Simons Center News & Announcements


Foundation celebrates Month of the Military Child



Foundation celebrates Month of the Military Child
April is Month of the Military Child. For many military families, their time at Fort Leavenworth is a respite from multiple deployments and time away from their loved ones. These challenges can be especially tough for children. Recognizing the unique burden military dependent children bear, Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger established… Read More

Follow-up on Giving Tuesday 2020 – THANK YOU ALL!



Follow-up on Giving Tuesday 2020 – THANK YOU ALL!

This year's #GivingTuesday campaign was a rousing success, and we have YOU to thank for it. YOU donated $7,794.64. With our matching donations, that is $15,589.28
raised in support of the Soldiers and military families at the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College! Your generosity means so much to those who will benefit from the programs your gifts support...

#GivingTuesday – For Soldiers, For Families, For the Nation



#GivingTuesday – For Soldiers, For Families, For the Nation

This has been a difficult year. COVID-19 has changed the way we live, work, and play. By now, we’ve run out of toilet paper, we’ve lost at least one face mask, and we are all Zoomed-out. We’ve faced what at times seems endless uncertainty, but there’s one thing we are sure of: YOU.

Sponsor a holiday wreath in honor of a veteran



Sponsor a holiday wreath in honor of a veteran
The CGSC Foundation has joined with Wreaths Across America with the goal to ensure every veteran interred at the Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery is honored with a wreath of remembrance during the December holiday season. Wreaths Across America is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded to continue and expand the annual… Read More

‘The ultimate high ground’ subject of latest Brown-Bag



‘The ultimate high ground’ subject of latest Brown-Bag
Thomas A. Gray discussed the topic of the domain of space and interagency operations at the latest InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture on Nov. 19, in Marshall Auditorium in the Lewis and Clark Center on Fort Leavenworth. Gray’s presentation was the second in the series for the 2021 academic year. Gray, the… Read More

Thanks, Boss



Thanks, Boss
The CGSC Foundation staff would like to say a special “Thank You!” to President and Chief Executive Officer Col. Roderick M. Cox, U.S. Army, retired, on National Boss’s Day. “I am excited about the great things our Foundation does to enhance the educational experience and improve the quality of life… Read More

Foundation staffer participates in library reading program



Foundation staffer participates in library reading program
CGSC Foundation Director of Operations Lora Morgan recently participated in the Combined Arms Research Library’s (CARL) Community Reads program. In a video released on October 9, Morgan read Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin, Jr. and John Archambault, illustrated by Lois Ehlert, and read with permission of Simon &… Read More

Celebrate National Book Month!



Celebrate National Book Month!
October is National Book Month! The importance of the written word cannot be overstated. The U.S. Army Command and General Staff College has long been the lead agent for education and leader development in the Army, and has produced countless soldiers, statesmen, scholars, and authors. The CGSC Foundation is proud… Read More

Brown-bag series kicks off with DIA briefing



Brown-bag series kicks off with DIA briefing
The first presentation of the InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture Series for CGSC academic year 2021 was conducted Oct. 6, 2020, in Marshall Auditorium in the Lewis and Clark Center on Fort Leavenworth. Mr. Roderic C. Jackson, the Defense Intelligence Chair and Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) Representative to the Combined Arms Center… Read More