyewitness Account by Bert Upson

18 September, 2014: Home Squadron, The U.S. Navy on the North Atlantic Station by James C. Rentfrow

2 October, 2014: Pirates of Colonial Newport by Gloria Merchant

9 October, 2014Fighting the Great War At Sea by Norman Friedman

16 October, 2014: Fallujah Redux: The Anbar Awakening and the Struggle with Al-Qaeda by Dan Green

23 October, 2014Fire on the Water: China, America and the Future of the Pacific by Robert Hiddick

30 October, 2014Zumwalt: The Life and Times of Admiral Elmo Russell "Bud" Zumwalt Jr. by Larry Berman


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 the book for each lecture 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 10:00am the day prior to the lecture at 401.841.2101 to be added to the base access list. If you need to leave a voicemail, BE SURE TO TO INCLUDE THE NAMES OF THOSE PLANNING TO ATTEND.




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