In the news: New Army officer gets special ceremony at Augusta University graduation

As part of Augusta University’s commencement exercises on May 13, the university commissioned graduating ROTC cadet Jake Padgett into the United States Army.

This is the first time the university has done this during graduation and The Augusta Chronicle captured the historical moment in the article New Army officer gets special ceremony at Augusta University graduation. Click the link to view story.

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