Archive for July, 2012

Report Reviews Unified Command Plan

Thursday, July 26th, 2012

In mid July, the Congressional Research Service published a report about the Armed Forces’ Unified Command Plan and the Combatant Commands…

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Researcher Looking for People Who Worked with Iraqi Army 2006-2011

Thursday, July 26th, 2012

Researcher Brian Humphreys is currently studying the development of the Iraqi Army between 2006 and 2011. He is most interested in learning about Iraqi and American efforts to redefine the Iraqi Army’s cultural identity during this period…

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IAE 12-03W The Sound of One Hand Clapping: The Expeditionary Imperative of Interagency Integration

Saturday, July 21st, 2012

This essay discusses the need for U.S. government agencies to develop a ground-level understanding and execution in its expeditionary interagency professionals in order to synchronize broader institutional reforms.  The author posits that the teams that have defined the expeditionary interagency since 9/11…

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Simons Center Director Published in Foreign Service Journal

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012

The Foreign Service Journal recently published an article co-authored by Simons Center Director Ted Strickler and CGSC Chief of Staff Jeffrey LaMoe. The article examined how the Army’s professional education system develops leadership skills…

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CGSC Foundation CEO Published in Federal Times

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

On June 18, Federal Times published an op-ed penned by Command and General Staff College Foundation CEO Bob Ulin. Ulin’s op-ed examined the effect budget cuts may have on the future of interagency cooperation…

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Simons Center Recognized by Special Forces Association

Monday, July 2nd, 2012

The Simons Center was recently recognized by the United States Army Special Forces Association for its support of the 60th Anniversary of Special Forces Convention…

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Senior Executive Service Reform Proposed

Monday, July 2nd, 2012

Congressman Jim Moran (D-VA) recently introduced new legislation aimed at reforming the Senior Executive Service. The Senior Executive Service Act of 2012 includes reforms that address compensation and professional development…

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