The U.S. Army School of Advanced Military Studies graduation ceremony is May 23 at 9 a.m. in the Eisenhower Auditorium of the Lewis and Clark Center. The recipient of the Col. Thomas Felts Leadership Award, considered the top award for SAMS graduates, will also be announced at the graduation ceremony.
The graduation speaker is Brig. Gen. Robert F. Whittle, Jr., commandant of the U.S. Army Engineer School at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., and a SAMS alumnus of the Class of 2003.
The event is open to the public. Media are invited to attend the graduation ceremony. Media representatives planning to attend should contact the Army University public affairs officer Harry Sarles at (913) 684-5428.