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H. Ross Perot, Sr., CGSC Foundation’s benefactor, dies at 89



H. Ross Perot, Sr., CGSC Foundation’s benefactor, dies at 89
(Special report by Bob Ulin, Founding CEO) At a CGSC Foundation board of trustees meeting in 2007, Mark “Ranger” Jones told me that he knew Ross Perot and would make an introduction. Thus began a 2-year journey to cultivate a relationship with one of the world’s most interesting individuals. It… Read More

Featured Article: Future Conflict, Open Borders, and the Need for Reform



Featured Article: Future Conflict, Open Borders, and the Need for Reform
Featured article: Future Conflict, Open Borders, and the Need for Reform by Robert P. Kozloski As tensions rise in the global political environment and the use of military force remains a realistic possibility in the Middle East and Asia-Pacific regions, national security policymakers, interagency practitioners, and American citizens must carefully… Read More

2019 Trafficking in Persons report released



2019 Trafficking in Persons report released
Last week, the Department of State released the 2019 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report. The TIP Report provides a comprehensive assessment of global efforts to combat human trafficking, and the report acts as a guide for continued efforts in the U.S. and around the world. In his message introducing the… Read More

TRADOC Commander challenges CGSC graduates



TRADOC Commander challenges CGSC graduates
In commencement ceremonies on June 14, 2019, at the Lewis and Clark Center, General Stephen J. Townsend, Commanding General of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, challenged the 1,100 graduates of Command and General Staff Officers Course Class of 2019 to do three things – elevate team play, help… Read More

New ArmyU Provost-CGSC Deputy Commandant assumes duty



New ArmyU Provost-CGSC Deputy Commandant assumes duty
Brig. Gen. Stephen J. Maranian became the fourth Provost of Army University during an Assumption of Responsibility ceremony Jun. 10, 2019 at the Frontier Conference Center, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. Maranian also serves as Deputy Commanding General – Education, U.S. Army Combined Arms Center, and Deputy Commandant, U.S. Army Command and… Read More

SAMS Class of 2019 graduates 156



SAMS Class of 2019 graduates 156
The U.S. Army School of Advanced Military Studies graduated 158 officers from two courses on May 23 at 9 a.m. in the Eisenhower Auditorium of the Lewis and Clark Center. The graduates included 11 international officers from 8 countries and five federal civilian employees representing four federal agencies. Major Moises… Read More

InterAgency Journal 10-2



InterAgency Journal 10-2
Inside this issue: Features Situating Weapons of Mass Destruction in our Interagency Thinking by Amy J. Nelson and John Mark Mattox Enhanced Research into Synthetic Biology by Sean R. Watterson The Interagency Challenges of Hypersonic Strike Weapons by Richard C. Robbins Entomological “Weapons” of Mass Destruction by Thomas F. Moore… Read More

Foundation hosts Visiting Professor of Diplomacy



Foundation hosts Visiting Professor of Diplomacy
Ambassador (Retired) Eunice Reddick made her second trip to the Kansas City area, April 22-26, as the CGSC Foundation’s DACOR Visiting Professor of Diplomacy for academic year 2019. She previously visited CGSC in December 2018. During this visit Ambassador Reddick shared her expertise as a senior diplomat and her experiences… Read More

WWI in Asia topic of latest Pershing Lecture



WWI in Asia topic of latest Pershing Lecture
“The Great War in East Asia” was the topic of the evening as Dr. Joseph G.D. (Geoff) Babb presented the latest, and last of AY 2019, lecture in the General of the Armies John J. Pershing Great War Centennial Series at the Riverfront Community Center in downtown Leavenworth, Kan. on… Read More