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Wed, 2017-11-29 08:44

As part of the Army’s ongoing doctrine support to the Columbian Army (through ARSOUTH), Jim Benn (left), Deputy Director of the Combined Arms Doctrine Directorate (CADD), and Carlos Soto (second from right), Army Terminologist and Symbologist (CADD), met November 4-18 with 90 Colombian officers and non-commissioned officers who will be the primary authors of the 57 Field Manuals the Columbian Army will produce. On the final day of the exchange, in recognition of their work, GEN Alberto Mejia, Chief of Staff of the Colombian Army (second from left), and Colonel Jaime Alonzo (right), Director, Columbian Army Center of Doctrine and Education, presented Mr. Benn and Mr. Soto with plaques designating them as honorary members of the Army Staff. Additionally, copies of their portraits will be placed permanently in the HQ of the Colombian Center for Education and Doctrine. Finally, GEN Mejia announced the creation of an annual award for their best doctrine writer. The award is called the Benn and Soto award for excellence in doctrine development.

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Mon, 2017-11-27 14:28

November 21, Mr. Mike Scully, Doctrine Writer, Combined Arms Doctrine Directorate (CADD), provided members of the Mission Command Battle Lab (MCBL), Capability Development Integration Directorate (CDID) with an overview of the Army’s new FM 3-0, Operations. He explained some of the key points of the analysis that went into the development of the new doctrine manual.

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Tue, 2017-11-21 11:51

As Maj. Gen. Courtney Carr (l), the Adjutant General for the state of Indiana looks on, Philippine Army MAJ Ronnie Sta. Catalina, a student in the U.S. Information Operations Qualification Course, presents a gift from the Philippine Army to IOQC Director, LTC Bradley Loudon in appreciation for his attendance at the course. MG Carr was the Guest Speaker for the IOQC course graduation on 17 Nov.

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Tue, 2017-11-14 13:13

Lt. Gen. Michael D. Lundy, commanding general of the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center, addresses Tuesday's opening of the Combat Training Center Conference at Fort Leavenworth, Kan. At the conference, Army leaders discussed making training at the Combat Training Centers tougher and more realistic, including upgrades to Opposing Force integrated air defense systems.

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Mon, 2017-11-13 11:15

Karl Schneider, deputy chief management officer for the Office of the Under Secretary of the Army, led two new Fort Leavenworth employees in the Civilian Oath of Office during a swearing-in ceremony at the Adjutant General building today. The event was part of a larger trip to Fort Leavenworth, which also included a visit to the National Simulation Center, addressing the Senior Leaders Class and an overbrief on the Army University.

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Mon, 2017-11-13 11:12

Major General Wilson A Shoffner assumes command of the Fires Center of Excellence and Fort Sill from Maj. Gen. Brian McKiernan Thursday, Nov. 9. “When I found out that Brian and Sharon were going to be moving, they asked who I wanted to be the next commander here and the choice was very easy and it was immediate,” said Lt. Gen. Michael Lundy, commanding general of the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center. “We need to bring Al Shoffner here. A consummate field artilleryman and he is coming from positions in the pentagon where he has been working the very same issues that he is going to be faced with here.”

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Wed, 2017-11-08 09:13

Director of Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), Mike Pompeo, spoke to the Command and General Staff College (CGSC) students and faculty on Nov. 7, 2017 in Eisenhower Aud. at the Lewis and Clark Center on Fort Leavenworth, KS. (U.S. Army photo, Jim Shea)

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Mon, 2017-11-06 12:28

VIDEO: The Synthetic Training Environment (STE) will revolutionize Army training to build readiness. Click on the photo to see a video that features remarks by Gen. David Perkins, commanding general of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, and Gen. Robert Abrams, commanding general of the U.S. Army Forces Command. The Combined Arms Center - Training is leading the effort to develop the STE.

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Thu, 2017-11-02 14:40

Kirby R. Brown, Deputy to the Commanding General U.S. Army Combined Arms Center, shares his experiences as an Army team senior leader with 2017 Leadership Symposium attendees Thursday, Nov. 2, at the Lewis and Clark Center, Fort Leavenworth. Entitled "Leaders Building Leaders," the event is intended to help secondary school principals and counselors understand the importance of education in the U.S. Army and then they can help guide their students to that education, to build future leaders. (Photo by Dan Neal)

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Tue, 2017-10-31 09:04

Lt. Gen. Lundy, Commanding General of the Combined Arms Center, takes a flight over the Hohenfels and Grafenwoehr Training Areas in Germany with the 7th Army Training Command team. The CAC Commander is visiting 7th ATC and the Joint Maneuver Readiness Command (JMRC) in his role as the Army’s manager of the Combat Training Center Program.

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