Simons Center News


Space lecture draws large crowd



Space lecture draws large crowd
Thomas A. Gray, the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command Liaison to the Combined Arms Center and Army University, addressed a packed room on Sept. 24, 2019, as he spoke about the evolution of space policy, a space force and today’s challenges. During his presentation, Gray discussed our dependence… Read More

Ambassador Canavan selected as Distinguished Visiting Professor of Diplomacy



Ambassador Canavan selected as Distinguished Visiting Professor of Diplomacy
The CGSC Foundation and DACOR (Diplomatic and Consular Officers, Retired) announce the selection of retired Ambassador Katherine “Kate” Canavan as the Distinguished Visiting Professor of Diplomacy for the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College class of 2020. Ambassador Canavan served with distinction as a Foreign Service officer in the… Read More

State Department presentation kicks off brown-bag lecture series



State Department presentation kicks off brown-bag lecture series
Matthew Roth, the Distinguished Chair for Diplomatic Studies at the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, delivered the first lecture for academic year 2020 of the InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture series on Aug. 23, 2019. More than 60 students, faculty, and other leaders were in attendance. Roth presentation and the… Read More

Interagency Leadership handbook on sale now



Interagency Leadership handbook on sale now
The CGSC Foundation Press presents A Practitioner’s Handbook for Interagency Leadership William J. Davis, Jr., Ph.D. – Author Janet K. Benini and Michael S. Choe – Contributors Col. (Ret.) Roderick M. Cox – Editor $15 softcover (5.5 x 8.5), Copyright 2018 ISBN 978-0-692-18462-2 $5 – Kindle version National security requires… Read More

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