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Wed, 2017-08-16 11:22

CALL graduated six students from its most recent Lessons Learned Course on Aug. 11, 2017. This 5-day course (open to officers, warrant officers, NCOs, DA civilians, sister service, and interagency personnel) prepares students to implement a lessons learned program within their organizations and to use the Joint Lessons Learned Information System (JLLIS) for capturing and accessing lessons and best practices. This course can be found in ATRRS – schedule soon as classes fill early! More information can be found at http://usacac.army.mil/organizations/mccoe/call/ll-course.

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Fri, 2017-07-21 13:28

CALL analysts, shown here with Brigadier Mick Ryan (center), Talisman Saber 17 (TS 17) Exercise Director, and other members of the American, British, Canadian, Australian, and New Zealand (ABACANZ) lessons learned team, are on the ground in Australia collecting observations, lessons, and best practices as part of #TalismanSabre2017. TS 17 is a joint exercise sponsored by the U.S. Pacific Command and Australian Defence Force Headquarters Joint Operations Command designed to enhance U.S.-Australian military interoperability through a variety of maritime, land, and air operations scenarios.

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Thu, 2017-07-13 13:38

Marcus Majure (left), U.S. Army Center for Army Lessons Learned (CALL) deputy director, discusses the lessons learned process and the Army as a learning organization with Cathal J. Nolan, associate professor of history and executive director of the International History Institute, Boston University, July 12. Nolan, who recently wrote “Allure of Battle: How Wars are Won and Lost,” visited the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth July 11-13 as part of a fact-finding trip to learn about current Army operations, doctrine, and education. Representatives from Army University, Combined Arms Center-Training, Mission Command Center of Excellence, and the Fort Leavenworth garrison provided additional information briefs and discussion venues during Nolan’s visit. (Photo by Christine Weis)

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Thu, 2017-07-13 11:13

CALL Insider include two catalogs we produced last month based on topics trending in the Army community. Subterranean Ops and Counter-Weapons of Mass Destruction both provide the user with a compilation of doctrine, handbooks, information papers, after action reports, and historical documents that CALL analysts determined were relevant and would assist Soldiers and unit leaders.

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Tue, 2017-06-20 15:30

The Combined Arms Center welcomed Lt. Gen. Jose Alberto Vizcarra Alvarez, Commander of Training and Doctrine Command, Peruvian Army, and his delegation June 19-20. During this trip, the delegation visited CAC Headquarters, MC CoE, CALL (pictured), CADD, CAL, CAPE, CGSC and CAC-T. This visit enhances the Peruvians’ understanding of CAC capabilities, builds partnership capacity, and promotes professional growth within our programs. (Photo by Christine Weis)

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Fri, 2017-06-16 07:49

CALL provided a lessons learned overview to a delegation of Mexican military students (CGSC equivalent) at the Lewis and Clark Center June 12. Maj. Gen. Francisco Aguilar Hernandez, Director, Docente y Dicente de la Escuela Superior de Guerra, led the delegation. Military cultural exchanges build partnership capacity with our unified action partners at the institutional level and promote professional growth within our programs. (Photo by Dan Neal)

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Fri, 2017-06-16 07:48

CALL leaders briefed Richard “Rick” Swengros (center), Deputy Director, Operations, Federal Protective Service (FPS), on the lessons learned process, June 15 at Fort Leavenworth. As part of the Department of Homeland Security, FPS is charged with the management and conduct of operations to protect federal facilities and those who work or visit within them. (Photo by Christine Weis)

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