News Archive

Tue, 2015-04-28 13:12

During his visit to the Leavenworth area on 27 April, Senator Jerry Moran (R-KS) spent time with COL Geoffrey Catlett to discuss the Army's Sexual Harassment/Abuse Response and Prevention (SHARP) program. Catlett is the Director for the SHARP Academy and had the opportunity to explain how the Army is combatting the unacceptable behavior through the use of Victim Advocates, and Sexual Assault Response Coordinators, who are trained at his school. The VAs and SARCs attend a seven week course then return to their units or organizations to manage the program and assist Soldiers or Department of the Army Civilians.

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Fri, 2015-04-17 14:39

Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown, commanding general of the Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth, addresses the participants of the Global Human Dimension Conference which was held April 15-16 at the Frontier Conference Center. Coalition partners representing 23 countries met at to share ideas and best practices on how they are developing leaders in the face of emerging strategic challenges. The panel on Leader Development and Talent Management (pictured) included subject matter experts from the United Kingdom, Canada, and Chile. (US Army Photo by Scott Gibson)

To read Global HD Conference Story on click here.

For Human Dimension dashboard click here.

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Tue, 2015-04-14 13:20

Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown, Commanding General of the Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth, welcomes the capacity crowd of Army, industry and academia leaders at the day-long Human Dimension Cognitive Dominance Symposium, April 14, 2015 at the Frontier Conference Center at Fort Leavenworth, Kan. The attendees are looking at how to prepare the Army of 2025 and Beyond by optimizing the performance of every Soldier and Civilian in the Total Force.

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Mon, 2015-04-13 13:11

Billie Jo Draper, Pittsburg State University Alumni Association president, left, and, Pittsburg State University President Steve Scott, far right, present the 2015 PSU Meritorious Achievement Award to Kirby R. Brown, Apr. 10. The Pittsburg State University Alumni Association established the Meritorious Achievement Award in 1958 and it is the highest award based on career achievement presented by the Alumni Association. Candidates must have demonstrated substantial professional growth and advancement over an extended period of time.

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Thu, 2015-04-09 12:48

Former Chief of Staff of the United States Army Gen. Gordon R. Sullivan, addressed key leaders of the Combined Arms Center at the National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial 9 April as part of a CAC offsite and teambuilding event. Sullivan, the current President and Chief Operating Officer of the Association of the United States Army discussed the importance of Fort Leavenworth in training and educating the leaders who were key to Victory in WW1 and have remained vitally important in every US conflict since.

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Wed, 2015-04-01 15:55

Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown, Commander of the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth addresses the audience during an Institute of Land Warfare Panel titled “Building Leaders Who Thrive in Chaos” at the AUSA 2015 Global Force Symposium and Exposition April 1. The focus of the symposium is to discuss what the U.S. Army must do in the future to “Win in a Complex World.” Click here to view a video of Lt. Gen. Brown's speech.

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Tue, 2015-03-31 07:40

Combined Arms Center Commanding General Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown (left) presents an Assumption of Responsibility certificate to Brig. Gen. Mark J. O’Neil, the new deputy commanding general of the Combined Arms Center - Training. Brown hosted the ceremony at Fort Leavenworth, Kan., on March 27. Brown welcomed O’Neil to the CAC team, saying O’Neil is a “first-round draft choice and we’re lucky to have him.” O’Neil said it was an honor to be the CAC-T deputy commanding general. CAC-T manages training support, training development and Combat Training Center programs to help the Army prepare versatile units and develop innovative leaders.

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Mon, 2015-03-30 15:39

Maj. Thomas Root, (Center of picture) a student of the Command and General Staff Officers Course, briefed the Commanders of TRADOC, (Gen. David G. Perkins); CAC (Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown); and the Mission Command Center of Excellence (Brig Gen. Willard M. Burleson III) on the Army Operating Concept during the first Majors Colloquium held at Fort Leavenworth's Lewis and Clark Center. The 84 Army Majors at the Colloquium were provided the opportunity to recommend solutions to some of the Army's most difficult challenges directly to Army Senior Leaders. The key topics discussed included: training, Mission Command, talent management, diversity, education, and the Army Operating Concept. The briefing was the culmination of a five-month process.

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Mon, 2015-03-30 10:42

Gen. David G. Perkins, Commander of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, addresses 300 ROTC and Military Academy Cadets from around the country as part of the George C. Marshall Awards and Leadership Forum at Fort Leavenworth. The two-day event is an opportunity for the Army to recognize the outstanding Cadets of the year and gives them the opportunity to hear from some of the Army's top leadership. 2015 marks the first year that this event is hosted at Fort Leavenworth. In addition to awards Cadets will participate in roundtable discussions, a series of plenary sessions, and engagements by some of the Army’s top leadership. The purpose of the event is to inspire future army leaders to embody the timeless values of selfless service, character, ethics, leadership and citizenship of Gen. George C. Marshall.

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Fri, 2015-03-13 15:39

Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown presents a certificate commemorating assumption of responsibility to Command Sgt. Maj. David O. Turnbull as he assumes his duties as the Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth Senior Enlisted Leader. Turnbull comes to CAC from his last position as the Command Sergeant Major of the Joint Force Headquarters-National Capital Region, U.S. Army Military District of Washington.

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