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Naval War College Announces New Appointments to Ruger and Levy Chairs

The Naval War College announced the appointment of two faculty members as Chairs endowed by the Naval War College Foundation. Dr. Peter Dombrowksi of the College of Naval Warfare Studies (CNWS) was chosen as the William B. Ruger National Security Economics Chair,...

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October 6, 1884: The Naval War College is Established

On October 6, 1884, Secretary of the Navy William E. Chandler signed official General Order 325, which stated in part: "A college is hereby established for an advanced course of professional study for naval officers, to be known as the Naval War College." Earlier...

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CFC Enrollment Period Now Open for Federal Employees

We are pleased to announce that the Naval War College Foundation is an approved charity in the annual Combined Federal Campaign (CFC). If you are a Federal employee, you can select the NWCF as a designated charity during the CFC enrollment period (Sept 21, 2020 -...

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NWCF Hosts Annual Members’ Meeting

On Monday, September 28, the Naval War College Foundation hosted its annual Members' Meeting. Led by Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Philip Bilden, NWCF Board members and CEO George Lang provided updates on the operations of the Foundation and recognized the...

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Registration Now Open for Virtual San Francisco Symposium

This year's San Francisco Symposium, held virtually on Saturday, October 17, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm EDT, will examine the theme of International Order and Great Power Competition. The Symposium will feature presentations from Naval War College professors Dr. Colin...

September 11th: Remembering Our 11

Today, we commemorate the 19th anniversary of the attacks of September 11, 2001, the deadliest terrorist attack in United States history. We join the Nation and our friends and allies around the world in mourning the loss of life that occurred on that day. 11...


In Case You Missed It: Newport Lecture Series with David Kohnen

The Naval War College Foundation kicked off the 2020-2021 Newport Lecture Series on Wednesday, September 9 with a presentation from David Kohnen, Director, John B. Hattendorf Center for Maritime Historical Research, on U.S. Navy Commanders Ernest J. King and...

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