Simons Center News


Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army presents at IA Brown-Bag



Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army presents at IA Brown-Bag
Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army (CASA) Michael D. Hockley led a discussion on the CASA program in the 5th Interagency Brown-Bag lecture of the 2019 academic year on Dec. 12, in the Arnold Conference Room of the Lewis and Clark Center, home of the U.S. Army Command… Read More

InterAgency Journal 9-4



InterAgency Journal 9-4
The final issue of the InterAgency Journal for 2018 offers a variety of topics for your consideration – from an article on the national security impacts of climate change to another on civil-military balance in complex operations, this journal has something for everyone. The CGSC Foundation’s Simons Center for Interagency… 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

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

Space Force subject of InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture



Space Force subject of InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture
Mr. Thomas A. Gray, the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command Liaison to the Combined Arms Center and Army University, spoke on the topic of a “Space Force” on Oct. 24 as part of the Inter-Agency Brown-Bag Lecture Series for academic year 2019. The title of Mr. Gray’s presentation… Read More

CGSC professor speaks on Russian threat to U.S. national security



CGSC professor speaks on Russian threat to U.S. national security
As part of the Simons Center Distinguished Speaker Series, Professor Mark R. Wilcox, Associate Professor and LTG William Eldridge Odom Chair for Joint, Interagency, and Multinational Studies at the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College presented a talk titled, “Meeting the Russian Challenge in a Competitive Security Environment: Whither… Read More

NGA topic of second InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture for AY 2019



NGA topic of second InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture for AY 2019
Mr. Ralph M. Erwin, Senior Geospatial Intelligence Officer, led a discussion on the roles and missions of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) on September 24 – the second to speak as part of the InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture Series for academic year 2019. The NGA is both a combat support agency… Read More

Former dean speaks on global threat of climate change



Former dean speaks on global threat of climate change
Brigadier General (Ret.) Wendell Chris King, Ph.D., P.E., Dean Emeritus of the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College (CGSC) addressed students and faculty from the University of Saint Mary’s (USM) on September 21, the International Day of Peace, as part of the Simons Center Distinguished Speaker Series. The presentation… Read More