Upcoming Naval War College Foundation Events


3 February 2015, 6:30 pm:  Evening Lecture Series:  Dr. Jeremy Jackson presents "Ocean Apocalypse" in Spruance Auditorium at the Naval War College.  To register, please follow this link.  (You must register by 2 February 2015, 8 am.) 


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!

21 May 2015: Annual NWC/NWCF Washington DC Dinner and Philip A. Crowl Memorial Lecture: This year, we are honored to have CDR Porter Halyburton USN (Ret.) as our guest speaker. Stay tuned for details. Save the date!

Please Check Back for updates to the 2014-15 Event Schedule!

NWC Foundation

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 nwcf_events@nwcfoundation.org.

RESCHEDULED: February 11th, 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 Friday, February 6th, 2015

18 February 2015The 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

11 March 2015: Cuban Contradictions: Is the Last Act of the Cold War Coming to an End? with Ambassador Paul Taylor

Register by 12:00 pm, Friday, 

March 6th, 2015

8 April 2015: Feral Cities

with Professor Richard Norton

Register by 12:00 pm, Friday, 

April 3rd, 2015

7 May 2015: Black Sea, Power and the New Great European Game with LtCol Donald Thieme, USMC 

Register by 12:00 pm, Friday, 

1 May 2015

Eight Bells Lecture Series

At the Naval War College Museum

Postponed until 23 April 2015: Asian Maritime Strategies: Navigating Troubled Waters by Bernard Cole

5 February 2015: They Called Her Reckless by Janet Barrett

12 February 2015:  Afghanistan:  A Distant War by Robert Nickelsberg

5 March 2015:  Sheppard of the Argonne by G. William Weatherly

19 March 2015:  The Yankee Expedition to Sebastopol by Chuck Veit

26 March 2015:  21st Century Sims:  Innovation, Education, and Leadership for the Modern Era by LCDR Benjamin Armstrong (editor)


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.



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