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Thank you to the sponsors and attendees of the 5th Annual Celebration of International Friendship



Thank you to the sponsors and attendees of the 5th Annual Celebration of International Friendship
The fifth annual Celebration of International Friendship was conducted Oct. 4 at Kansas City’s Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. The CGSC Foundation would like to thank all the sponsors and attendees for making this year’s event special for the international officers of the CGSC Class of 2019. Watch the… Read More

Park University reps take ‘Walk and Talk’ tour



Park University reps take ‘Walk and Talk’ tour
On Nov. 16 the CGSC Foundation hosted Lorraine Moore, Park University’s development director, and Sarah Weygand, assistant director of Park University’s Global Warrior Center, on a walk and talk tour. According to Foundation Director of Development Joan Cabell, the CGSC Foundation and Park University enjoy a wonderful partnership and the… Read More

Turning the page



Turning the page
On Nov. 15 and 16, the staff and trustees of the CGSC Foundation gathered for a dinner and a reception to honor the service of Foundation President and CEO Doug Tystad and Foundation Director of Operations Ann Soby. Soby officially retired from her position on Nov. 16 and Tystad will… Read More

Cyberwar, deterrence, and “unpeace” subject of IA Brown-Bag Lecture



Cyberwar, deterrence, and “unpeace” subject of IA Brown-Bag Lecture
University of Kansas Professor of Law, Dr. Michael Hoeflich led a discussion on deterrence and international law in the cyber domain at the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College on November 14. Dr. Hoeflich’s presentation was part of the InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture Series for academic year 2019. Hoeflich began… Read More

What do YOU owe the world?



What do YOU owe the world?
Six months ago the CGSC Foundation and the Jewish Community Center were interested in a partnership and program around ethics. Once the discussions begain, Dr. Shannon French, the General Hugh Shelton Distinguished Visiting Chair in Ethics for the CGSC Foundation, was invited to join and help create a program called… Read More

Partner Spotlight – Magni Americas



Partner Spotlight – Magni Americas
Magni Americas, Inc., is selected as the CGSC Foundation Corporate Partner for November 2018. “Magni Americas was one of our big sponsors for this year’s Celebration of International Friendship,” said Foundation Presidend/CEO Doug Tystad. “Flo Rothbrust, a former member of our board of trustees, is the CEO and we can’t… Read More

Pershing lecture examines ‘The Fate of the Kaiser’



Pershing lecture examines ‘The Fate of the Kaiser’
On Oct. 24, Dr. Donald Scott Stephenson presented “Caesar Without Legions: The German Army and the Fate of the Kaiser” as part of the General of the Armies John J. Pershing Great War Centennial Series. Dr. Stephenson examined the Kaiser’s decision, when in November 1918, the Kaiser was facing defeat… Read More