CGSC Foundation News


241st Army Birthday – CSA video message



241st Army Birthday – CSA video message
When the American Revolution broke out, the rebellious colonies did not possess an army in the modern sense. Rather, the revolutionaries fielded an amateur force of colonial troops, cobbled together from various New England militia companies. They had no unified chain of command, and although Artemas Ward of Massachusetts exercised… Read More

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