Simons Center News & Announcements


Simons Center Awards CGSC Graduates



Simons Center Awards CGSC Graduates
The Simons Center is pleased to announce the winners of the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College Interagency Writing Awards. Mr. Anthony Volino, a student at the School of Advanced Military Studies receives his award for his monograph titled Leveraging the Trinity: A “Clausewitzian” Framework for Genocide Prevention. Major… Read More

5-Star Generals Commemorative Coin sales come to an end



5-Star Generals Commemorative Coin sales come to an end

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.

Special Report: The Foreign Policy Advisor Program



Special Report: The Foreign Policy Advisor Program

The Simons Center recently published a special report that focuses on the role of the State Department Foreign Policy Advisor. The report follows a May 2013 conference sponsored by the Simons Center and the American Academy of Diplomacy...

Fort Lee professor wins 2013 CGSC Faculty Interagency Writing Competition



Fort Lee professor wins 2013 CGSC Faculty Interagency Writing Competition
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… Read More

Former CGSC dean to become new CGSC Foundation CEO



Former CGSC dean to become new CGSC Foundation CEO

The Simons Center's parent organization, 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.