U.S. Army War College Videos

Clausewitz: 19th century wisdom, 21st century relevance “On War”

Prof. Vanya Bellinger, Department of National Security and Strategy, discusses her interest in Carl and Marie von Clausewitz, her experience as a journalist and researcher, and a natural curiosity.


Strategic Perspectives of Army War College Faculty: Woods

Dr. George Woods discusses his career long interest in understand leadership, teaching, and helping Army War College students transition to the strategic level of leadership.


Strategic Perspectives of Army War College Faculty: Perez

Col. Celestino Perez discusses a theory of political judgment, abductive reasoning, and classical theorists of war & strategy.


Strategic Perspectives of Army War College Faculty: Douds

Professor Doug Douds discusses senior leadership staff rides and developing critical thinking skills important to future roles as planners and advisors.


Resourse Management with Prof. Frederick Gellert

Army War College Insights on Strategy welcomes Prof. Frederick Gellert as he discusses defense resource management.


Interagency and U.S. Asia relations with Prof. Raymond Greene

Army War College Insights on Strategy welcomes Prof. Raymond Greene, State Department Foreign Service Officer, as he discusses interagency and U.S. Asia relations.


Insights on Strategy: Understanding Indian foreign and security policy

Army War College Insights on Strategy welcomes Dr. Patrick Bratton, Associate Professor of National Security and Strategy, as he discusses his interest in Indian foreign and security policy.


Dr. Jacqueline Whitt: How the military relates to the society it protects

Army War College Insights on Strategy welcomes Dr. Jacqueline Whitt, Army War College Professor of Strategy, as she discusses how the military relates to the society it protects.


NATO, the European Union and International Political Economy with Dr. Joel Hillison

Army War College Insights on Strategy welcomes Dr. Joel Hillison as he discusses NATO, the European Union and International Political Economy. More at: https://www.armywarcollege.edu/


US & Europe: Friendly Force Dilemmas with John R. Deni, PhD

John R. Deni, PhD discuses how Army War College allies and partners are helping examine key security challenges in Europe and providing advice.


Why the Army War College curriculum begins with a Gulf War case study?

Army War College Insights on Strategy welcomes Dr. Richard Lacquement, Dean, School of Strategic Landpower, as he discusses Why the Army War College curriculum begins with a Gulf War case study?


Operational design & The art of strategic advising

The Army War College Insights on Strategy welcomes Dr. Bill Pierce, Director, Advanced Strategic Art Program, as he discusses operational design and the art of strategic advising. See more at: https://www.youtube.com/user/USArmyWarCollege


Developing strategic leaders of character with Prof. Charles Allen

Prof. Charles Allen, Prof. of Leadership and Cultural Studies, discusses, “developing strategic leaders of character,” for the Army War College Insights on Strategy series. https://www.youtube.com/usarmywarcollege/


Critical thinking & judgment

Army War College Insights on Strategy welcomes Dr. Steve Gerras, Professor of Behavioral Sciences, as he discusses teach critical thinking and judgment.


Innovation -- and strategy -- for complex, adaptive systems with Dr. Andrew Hill

Army War College Insights on Strategy welcomes Dr. Andrew Hill as he discusses Innovation -- and strategy -- for complex, adaptive systems. https://warroom.armywarcollege.edu/


Interagency policy development systems

Army War College Insights on Strategy welcomes Col. Peter Haas, Director, Theater Strategy, as he discusses interagency policy development systems. https://www.youtube.com/usarmywarcollege


Understanding the complexity of war, with Dr. Tami Davis Biddle

Dr. Tami Davis Biddle, Professor of National Security Strategy, discusses, “Understanding the complexity of war,” for the Army War College Insights on Strategy series.


How economics affect strategic level national security, policy with Col. Chris Wyatt

Col. Chris Wyatt, Director of African Studies, discusses, “How economics affect strategic level national security, policy,” for the Army War College Insights on Strategy series.


Strategic thinking & history with Dr. Michael Neiberg

Army War College Insights on Strategy welcomes Dr. Michael Neiberg, Chair of War, as he discusses strategy, history and society’s view on war.


Strategic level leadership, Civil War history with Dr. Kevin Weddle

Army War College Insights on Strategy welcomes Dr. Kevin Weddle as he discusses Strategic level leadership and Civil War history.


