The U.S. Army’s School of Advanced Military Studies (SAMS) Class of 2023 graduated at 9 a.m., May 25, in Eisenhower Auditorium at the Lewis and Clark Center on Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. The class consisted of 95 students graduating from the Advanced Military Studies Program and 16 from the Advanced Strategic… Read More
Memorial Day has its beginnings in the Civil War, a war in which the scale of destruction was astonishing not only in the number of lives it claimed, but also in the effects on the nation’s soul for generations after it ended.
Abraham Lincoln asked the nation in his Gettysburg… Read More
(by Harry Sarles, Army University Public Affairs) The Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth added two inductees to the Fort Leavenworth Hall of Fame May 16, 2023, in the Arnold Conference Room of the Lewis and Clark Center.
“There are some stories about two great gentlemen that you’re going to… Read More
In this edition we highlight the National Security Roundtable which was conducted April 17-20, 2023. We’re also highlighting the Ethics Symposium and the International Hall of Fame. Additionally, we have updates from the Commandant, Deputy Commandant and the Dean along with reports from the Command and General Staff School, School… Read More
The CGSC Foundation’s Simons Center hosted an Arter-Rowland National Security Forum (ARNSF) luncheon event on May 18, 2023, at the Carriage Club in Kansas City.
At the opening of the Forum Simons Center Director Bob Ulin welcomed the ARNSF members and recognized new guests. After lunch Ulin introduced the guest… Read More
The CGSC Foundation announces the winners of its 2023 competitive scholarship program.
“I am pleased to announce that our 2023 CGSCF Alumni Association Scholarship awards program was our largest to date, said CGSC Foundation President and CEO Rod Cox. “We doubled the size of this year’s applicant pool and have… Read More
The CGSC Foundation hosted the 15th lecture in the Vietnam War Commemoration Lecture Series May 9, 2023, at the Riverfront Community Center in downtown Leavenworth, Kansas. Dr. James H. Willbanks, Professor Emeritus and former General of the Army George C. Marshall Chair of Military History at the U.S. Army Command… Read More
(by Gary R. Hobin, Assistant Professor, CGSC Department of Joint, Interagency, and Multinational Operations)
The moderator announces a question; it flashes up on the screen. The timer starts. Rapid consultation among members of the team.
“How sure are you of the answer?” “Reasonably sure.” “OK, we’ll go with it.”
The… Read More
The U.S. Army Command and General Staff College and the CGSC Foundation cohosted the 2023 CGSC Military Ethics Symposium which was conducted April 21-22, 2023 in Marshall Auditorium of the Lewis and Clark Center on Fort Leavenworth. The CGSC Foundation also provided support to the Combined Arms Center Ethicist Training… Read More
Civilian business and community leaders from around the country participated in the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College (CGSC) National Security Roundtable (NSRT) from April 17-20, 2023. The theme for this NSRT was “Intellectual Overmatch in Great Power Competition.”
The NSRT is cohosted by the U.S. Army Command and… Read More