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.
The 2014 Fort Leavenworth Ethics Symposium will be conducted May 5-8 at the Frontier Conference Center. This year's theme is "Professional Ethics and Personal Morality."
The CGSC Foundation's 5-Star Generals Commemorative Coin Program came to an end Dec. 31, 2013. Final reports of the financial benefit to the Foundation are still being produced, but CEO Doug Tystad says he is very satisfied with the overall results of the program.
On behalf of the Board of Directors and the staff, we want to wish you a happy and prosperous New Year.
The 2013 Simons Center progress report is now available online on the Simons Center website.
Dr. William J. Davis, Jr., associate professor in the Department of Joint, Interagency, and Multinational Operations at the Fort Lee, Va., satellite campus of the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, was recently selected as the winner of the 2013 CGSC Faculty Interagency Writing Competition sponsored by the CGSC Foundation’s Simons Center for Interagency Cooperation.
The CGSC Foundation's Simons Center for Interagency Cooperation announces the opening of the 2013 Faculty Interagency Writing Competition. The competition is open to U.S. Army Command and General Staff College faculty members...
The CGSC Foundation has completed its search for a new Chief Executive Officer this month with the selection of retired Army colonel Doug Tystad. Tystad accepted the Foundation’s offer and will begin work Oct. 1. He was previously employed by Northrop Grumman as a program manager.
The CGSC Foundation's 2012 Annual Report is available on the Foundation website. The Foundation's Simons Center for Interagency Cooperation publishes a "progress report" each year-- the 2012 edition of that report is available on the Simons Center website.
CGSC Foundation CEO Bob Ulin retired this month following seven years of leading one of the fastest growing staff or war college foundations in history. The CGSC Foundation opened its office in Bell Hall on Feb. 13, 2006. Ulin, retired Lt. Gen. Robert Arter and retired Col. Willard Snyder are the founders of the CGSC Foundation.