Victory and conflict termination

Army War College Insights on Strategy welcomes back Dr. Jacqueline Whitt, Army War College Professor of Strategy, as she discusses victory and conflict termination.


Operational Art & Design: A tool for strategic planning

Army War College Insights on Strategy welcomes Col. Brian Cook, Director, Theater Strategy, as he discusses operational art and design as tools for strategic planning.


USAWC Distance Education Program from Orientation to Graduation

The Army War College is pleased to provide an overview of our two-year Distance Education Program, from orientation to graduation. More information at: www.armywarcollege.edu


Lt. Col. Dexter Nunnally honors Black Americans At War

Beyond Black History Month, respect for black Americans in our military formations continues, and as part of Black History month Lt. Col. Dexter Nunnally speaks about what inspired him to become a Army officer and discusses some historical black units that impacted his decision.


Prof. Chuck Allen, USAWC honors Black Americans at War

Beyond Black History Month, respect for black Americans in our military formations continues, and as part of Black History month Prof. Chuck Allen honors Black Americans at War by reflecting on the first Black Americans to attend the Army War College in 1963 and the Civil Rights movement that coincided with Col. Otho Van Excel’s graduation from the Army War College.


National Hispanic Heritage Month, Sept. 15 to Oct. 15

National Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated from September 15th to October 15th. During this celebration, the Army commemorates and celebrates the contributions of Hispanic Americans to the nation, society, and culture. https://www.youtube.com/USArmyWarCollege https://www.army.mil/standto/


Asian American, Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Air Force Lt. Col. Kevin Davidson, USAWC Resident Student, discusses Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, and the importance of diversity.


Holocaust Remembrance Day - Army War College - Dr. Raymond Millen

Dr. Millen briefly goes over the stages of the Holocaust and discusses what is genocide, what are the factors and responsibilities of state governments.


SITREP: Blended Retirement System

With the deadline to enroll in the blended retirement system approaching soldiers are reminded of the importance of choosing a retirement plan. Go to militarypay.defense.gov/blendedretirement for more information.


NTL - Reassessing US Threats to Abandon Weaker Allies - Dr. Jeffrey Taliaferro

Jeffrey Taliaferro is an Associate Professor of Political Science at Tufts University, where he has taught since 1997. His research and teaching focus on security studies, international relations theory, international history and politics, United States foreign policy, intelligence and U.S. national security.


Nuclear Weapons in South Asia - Dr. Sumit Ganguly

Dr. Sumit Ganguly looks at the proliferation chain of nuclear arms in the South Asian region during his noon time lecture at the Army War College Jan.11, 2019.


243rd Army Birthday

The U.S. Army’s birthday is June 14. For 243 years, the Army has stood ready to serve our nation. Today, our Soldiers stand ready to meet any challenge. Learn more about America’s first national institution at: https://www.army.mil/1775.


Jim Thorpe Sports Day 2018 highlights

Check out some of the highlights of the 2018 Jim Thorpe Sports Days, won by the team from the U.S. Army War College.


Happy Anniversary Army War College 2018

On this day in 1901, then Secretary of War Elihu Root established the Army War College to educate senior military officers. Root anticipated an educational institution that could be a catalyst for educating, planning and preparing senior military officers to be strategic-minded and leaders of change.


National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Each year on Dec. 7, Pearl Harbor survivors, veterans, and visitors from all over the world come together to honor and remember the service members and civilians who were killed during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec. 7, 1941. On Aug. 23, 1994, the United States Congress designated Dec. 7 as National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day. Video by Travis Burcham


The Army War College Class of 2018 presents a class gift commemorating WWI

The resident class of 2018 dedicated a class gift to the Army War College during a ceremony at the flagpole in front of Root Hall tomorrow June 20. The gift commemorates the centennial of Armistice Day and the end of World War I.


2017 Army War College Birthday

Distinguished speakers including Gen. Mark Milley, Army Chief of Staff, and, Gen. Joseph Dunford, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, discuss the history and importance of the Army War College and its mission.


Highlights -- Army War College Distance Class of 2018 Graduation Ceremony

The Distance Class of 2018 celebrated completion of two years of Army War College studies, earning the master’s degree in Strategic Studies, June 27, 2018.