Colleges and Institutes Under Army University

View All News Updates »Colleges and Institutes Under Army University

Acting Secretary of the Army Robert M. Speer spoke to students of the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College during a visit to Fort Leavenworth, Kan., Thursday, April 6. Before the presentation, Speer held a working lunch with selected CGSC students and faculty. ...Read More

The U.S. Army Command and General Staff College and the CGSC Foundation cohosted a National Security Roundtable (NSRT) program on April 5, 2017 at the Lewis and Clark Center on Fort Leavenworth, KS. Leaders from the public and private sector in the Kansas City metro area and around the country were represented in this NSRT class.

...Read More

Fort Leavenworth will conduct an annual full scale exercise April 12-13.

Fort Leavenworth's crisis management team conducts exercises to prepare for potential crises.

This year's scenario is based on a tornado touching down on post.

Tornado Sirens will sound on Fort Leavenworth, Wed., April 12, at 8:30 a.m. as part of the exercise. In case of inclement weather the sirens will not be used.

Expect traffic disruptions, sirens and emergency vehicles on both days.

...Read More

All, please join Army Press, Military Review in congratulating the 2016 winners of the General William E. DePuy writing competition. They extend their thanks to all those who participated and encourage everyone to compete next year.

  • 1st Place: Capt. Andrew Jenkins, "Transforming Unit Training with the Science of Learning"
  • 2nd Place: Maj. Hassan Kamara, "Writing: Maximizing Returns on the Army's Investments in Education"
  • 3rd Place: 1Lt. James Tollefson, "Treading the Way of Ignorance: Officer Education and Critical Thought"

Honorable Mention:

  • Maj. Chris Gen, "Soldiers, Scholars, Diplomats: Educating Strategic Leaders at Foreign Staff Colleges"
  • Col. Dean Nowowiejski, Ph.D., "The Importance of a Long Term Self-Development concept to Army Officers"
...Read More

Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics at the University of Kansas presents the Fort Leavenworth Series featuring lectures from CGSC's Department of Military History faculty - Lt. Col. Brian Steed, "Bees and Spiders: ISIS in Perspective"

September 1 @ 3:00 pm
Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics
2350 Petefish Drive, Lawrence, KS 66045

...Read More
Capt. Johnny Martinez (far left), logistics planner, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, discusses brigade support elements with Leonard Verhaeg (blue shirt), instructor, during the leaders training program at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, on July 8, 2016. Martinez is one of many new members of the brigade staff receiving instruction prior to upcoming command post exercises. (Photo by Capt. Ramee L. Opperude, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division)...Read More
Retired Army Col. Kim Summers cites Army doctrine to argue that Department of the Army civilians are indeed professionals and members of the Army Profession. This article responds to a previous Military Review article that held a differing viewpoint.

Article:"The Army Civilian Corps: Professionals in the Making"...Read More
“Ignite them.” That’s what the Army Management Staff College is out to do with its students: Ignite their leadership potential with a premier leader development experience. These are not Soldiers they are endeavoring to mold into Army leaders, however. They are members of the Army Civilian Corps with unique backgrounds. At the heart of this effort is instilling in them a level of career commitment that rises above that needed for a mere job. Photo by Master Sgt. Gary Qualls

Article:"Army taps Civilian Corps' potential through leadership course" ...Read More