March 25, 2017 
Annual San Francisco Outreach
Marines' Memorial Club, San Francisco, California

June, 2017 
Current Strategy Forum and Graduation Week
June 12th: Annual Members Meeting
June 13-14th: Current Strategy Forum
June 14th: Annual NWCF Celebration of the Naval War College

August 17, 2017 
Newport Summer Symposium
Officers' Club, Newport, Rhode Island

November 30th, 2017 
Annual Board of Trustees' Dinner
University Club, New York

Naval War College Foundation Newport Lecture Series:

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017
Please note: due to a schedule change, Professor Reveron's remarks will be April 26th, 2017

Russian Hack of the DNC (and the US Response) 

Under International Law

With Stockton Center for the Study of International Law

LtCol Christopher Ford, USA

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Russia Maritime Studies Director

With Michael Peterson

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

Space Warfare in the 21st Century

With Joan Johnson-Freese

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Exporting Security

With Professor Derek Reveron

The Naval War College Foundation presents the Newport Lecture Series, a schedule of lectures throughout the year. Each lecture is held at the Officers' Club (unless otherwise specified) and begins at 5:30 pm with a (no-host) cocktail reception, followed by remarks by the speaker at 6:00 pm. There will be time at the end of the lecture for Q & A.

To register for the Newport Lecture Series, it must be done by contacting the NWCF at 401.848.8308 or by email at nwcf_events@nwcfoundation.org. Registrations must be received at least 5 business days in advance of the lecture for base access. 

Eight Bells Lecture Series

The 8 Bells Lecture Series has a new home! Beginning in 2016, the 8 Bells Lecture Series continues the tradition of bringing notable speakers and authors to Newport on subject of historic and military importance. To accommodate recently enacted gate access regulations, the 8 Bell Lecture Series will continue at the Seaman's Church Institute, located at 18 Market Square in Newport, Rhode Island.

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

Nixon's Back Channel to Moscow: Confidential Diplomacy and Detente

by Richard Moss

Thursday, March 9th, 2017

Goat Island and the U.S. Naval Torpedo Station: Guncotton, Smokeless Powder and Torpedoes

by Richard Simpson



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