2020 Newport Summer Symposium

U.S. Strategic Considerations for an effective foreign policy

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August 21
Friday

Newport Summer Symposium

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Due to COVID-19, this year’s Newport Summer Symposium will be held virtually on Friday, August 21st from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Eastern time (10:00 a.m. Central, 9:00 a.m. Mountain, 8:00 a.m. Pacific). The event theme is “U.S. Strategic Considerations for an Effective Foreign Policy.” Part One of the two-part event features a keynote address from […]
September 02
Wednesday

Newport Lecture Series with Dr. Olenda Johnson (virtual)

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Join us on September 2, 2020 at our Newport Lecture Series with a presentation from Dr. Olenda Johnson on the topic of “Teaching Leadership to Senior Navy Leaders.” The lecture will be held virtually and participants will have an opportunity to submit questions via chat. Please visit our website or subscribe to our mailing list […]
September 30
Wednesday

Newport Lecture Series with Dr. Lyle Goldstein (virtual)

United States

Join us on September 30, 2020 at our Newport Lecture Series with a presentation from Dr. Lyle Goldstein on the topic of “Russia, China and the Future of World Order. The lecture will be held virtually and participants will have an opportunity to submit questions via chat. Please visit our website or subscribe to our […]
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Registration Open for 2020 Newport Summer Symposium

Registration for the fifth annual Newport Summer Symposium is now open! Please join us on Friday, August 21, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (EDT) for this year's virtual event. The Symposium will examine U.S. Strategic Considerations for an Effective Foreign...

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Top Honors Conferred at June NWC Graduation

At the graduation ceremony on June 24th, the Naval War College (NWC) announced the two individuals who achieved the top academic standing in the College of Naval Warfare (CNW) and College of Naval Command & Staff (CNCS). Respectively, CDR John Sellwood of the...

This Month in Naval War College President (PNWC) History

June is a significant month in Naval War College presidential history. Three extraordinary NWC presidents either began or finished out their terms during this month. Since the founding of the College in 1884, selected presidents have been asked to lead and advance...

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