Simons Center News & Announcements


Faculty present on ethics in leadership



Faculty present on ethics in leadership
The eight presentation of the InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture Series for academic year 2019 featured Dr. Ted Thomas, director of the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College’s (CGSC) Department of Command and Leadership. Thomas was joined by Chaplain (Major) Jonathan Bailey, CGSC ethics instructor. The two presented on the topic… Read More

“The General and the Ambassador” podcast focuses on relationship with Qatar



“The General and the Ambassador” podcast focuses on relationship with Qatar
Retired Ambassador Deborah McCarthy, the 2018 DACOR Visiting Professor of Diplomacy for the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College (CGSC), has expanded her podcast series “The General and the Ambassador: A Conversation.” McCarthy’s podcast promotes interagency cooperation and is produced by the American Academy of Diplomacy. The latest episode… Read More

Defense Intelligence Agency subject of latest brown-bag lecture



Defense Intelligence Agency subject of latest brown-bag lecture
Defense Intelligence Chair and Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) Representative to the Combined Arms Center and Army University Roderic C. Jackson spoke on the mission of the DIA at the latest InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture on Feb. 14, in the Arnold Conference Room in the Lewis and Clark Center on Fort Leavenworth.… Read More

FBI mission in KC focus of latest brown-bag lecture



FBI mission in KC focus of latest brown-bag lecture
The sixth presentation of the InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture Series for CGSC academic year 2019 was conducted Jan. 30, in the Arnold Conference Room in the Lewis and Clark Center on Fort Leavenworth. Supervisory Intelligence Analyst Robert Carignan of the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Kansas City Division led a discussion on… Read More

Ambassador Reddick visits Ft. Leavenworth



Ambassador Reddick visits Ft. Leavenworth
Retired Ambassador Eunice Reddick visited Fort Leavenworth in December, serving as the DACOR visiting professor of diplomacy for the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College (CGSC) Class of 2019. Reddick, who served as the U.S. Ambassador to Niger from 2014 to 2017, visited Fort Leavenworth 2-6 December 2018. During… Read More

Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army presents at IA Brown-Bag



Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army presents at IA Brown-Bag
Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army (CASA) Michael D. Hockley led a discussion on the CASA program in the 5th Interagency Brown-Bag lecture of the 2019 academic year on Dec. 12, in the Arnold Conference Room of the Lewis and Clark Center, home of the U.S. Army Command… Read More

Cyberwar, deterrence, and “unpeace” subject of IA Brown-Bag Lecture



Cyberwar, deterrence, and “unpeace” subject of IA Brown-Bag Lecture
University of Kansas Professor of Law, Dr. Michael Hoeflich led a discussion on deterrence and international law in the cyber domain at the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College on November 14. Dr. Hoeflich’s presentation was part of the InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture Series for academic year 2019. Hoeflich began… Read More

Pershing lecture examines ‘The Fate of the Kaiser’



Pershing lecture examines ‘The Fate of the Kaiser’
On Oct. 24, Dr. Donald Scott Stephenson presented “Caesar Without Legions: The German Army and the Fate of the Kaiser” as part of the General of the Armies John J. Pershing Great War Centennial Series. Dr. Stephenson examined the Kaiser’s decision, when in November 1918, the Kaiser was facing defeat… Read More

Space Force subject of InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture



Space Force subject of InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture
Mr. Thomas A. Gray, the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command Liaison to the Combined Arms Center and Army University, spoke on the topic of a “Space Force” on Oct. 24 as part of the Inter-Agency Brown-Bag Lecture Series for academic year 2019. The title of Mr. Gray’s presentation… Read More