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Tue, 2017-10-17 11:51

CALL hosted a French Army delegation led by the new French liaison officer to the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center, COL Pierre-Olivier Marchand (third from right), and the outgoing French liaison officer, COL Nicholas Auboin (center), Oct. 12, 2017. CALL presented its overview brief to the French delegation, followed by discussions and questions regarding executing a successful lessons learned program.

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Mon, 2017-10-16 18:54

The Joint Center for International Security Force Assistance kicked off a 5-day working group at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas on Oct 16, focused on the process to train and educate military ministerial advisors. COL Paul Riley, the director for JCISFA, opened the day, followed by guest speaker U.S. Army Command Sgt. Maj. David M. Clark who is the senior enlisted leader for Resolute Support, U.S. Forces Afghanistan and U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Richard G. Kaiser, former commander for Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan, U.S. Forces Afghanistan. Kaiser is currently the Commanding General, Mississippi Valley Division, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The week includes representatives from all the services, the Joint Staff, DoD, NATO, U.S. Forces Afghanistan and academia to analyze the issue and develop a course of action for decision by the Joint Staff and the Secretary of Defense.

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Mon, 2017-10-16 13:17

Lt. Gen. Michael D. Lundy, Commanding General, U.S. Army Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth, Kan., gave the opening addressed the participants in this year's Captains Solarium, an Army Chief of Staff (CSA) initiative, an effort to inform and shape the future direction of the U.S. Army. The week-long event began on Monday, Oct. 16, at the Lewis and Clark Center, Fort Leavenworth. This project brings together senior captains from across the Army - active, reserve and National Guard - to Fort Leavenworth. The captains identify strategic issues that affect the Army of the future in the areas of talent management, vision and branding, mission command, culture, training, and education. They analyze these areas, identify the issues and directly provide the recommended solutions to the CSA. (U.S. Army photo, Dan Neal)

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Thu, 2017-10-12 14:40

The Command and General Staff College inducted three international military leaders, into its International Hall of Fame on Oct. 12, 2017 at the Lewis and Clark Center. The induction brings to 274 the number of leaders who have been honored in the Hall of Fame from the more than 8,000 international officers who have graduated from the college. Officers honored include (pictured Left to Right) Lt. Gen. Dennis Gyllensporre, Chief of Defense Staff, Swedish Armed Forces; Major Gen. Antony Anderson. Chief of Defense Staff, Jamaica Defense Force; and Lt. Gen. Leo Beulen, Commander of the Royal Netherlands Army. (U.S. Army Photo but Jim Shea)

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Thu, 2017-10-12 10:24

Gen. Gustave F. Perna, Commanding General United States Army Material Command; CW5 Richard Kunz, CCWO CAC; CW4 Billy Frittz, AXO to the CSA and ARSTAFF Senior Warrant Officer; CW5 Pete Panos, CCWO ARNG; and CW5 Russ Smith, CCWO USAR, participated in the Warrant Officer Panel at the 2017 AUSA Annual Meeting & Exposition. The panel took place at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Arlington, Va. On 10 October 2018 and provided senior leader perspectives on current warrant officer insights and focuses for the cohort.

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Wed, 2017-10-11 10:37

In coordination with the Annual Fall AUSA Symposium, Lt. Gen. Michael Lundy, Commanding General of the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center, announced the release of Field Manual 3-0, Operations, Tuesday during a Warriors Corner presentation at the 2017 Association of the U.S. Army Annual Meeting & Exposition Tuesday, Oct. 10. This newest iteration of the capstone doctrine includes an increased emphasis on large-scale ground combat and a greater focus on cybersecurity during combat operations. Click the image above to view a video of Lundy's presentation.

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Fri, 2017-10-06 08:59

Lt. Gen. Michael Lundy, Commanding General of the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center, hosted a State of Command Town Hall at the Lewis & Clark Building at Fort Leavenworth Thursday, Oct. 5. Lundy updated members of the CAC Team on the organization's mission and accomplishments during FY17 and outlined his vision and objectives for the organization in FY18.

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Wed, 2017-10-04 15:11

Students of the Command and General Staff College interacted with members of the media in an insightful dialogue with the panel. The group consisted of Tina Susman, National News Editor - BuzzFeed; Robert Reid, Managing Editor - Stars & Stripes; Greg Myre, National Security Correspondent - NPR; Jim Michaels, Military Writer - USA Today; Greg Jaffe. National Security Correspondent - Washington Post; Col. Patrick R. Seiber, Chief, Army Media Relations Division, Office of the Chief of Public Affairs, Headquarters, Department of the Army. The discussion took place on Oct. 4, 2017 at the Lewis and Clark Center, Fort Leavenworth, KS. (U.S. Army photo, Jim Shea)

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Wed, 2017-10-04 09:31

The Army Leader Exchange (ALx) hosted a lecture by Command Sgt. Maj. (R) Marvin L. Hill, on Oct. 3, 2017 at the Lewis and Clark Center, U.S. Army Combined Arms Center (CAC), Fort Leavenworth, KS. Command Sgt. Maj. (R) Hill spoke about the NCO and Officer relationships in the 21st Century. (U.S. Army photo, Dan Neal)

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Wed, 2017-09-27 13:20

Maj. Gen. Paul V. Phiri (left), Malawi Defence Force Inspector General, meets with CALL Director Col. Mike Pappal before receiving an overview brief on the Army Lessons Learned Program and methodologies and processes for collecting lessons and best practices, Sept. 26, 2017. The delegation from Malawi is participating in a familiarization visit to the Combined Arms Center, and more specifically to the Command and General Staff College, as part of a fact-finding trip supporting establishment of a Defense Staff College in Lilongwe, Malawi.

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