Simons Center


Simons Center announces third annual Open Interagency Writing Competition



Simons Center announces third annual Open Interagency Writing Competition
The Simons Center for Interagency Cooperation announces its third annual open Interagency Writing Competition for 2014. The competition is open to the public and recognizes papers that provide insight and fresh thinking in advancing the knowledge, understanding, and practice of interagency coordination, cooperation, and collaboration at the tactical or operational level of effort. The competition opens May 1. Deadline for submissions is Friday, Aug. 8, 2014.

No. 14/Spring 2013 (April)



No. 14/Spring 2013 (April)
The 14th edition of the CGSC Foundation News is full of good news and sad news. We celebrate the beginning of sales of the 5-Star Generals Commemorative Coins and the Generals of the Army book, but simultaneously we are saying goodbye to Foundation Board President Hyrum Smith and the only… Read More

The Army’s Approach to Leader Development



The Army’s Approach to Leader Development
Any look at the State Department’s professional education and training programs may benefit from a corresponding review of how other agencies handle this important career development requirement. Such comparisons may help bring into sharper focus the unstated assumptions and invisible organizational values... (Editor's Note: The Army's Approach to Leader Development was published in the Foreign Service Journal in the July-August 2012, Vol. 89, No. 7-8, edition.)