Greater Issues brings back '81 grad
CBS News Chief Washington Correspondent Bob Schieffer delivered the Corps of Cadets Commencement Exercises on May 8, 2010, in McAlister Field House.
Charleston RiverDogs Co-Owner Mike Veeck gave The Citadel Graduate College commencement speech on May 9, 2010, in McAlister Field House.
The Citadel's Third Annual Principled Leadership Symposium, hosted on the military college’s 167th anniversary, is scheduled to begin March 18. The two-day conference on leadership and ethics will attract 100 delegates from local colleges, senior military colleges and the federal service academies and will feature nationally renowned leaders, including Gen. James T. Conway, commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps.
The commencement address that General Pace delivered at graduation has been rebroadcast on C-SPAN and highlighted by Laura Ingram's national radio talk show as the best graduation speech ever. The attention has created a buzz from those wanting to hear it again.