Upcoming Naval War College Foundation Events


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!

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.

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 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

Eight Bells Lecture Series

At the Naval War College Museum


4 December 2014Against 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 2014Seduced by Secrets: Inside the Stasi's Spy-Tech World by Kristie Macrakis


Postponed from 30 October 2014 to 26 March 2015Zumwalt: 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.



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