Fair Winds and Following Seas 

to Rear Admiral P. Gardner and Mrs. Howe

Officers' Club

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016


You are invited to join the Naval War College Foundation in bidding farewell to the 55th President of the Naval War College, 

Rear Admiral P. Gardner Howe III. 

Cost: $25, includes cocktails and light h'ors d'oeuvres

To register online, go to:


Or call 401.848.8308

The Drones Are Coming!

Reflections on the Operational, Legal and Future Challenges of Robotic Warfare

Officers' Club, Naval Station Newport

Thursday, August 11th 2016

The Naval War College Foundation presents the 2016 Newport Summer Symposium. This one-day event will feature industry, policy and academic discussion on the challenges of building, manning and operating robotic and autonomous systems; the legal implications of their use in theaters of war and around the globe in times of peace; and the sending of machines to do what has long been the domain of human combatants. The Summer Symposium is open to Naval War College Foundation Members and their guests.

Cost $95 and includes all refreshments, 

lunch and following cocktail reception. 

To register online, go to:

Or call 401.848.8308


 Future Foundation Events:

November 17, 2016 Annual Board of Trustees' Dinner 
University Club, New York City, New York

March 24, 2017 Annual San Francisco Outreach
Marines' Memorial Club, San Francisco, California

Naval War College FoundationNewport Lecture Series:

Check back for the 2016-17 Calendar

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

At the Naval War College Museum

Check back for the 2016-17 Calendar



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