Posted: Sunday, April 30, 2006 04:00 pm EDT
The Citadel’s College of Graduate and Professional Studies honored several students for academic achievement during commencement Sunday and presented the first J. Patrick Leverett Award in honor of the late psychology professor.
Posted: Sunday, April 30, 2006 01:00 am EDT
The Citadel School of Business Administration on Sunday honored one of its own as MBA Outstanding Professor of the Year and recognized a graduating student as MBA Outstanding Student of the Year. The awards were presented during the College of Graduate and Professional Studies commencement.
Posted: Friday, April 28, 2006 10:00 am EDT
Col. Kevin Frederick, commander of the Naval ROTC detachment, presented Thomas Dotstry with his commissioning April 28. Dotstry was surprised with an early commissioning and a visit from his wife, ET2 Tenisha Dotstry, who is stationed at Norfolk, Va., and is scheduled to be deployed May 2.
Posted: Monday, April 24, 2006 02:00 pm EDT
In a move to bring attention to the effects of sexual assault, Citadel cadet Harris Ligon founded a 1 in 4 chapter on the college campus. The group, 1 in 4, which takes its name from a nationwide research that says one in four college women will survive being sexually assaulted, is part of the national organization whose mission is to educate men on the effects of rape and sexual assault on women.
Posted: Monday, April 24, 2006 02:00 pm EDT
At the 2006 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Southeastern conference March 31-April 1 in Memphis, Tenn., seniors from the electrical and computer engineering department competed against more than two dozen engineering colleges and universities making a lasting impression and bringing home some notable awards.
Posted: Friday, April 21, 2006 01:00 pm EDT
"Today marks a new beginning. And change is inevitable, even in an institution as steeped in tradition as The Citadel," said Lt. Gen. John W. Rosa in his inaugural address in McAlister Field House today. In his speech, Gen. Rosa unveiled the course he will pursue to continue to make The Citadel strong.
Replay General Rosa's speech at the Installation Ceremony
Posted: Friday, April 21, 2006 12:00 pm EDT
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Posted: Friday, April 21, 2006 11:00 am EDT
Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2006 03:00 pm EDT
Three historians discussed The Citadel's history and its changes today in a panel discussion entitled "Marching Through Time: The Citadel, 1842-2006." The discussion was a pre-inaugural event to honor Lt. Gen. John W. Rosa, who will be formally installed as 19th president of the college Friday.
Posted: Wednesday, April 19, 2006 05:00 pm EDT
A special exhibit in The Citadel museum features photographs of the new president's youth, cadet years, family and career. The exhibit, entitled "Lieutenant General John W. Rosa: From Citadel Cadet to Citadel President," also includes his biography and his accomplishments.
Posted: Wednesday, April 19, 2006 10:00 am EDT
The Citadel's ROTC detachments presented 30 awards to nearly 100 cadets on Tuesday, recognizing their military achievements and academic accomplishments.
Bond and Capers Hall reopened
Posted: Tuesday, April 18, 2006 04:00 pm EDT
Bond and Capers Hall reopened around 4:30 this afternoon after a thorough search of the buildings revealed no evidence of a bomb. The buildings were evacuated for a little more than two hours because of a threat called in earlier on Tuesday.
Bond and Capers evacuated at 2 p.m.
Posted: Tuesday, April 18, 2006 02:00 pm EDT
Bond and Capers Hall were evacuated today at 2 o'clock in response to a bomb threat called in to Public Safety before noon today. The caller said a bomb would go off around 4 o'clock in either Capers or Bond Hall. Police are searching the buildings with bomb-sniffing dogs. Anyone with information about who might have called in this threat should contact Citadel Public Safety at 953-5114.
Lt. Gen. Rosa to be inaugurated on Friday
Posted: Tuesday, April 18, 2006 01:00 pm EDT
The inauguration of Lt. Gen. John W. Rosa, the 19th president of The Citadel and 1973 graduate, is scheduled for Friday, April 21. Pre-inaugural events begin Thursday. Information for guests, visitors and the media is available online at inauguration.citadel.edu
Posted: Tuesday, April 18, 2006 12:00 pm EDT
The Citadel is on a Fulbright roll. With his award of a Fulbright to study in Germany, senior Cadet Drew Brooks of Springfield, Va., is the 10th cadet to be granted a Fulbright from The Citadel since 1992 and the sixth cadet in five years to receive a Fulbright to study in Germany.
Posted: Thursday, April 13, 2006 02:00 pm EDT
Junior Cadet Brett Miller was elected to the student executive board at the annual 2006 spring Southern Regional Honors Council Conference.
Posted: Tuesday, April 11, 2006 03:00 pm EDT
Gen. Peter Pace, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will deliver the commencement address to the South Carolina Corps of Cadets in May.
Posted: Tuesday, April 11, 2006 09:00 am EDT
The Citadel School of Business Administration on Thursday night will induct three new members into its Business Hall of Fame and honor a fourth in its “Leaders of Principle” program. The invitation-only awards banquet will be preceded by a panel discussion featuring the inductees at 1 p.m. Thursday in Duckett Hall auditorium. The panel discussion is free and open to the public.
Posted: Tuesday, April 11, 2006 07:00 am EDT
Cadet Doug Schmid is one of 75 college juniors nationwide in the 2006 class of Truman Scholars.
Posted: Friday, April 7, 2006 01:00 am EDT
Awards were presented during Friday's military dress parade honoring cadets for their excellence in academic endeavors, military pursuits and leadership.
Posted: Friday, April 7, 2006 12:00 am EDT
Bridgette Beasley, deputy director of human resources, was named the 2006 Citadel Employee of the Year.
Posted: Thursday, April 6, 2006 11:00 am EDT
The top ranking cadets and 18 company commanders for the 2006-2007 academic year have been appointed. These student military officers, all of which are rising seniors, will lead the approximately 1,900 members of the South Carolina Corps of Cadets this coming fall.
Posted: Tuesday, April 4, 2006 01:00 pm EDT
Civil engineering students from across the Carolinas and Georgia will gather April 6-9 at for the American Society of Civil Engineers' Carolina's Conference. Between 250 and 300 students will take part in competitions designed to challenge the students in stress design and problem solving using science and mathematics.