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The Citadel in the News: Archive

January 2004

PUBLISH DATE STORIES
Saturday
January 31, 2004
Changes, sponsor loss may spell end to SAT contest
COLUMBIA--This year's SAT competition could be the last in South Carolina because of format changes in the college-entrance exam and a loss of corporate sponsorship...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B6

Saturday
January 31, 2004
Coll. of Charleston 69, The Citadel 45
Published in: The Herald

Saturday
January 31, 2004
University denies sex party allegations
BOULDER, Colorado (Reuters) -- The president of the University of Colorado denied Saturday the school enticed football recruits with sex and said she was "deeply offended" by claims from the local district attorney that the university looked the other way when the accusations first surfaced...
Published in: CNN.com

Friday
January 30, 2004
Eagles are surprise team at midway point of season
(Southern Conference basketball)
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C3

Friday
January 30, 2004
Forum takes on black-on-black violence
About 130 people attended a forum at the Charleston Museum aimed at ending the bloodshed in the city, which had 18 slayings in 2003, the most since 1969. The majority of killings involved blacks killing other blacks...Marcus Cox, founder of The Citadel's African American Studies program, said the black community has debated violence among its own for decades. The problem, which is social, economic and political in nature, must be addressed by the community as a whole, for crime will eventually filter to other groups as well, he said...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A1,13
(photo included) (view article) (cached)

Thursday
January 29, 2004
Coalition to battle tuition increases
S.C. college student leaders will lobby against further cuts in state funding...
Published in: The State - Page B1,2

Thursday
January 29, 2004
Costs, results don’t justify state’s smallest campuses
IN RECENT YEARS, a group visited our editorial board from the Commission on Higher Education. South Carolina’s many small college campuses were discussed, and one visitor asserted that you cannot close such outlets as USC Salkehatchie. Why? Without it, Allendale will “dry up and blow away.”
Published in: The State - Page A12

Thursday
January 29, 2004
Daniel Eugene "Danny" Bradford '95 (obit - scroll down))
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B4

Thursday
January 29, 2004
Dogs knock off reigning SoCon champ
THE CITADEL 22, APPALACHIAN STATE 14
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C4

Thursday
January 29, 2004
Higher education bill passes state Senate
A bill that could pour up to $250 million into the state’s colleges passed the Senate Wednesday with little opposition...
Published in: The State - Page B3

Thursday
January 29, 2004
Photo (not web accessible)
The cutline reads, "Citatdel cadets Nicholas Hane (left) and John Muth drill as they try our for the summerall Guard, an elite silent drill platoon at the school. The cadets are referred to as 'aspirants.'"
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B1

Thursday
January 29, 2004
Students earn honors at The Citadel (not web accessible)
The Citadel honored the following cadets and active-duty military students for academic excellence during the fall 2003 semester...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Peninsular Charleston Downtown section - Page 3ZB

Wednesday
January 28, 2004
Appeal rejected in college desegregation case
JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) -- A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld a $503 million settlement in a desegregation case stemming from a lawsuit that accused Mississippi of neglecting its historically black universities for decades...
Published in: CNN.com

Wednesday
January 28, 2004
Conway's Lawson to play at The Citadel
Citing academics and future employment as factors in his decision, standout Conway High School quarterback Duran Lawson, a Mr. Football finalist, committed on Tuesday to play football at The Citadel...
Published in: The Sun

Wednesday
January 28, 2004
Research university investment pays off
...With its three research universities, South Carolina is in an enviable position to capitalize on economic growth driven by technological innovation. Researchers and faculty at the University of South Carolina, Clemson University and the Medical University of South Carolina are engaged in research and outreach programs that are having a significant impact on business and industry in the state. And as our state’s economy becomes even more knowledge-based, all three institutions are poised to play an even bigger role in stimulating economic growth...
Published in: The State - Page A15

Wednesday
January 28, 2004
Shue achieves salute for academic excellence at Citadel
Brendan Shue of El Granada has achieved Dean's List status at the Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina, for the fall semester of the 2003-2004 academic year...
Published in: Half Moon Bay Review, San Mateo, CA
(photo included) (view article) (cached)

Tuesday
January 27, 2004
CAMPUS NOTES (news from other S.C. colleges)
Published in: The Post and Courier - School Plus section - Page D2

Tuesday
January 27, 2004
Citadel wrestlers put on hold
The Citadel-Appalachian State wrestling match scheduled for today at 7 p.m. was postponed due to the inclement weather in the area and rescheduled for Wednesday at the same time at McAlister Field House...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C4

Tuesday
January 27, 2004
Dogs fall to 0-7 in SoCon
WESTERN CAROLINA 71, THE CITADEL 42
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C1,3

