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  1. King-Sweigart graduates from Army's senior tactical schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    Army Maj. Angela S. King-Sweigart has graduated from the Command and General Staff Officers Course via distance learning from the Army Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Leavenworth, Kan.

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  2. SHARP building on sexual assault prevention momentumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The United States Army

    ... They are also required to complete the SHARP certification training course at the new SHARP Academy at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, which was stood up in October 2014, and will be in full operating capability by Oct. 1, this year. That type of training ...

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  3. Army Major Brian S. LaneyRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... of Rockville, Ind. recently attended the promotion of Captain Laney to Major in the Eisenhower Center at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. During Major Laney's Army career he has completed officer candidate school at Fort Benning, Georgia; served 8 years at ...

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  4. Dismantling military's transgender ban to begin MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Journal and Courier

    ... Chelsea Manning, the convicted leaker of national security secrets, for transition to a woman at the Army's Fort Leavenworth prison. Manning is both an inmate and a soldier. In addition, the Department of Veterans Affairs recognizes that transgender ...

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  5. Col. Victor Hagan to retire from LetterkennyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... Virginia, and a masters of military arts and science degree from the Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. His graduate thesis was about organizing the military's supply chain. In May, Maddox graduated from the Depot and ...

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  6. DCF alleges Army actions will shut agency out of $1M Fort Riley contract, files lawsuitRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | The Capital-Journal

    ... is worth about $1.1 million. DCF also has another food-related contract with the Department of Defense for Fort Leavenworth. That contract is valued at about $222,000 but isn't part of the new lawsuit.

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  7. DCF alleges Army actions will shut agency out of $1M Fort Riley contract, files lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Capital-Journal

    ... is worth about $1.1 million. DCF also has another food-related contract with the Department of Defense for Fort Leavenworth. That contract is valued at about $222,000 but is not part of the new lawsuit.

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  8. Flag ceremony kicks off command and general staff courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | The Bayonet

    ... at WHINSEC. The WHINSEC course mirrors the course taught at the Command and General Staff College in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. The year of study is designed to educate intermediate-level Army, sister-service and partner-nation officers to be ...

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  9. Soldiers matriculate at newly-opened 'ArmyU'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | The United States Army

    ... officially abbreviated "ArmyU" for short, is administered by the Combined Arms Center, or CAC, on Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. While not a "brick and mortar" university, ArmyU will maximize the educational experience, which Soldiers are already getting ...

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  10. Chelsea Manning Defense Fund Flooded With DonationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Switched

    ... Army Court of Appeals. We're confident, with your help, we can get there." Manning, 27, is imprisoned at Fort Leavenworth in Kansas for giving hundreds of thousands of government files to WikiLeaks, including information on U.S. operations in ...

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  11. Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd) can't just run away from his pastTEMPLE C. UBOCHI, Bonn, GermanyRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | Nigeriaworld

    ... became ADC to the Head of State, but was later shepherded out of the country for Staff College training at Fort Leavenworth, followed by a US based degree program in part to insulate him from the wrath of General Abacha with whom he clashed. His ...

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  12. Chelsea Manning reacts to end of U.S. military trans banRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | CBC News

    ... the prison. I'm wondering though what it's like for a trans person like her to be in a military prison like Fort Leavenworth with this ban still in effect? Being in prison is incredibly challenging for anyone and it's particularly challenging for a ...

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  13. International officers tour Statehouse Thursday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    One hundred and ten officers from 90 nations visited Topeka today to learn about state government and the state judicial system. The international officers, who are students at the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, come to Topeka once during their course to learn about state government.

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  14. Ft. Leavenworth honored with Army University distinctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    ... Multinational operational environment. The Army University if modeled after state university systems. The Fort Leavenworth Lamp says that the Army University is now charged with directly integrating 70 separate U.S. training and doctrine command ...

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  15. As Pentagon mulls ending ban, transgender soldiers talk about serving country openlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... required for transgender people. of Chelsea Manning, the transgender soldier currently serving time in the Fort Leavenworth Army prison after being convicted of espionage in 2013 after sending classified government documents to "The profession of ...

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  16. Fort Wainwright soldier sentenced to 20 years for raping girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Stars and Stripes

    ... rape of a child," according to the Army. Marcum will be confined at the U.S. Disciplinary Barracks in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, said spokesperson John Pennell. The barracks is the military's only maximum-security correctional facility. Marcum also ...

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  17. U.S. soldiers opposed to war find Canada less hospitableRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 | Steuben Courier

    ... there waiting for a deportation order to come down," said Hart, who was released from the prison complex at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, in 2013 after serving 15 months. Hart left his Fort Campbell, Kentucky, base in 2005, a month before he was to be ...

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  18. US soldiers opposed to war now find Canada less hospitableRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Cybercast News Service

    ... there waiting for a deportation order to come down," said Hart, who was released from the prison complex at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, in 2013 after serving 15 months. Hart left his Fort Campbell, Kentucky, base in 2005, a month before he was to be ... 1 comment

  19. No Luck For US Military Deserters Seeking Refuge In CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | The Daily Caller

    ... for a deportation order to come down," Hart told The Associated Press. In 2013, Hart was released from Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. Three other soldiers have returned to the U.S., only to be sentenced to prison. In 2013, Pfc. Kim Rivera was sentenced ...

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  20. WHINSEC Command & General Staff Officer Course hosting flag ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... at WHINSEC. The Institute course mirrors the course taught at the Command & General Staff College in Fort Leavenworth, KS. The year of study is designed to educate intermediate-level Army, sister-service, and partner-nation officers to be prepared ...

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