CEO Update


Hitting the ground running



Hitting the ground running
We’ve had a really busy first month of the Command and General Staff Officer’s Course (CGSOC) school year. Your Foundation supported the course curriculum with two guest speakers, provided extra-curricular lectures, supported the School of Command Preparation with civilian leader outreach, supported the commandant’s reception for the new CGSOC class,… Read More

The passing of a friend



The passing of a friend
I received news over the weekend that Leonard Boswell, of Des Moines, Iowa, had passed. Most people outside of Iowa don’t know who he is, but he is someone that we here at CGSC and the CGSC Foundation know or should know well. Leonard was a retired Army lieutenant colonel,… Read More

Welcome to the CGSC Classes of 2019!



Welcome to the CGSC Classes of 2019!
Welcome to the CGSC Classes of 2019! We’re pleased that you’re here and into the business of the profession of arms. SAMS classes began last month, our International Military Students arrived and began orientation, our sister service students arrived and are already in “How to Speak Army” classes, and our… Read More

Congratulations Graduates!



Congratulations Graduates!
On behalf of the board of trustees and the Foundation staff, I would like to congratulate our graduates from the Classes of 2018! I say “classes” because we had more than 130 graduate from the School of Advanced Military studies on May 24; we have nearly 1,000 that have graduated… Read More

Momentous change in store for 2018



Momentous change in store for 2018
Change affects all organizations. How well the organization plans for and responds to change determines how successful it will be. In the past couple of years, the CGSC Foundation has been undergoing significant change and we are planning for 2018 to be no exception. In 2016 and 2017, the Foundation… Read More

2017 Program Report released



2017 Program Report released
In the last column I wrote that we would have our 2017 Program Report available so that you can see what we did during the year. When you download and look through the report, you’ll see why we say that we’re small but busy! The programs we’ve fostered and the… Read More

A season to give



A season to give
This is a wonderful time of year. – We moved quickly through Veterans Day honoring the sacrifice of so many, to Thanksgiving where we gave thanks for the blessings we have, and now move on to the Christmas holiday season with so many multi-cultural celebrations all based on hope and… Read More

Your Foundation in action



Your Foundation in action
I wanted to report on our activities in support of the new classes of 2018 at CGSC. The Foundation has packed a lot of activity into the first three months of the school year in support of the college and our mission. We are a small organization but we believe… Read More