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Foundation News – No. 20/Spring 2016



Foundation News – No. 20/Spring 2016
We congratulate the graduating CGSC classes – SAMS and CGSOC – and wish them well as they head out to provide leadership for our Army and the nation. In this edition of the Foundation News we continue our “CGSC 101” series that highlights the various teaching departments at the College… Read More

SAMS Class of 2016 graduates May 26



SAMS Class of 2016 graduates May 26
“The mind is the key to victory,” Lt. Gen. Gary H. Cheek told U.S. military and international officers, and civilians from U.S. federal agencies graduating from the U.S. Army School of Advanced Military Studies on May 26 at 9 a.m. in the Eisenhower Auditorium of the Lewis and Clark Center.… Read More

Former ambassador to Greece visits CGSC



Former ambassador to Greece visits CGSC
Ambassador (Ret.) Charles P. Ries visited the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College at Fort Leavenworth May 10-11, as part of the CGSC Foundation’s DACOR Visiting Professor of Diplomacy program. CGSC students were impressed with Ambassador Ries’ presence in their classrooms. “This was a great opportunity to pick the… Read More

They were Soldiers…



They were Soldiers…
Army Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Harold G. Moore and Lt. Col. Boyd M. (Mac) Harris, deceased, were inducted into the Fort Leavenworth Hall of Fame in ceremonies at the Lewis and Clark Center on May 3. Plaques representing each of the Hall’s more than 100 members are displayed in the Lewis… Read More

Farewell to Lt. Gen. Brown



Farewell to Lt. Gen. Brown
On Friday, April 29, 2016, Lt. Gen. Robert Brown, commanding general of the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth and CGSC commandant, gave his final farewell speech to the students attending the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College. Foundation CEO Doug Tystad presents a coin to Lt.… Read More

IHOF welcomes two new members



IHOF welcomes two new members
Two highly decorated military officers that graduated from the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College were honored, April 26, 2016. Gen. Rajendra Chhetri of Nepal and Maj. Gen. Ravinder Singh of Singapore were inducted into the International Hall of Fame during a ceremony in the Eisenhower Auditorium at the… Read More

2016 Ethics Symposium concludes



2016 Ethics Symposium concludes
The 2016 Fort Leavenworth Ethics Symposium, cohosted by the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College and the CGSC Foundation, was conducted April 19-21, at the Lewis and Clark Center and the Frontier Conference Center on Fort Leavenworth. A highlight from this year’s symposium was a presentation by CGSC international… Read More