Tuesday
January 27, 2004
Envisioning a New World of Admissions
Clifford Sjogren, former chief admissions officer at the University of Michigan and the University of Southern California, has called for a radical overhaul of the college admissions system -- including reduced emphasis on standardized test scores and elimination of required recommendation letters and student essays. Staff writer Jay Mathews asked parents, counselors, educators and students what they would do to improve the system. Here are their suggestions, beginning with a summary of Sjogren's ideas...
Published in: Washington Post - Page A10

Tuesday
January 27, 2004
Got Jake? And other Super stuff
-- Leslie Tysinger Herrion, wife of College of Charleston coach Tom Herrion, has resigned her position as Senior Women's Administrator at The Citadel to pursue other interests. Her last day is Friday...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C1

Tuesday
January 27, 2004
Home-schooled students head to college
(AP) -- Home-schooling advocate Karl Bunday used to get a lot of blank looks when he visited college fairs in his native Minnesota and pitched the virtues of students educated around the kitchen table...
Published in: CNN.com

Tuesday
January 27, 2004
Internet helps odd college clubs recruit
If you sent your child to Georgetown University and he joined the Grilling Club, you might think he's busy interrogating fellow students. But actually he'd be cooking. Yes, the Grilling Club is really about food...
Published in: Christian Science Monitor

Tuesday
January 27, 2004
Lecture series to focus on wartime history (this article contains several news items)
Wartime history will be the focus of this spring's Daniel Library Friends Lecture Series at The Citadel...
Published in: The Post and Courier - School Plus section - Page D1

Tuesday
January 27, 2004
Utility names Carter new CEO (Lonnie Carter '82)
The Santee Cooper board of directors unanimously voted Monday to name one of its younger executives to succeed John Tiencken as the state-owned utility's president and chief executive officer...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Business section

Tuesday
January 27, 2004
Winter's icy grip clutches S.C.
...The Citadel continued with classes Monday night and will decide early this morning whether to close the school or delay its opening, said spokeswoman Charlene Gunnells...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A1,9

Monday
January 26, 2004
After 50 years of waiting, The Citadel loses its record
For years, when someone went to the NCAA record book to find the longest men's basketball losing streak, the entry always read: 37 -- The Citadel,Jan. 16, 1954-Jan. 12, 1955...
Published in: Alumni BBS

Monday
January 26, 2004
Animal cruelty cases cited at campuses
Humane Society asks that incidents not be treated as fraternity hijinks...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B6

Monday
January 26, 2004
Bristol Marina (letter to the editor)
...The developers of the marina portrayed the proposed marina as a means to serve the needs of the owners of Bristol condominiums. We were also told by the developers that we should support their project, as they were working with The Citadel in building their docks for the rowing team. If we went against the project, The Citadel's docks...
Published in: The Post and Courier - ?

Monday
January 26, 2004
Ethical instruction; Business schools reshape ethics programs for a post-Enron world
(This story was not web accessible on yesterday). The 20 Citadel cadets enrolled in Ethics in Decision Making, mostly business majors, didn't know what to make of it. Watching a video on the importance of maintaining honesty, integrity and respect in the corporate arena, they were hoping to develop a framework for tackling tough ethical dilemmas...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Business Preview section - Page E14,15

Monday
January 26, 2004
MHS senior will begin life quest at The Citadel
SOUTH BERWICK, Maine -While many seniors are eagerly waiting to hear if they have been accepted to the school of their choice, Marshwood High School senior Ryan Short has been able to breathe a sigh of relief. Ryan recently received a letter granting him early acceptance to The Citadel, a prestigious military college in South Carolina.
Published in: Portsmouth Herald (Maine)

Monday
January 26, 2004
Survey: Freshmen more political - and more conservative
After 35 years of decline, political interest among young people is on the rise, a wide-ranging survey of U.S. college freshmen finds...
Published in: USA Today

Monday
January 26, 2004
UGa gives cheaters new chance University policy opposes dishonesty but allows room for mistakes.
ATHENS, Ga. -- Cheaters might never prosper, but at the University of Georgia, they're often given a second chance. And, according to some professors who witness the acts of academic infidelity, allowing students to atone for their indiscretions mimics another old proverb -- "To err is human."
Published in: Florida Times Union

Sunday
January 25, 2004
Candidates target veterans' votes
...South Carolina is home to 420,000 veterans, and most typically lean Republican, said DuBose Kapeluck, a political scientist at The Citadel. Democratic Party leaders expect 250,000 people to vote in the primary...
Published in: The Charlotte Observer

Sunday
January 25, 2004
Citadel comes up short against UNC Greensboro
UNC GREENSBORO 75, THE CITADEL 66
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C3

Sunday
January 25, 2004
Citadel wrestlers down Duke, 31-16
Juniors Sean Markey, Keith Clifton and Billy Linane, along with freshman Levi Duyn pinned their respective opponents as The Citadel defeated Atlantic Coast Conference foe Duke 31-16 in college wrestling Saturday at McAlister Field House...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C10

