Choke…coffee going down my trachea instead of the esophagus. “What did you say, Commander?” The student, a Navy lieutenant commander, had just informed me that the Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS) was sending passed-over lieutenants to attend the Command and General Staff Officer Course (CGSOC) at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. “Not again,” I thought. “And it’s worse than before.”
Nobody Asked Me, But. . . - Does the Navy Value Joint Education?
By Commander John T. Kuehn, U.S. Navy (Retired)