Sunday
January 25, 2004
Eating crow, life's other dark meat
...All that, of course, was way back when the Gamecocks were playing The Citadel in Charleston, and despite being undefeated at 7-0, were rolling through a rather weak schedule and nobody really knew they were going to be good...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C1

Sunday
January 25, 2004
Honor rolls under fire at Nashville schools
Lawyers say state privacy laws forbid releasing any academic results without permission...
Published in: The State - Page A5

Sunday
January 25, 2004
Money to Burn; Mount Pleasant man fed the flames with Saddam's currency
(Story of Hugh Tant III '71) For four months, Tant lived in Iraq, leading the effort to convert the currency system there from the once ubiquitous Saddam dinar bills to new notes. Basically, it means that Tant, the U.S. director of Iraqi Currency Exchange, had to dispose of about 13,000 tons of paper currency in the country and safely import 2,300 tons more from abroad...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B1
(photo included) (view article) (cached)

Sunday
January 25, 2004
Upstate Digest: Events and (academic) achievements in Pickens, Oconee, Anderson
Gary Wayne Adams of Six Mile has achieved dean's list status at The Citadel for the fall semester. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Wayne Adams.
Published in: Greenville News

Sunday
January 25, 2004
Winthrop to survey students on cheating
Winthrop University’s student leaders will conduct a survey of what students consider to be cheating, how often they cheat and why they cheat, joining a national trend of universities examining issues of academic integrity...
Published in: The State - Page B3

Saturday
January 24, 2004
COLLEGE NOTES (news from other S.C. colleges and universities)
Published in: The State - Page B2

Saturday
January 24, 2004
Help! In the Garden - Emily Whaley Tour on Meeting Street
...The event is sponsored by the Daniel Library Friends, which supports the library at The Citadel. Cost of the tour is $40 for Daniel Library Friends and $50 for others. For information or reservations, call (843) 953-7691.
Published in: The Sun News

Saturday
January 24, 2004
UNC-Greensboro 75, Citadel 66
Published in: The Herald

Friday
January 23, 2004
6 Harvard endowment managers earn combined total of $107.5m
The six highest-paid managers of Harvard University's endowment took home a combined $107.5 million in fiscal 2003, in what amounted to a 43 percent raise from 2002, after producing some of the best investment returns of any school in the nation...
Published in: The Boston Globe

Friday
January 23, 2004
Follow Sanford on higher ed cuts (editorial)
In his State of the State address, Gov. Mark Sanford observed that the primary problem with higher education is that "politics, not a statewide plan, too often drives the decisions we make." Legislative opposition to the governor's plans to reduce duplication by closing two regional University of South Carolina campuses and rejecting four-year status for another shows just how true that is...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A10

Friday
January 23, 2004
VMI ruling challenged
A common refrain heard among the calls for ratification of the 26th Amendment, which lowered the voting age from 21 to 18, was that if people were old enough to fight and die for their country, they were old enough to vote. The same rationale that worked in 1971 could be dusted off today in the debate over prayer at colleges and universities, including many throughout Texas...
Published in: The Washington Times

Thursday
January 22, 2004
Citadel to mark desegregation case's 50th anniversary
The Citadel will mark the 50th anniversary of the landmark U.S. Supreme Court case that mandated desegregation of schools during Black History Month in February. "The 50th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education: Assessing the Impact and Persisting Inequalities in Education" will be the focus of the monthlong celebration...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Peninsular Section Page 2ZB

Thursday
January 22, 2004
Daniel Library series on wartime history
Wartime history will be the focus of this spring's Daniel Library Friends Lecture Series at The Citadel. Events begin at 6:30 p.m. in Bond Hall Room 165 unless otherwise noted. Most sessions are free to the public. The series will include:
Published in: The Post and Courier - Peninsular Charleston section - Page 4ZB

Thursday
January 22, 2004
Wanted: Jobs and change
Sanford talks of accountability, fitness, education and taxes in State of the State...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A1,6

Wednesday
January 21, 2004
First-generation students bridge gap
...For Victor and his best friend and roommate, Danny Hernandez, the first semester of college became nothing less than an all-out battle to bridge that gap.It was a challenge that both young men underestimated at first -- perhaps because they had already surmounted great obstacles to become the first in their respective families to attend college...
Published in: CNN.com - Education section

Wednesday
January 21, 2004
Herrin leaving Citadel; No VMI game in 2004
New Citadel football coach John Zernhelt now is in the market for two coordinators, after defensive coordinator Les Herrin's decision to leave the Bulldogs...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C3

Tuesday
January 20, 2004
Challenge of Citadel attractive to county students
Tara Woodside, a soft-spoken 18-year-old from Salem, is looking forward to facing a tough challenge next fall: Attending The Citadel, the public military academy in South Carolina...
Published in: Today's Sunbeam

Tuesday
January 20, 2004
College students die in U.S. 17 collision (not web accessible)
BEAUFORT -- A Citadel cadet and a College of Charleston student were killed in a head-on collision on U.S. 17 in Colleton County.
Published in: The State - Page B3

Tuesday
January 20, 2004
Daily calendar: January 20
THE CITADEL: 6:30 tonight in Summerall Chapel on The Citadel campus
Published in: The State - Page B2 (published on 17 Jan also)

Tuesday
January 20, 2004
Families grieve deaths of 2 students in head-on crash
...Later that Saturday night, Gasque, a third-year Citadel cadet, and Kassandra Leek, a junior at the College of Charleston, were killed on U.S. Highway 17 when their vehicles crashed head-on near Green Pond in Colleton County. A passenger in Leek's car was injured...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B1,3

Tuesday
January 20, 2004
Ndoye sparks Paladins past Bulldogs
FURMAN 76, THE CITADEL 61
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C1,4

Tuesday
January 20, 2004
ON CAMPUS (news from other S.C. colleges and universities)
Published in: The Post and Courier - School Plus - Page D2

Tuesday
January 20, 2004
Son of former S.C. chief justice nominated for federal judgeship
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - The Bush administration has nominated the son of former South Carolina Chief Justice David Harwell to replace retiring U.S. District Judge C. Weston Houck....Harwell has been nominated to replace Houck, who presided over Shannon Faulkner's case, the first female to enroll at the previously all-male military academy The Citadel...
Published in: The Herald

Tuesday
January 20, 2004
The Citadel as viewed from New Jersey
Tara Woodside, a soft-spoken 18-year-old from Salem, is looking forward to facing a tough challenge next fall: Attending The Citadel, the public military academy in South Carolina...
Published in: Salem, New Jersey Sunbeam - From the alumni BBS

Tuesday
January 20, 2004
Think of dining under poodle skirts
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Thomas Ravenel was the guest speaker Thursday for the Rock Hill Kiwanis Club's monthly lunch meeting at the City Club...Ravenel, who graduated from the Citadel and the internationally recognized Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina, is founder and president of Ravenel Development Corp., a commercial real estate firm in Charleston.
Published in: The Herald

Monday
January 19, 2004
Area students killed in crash
David Cooper Gasque Jr., 20, was heading north en route to The Citadel when his '97 Jeep Wrangler crossed the center line and struck a southbound '00 Oldsmobile Bravado driven by Kassandra Maureen Leek, 20, a student at the College of Charleston, said Lance Corporal Paul Brouthers of the state Highway Patrol...
Published in: Beaufort Gazette

Monday
January 19, 2004
Cadet, C of C student killed in head-on crash
BEAUFORT--A Citadel cadet and a College of Charleston student died Saturday night in a head-on collision on U.S. Highway 17 in Colleton County...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B3

Monday
January 19, 2004
Cooper Gasque (obituary)
...He was a graduate of Beaufort High School and was a member of the Junior Class at The Citadel. He was a member of The Baptist Church of Beaufort and the Lowcountry Jeep Club...
Published in: The Beaufort Gazette

Monday
January 19, 2004
Furman vs. Citadel: Someone's gotta win
A quarter of the way through the Southern Conference basketball season, only two teams have failed to win a league game...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C1,3

Monday
January 19, 2004
Obituary of David Cooper Gasque (not web accessible)
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B4

Monday
January 19, 2004
Two die in Colleton Co. wreck Sat. night
(Green Pond-AP) Jan. 19, 2004 - Two Charleston college students died in a Saturday night wreck on US 17 in Colleton County near Green Pond...
Broadcast on: WIS-TV - Columbia, SC

Sunday
January 18, 2004
Bulldogs hang for a half against Mocs
CHATTANOOGA 73, THE CITADEL 49
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C3

Saturday
January 17, 2004
Dogs need jump start
For Pat Dennis, these slow starts are a non-starter...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C3

Saturday
January 17, 2004
Sanford’s budget proposes cutting Clemson public service programs
Clemson Extension offices in Richland and Charleston counties would close under Gov. Mark Sanford’s executive budget proposal...
Published in: The State - Page B1,2

Friday
January 16, 2004
Former Trident CEO DeMarco dies
MOUNT PLEASANT--Frank Joseph DeMarco III, a healthcare executive and community leader, died Wednesday. He was 57....DeMarco earned a business degree from The Citadel in 1968 and a master's in health administration from the Medical College of Virginia...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B4

Friday
January 16, 2004
Frank Joseph DeMarco III '68 - (complete obituary - scroll down)
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B5
(photo included) (view article) (cached)

Friday
January 16, 2004
Wear it out (Fashion section)
(The model in the red jacket is CGPS student, Jennifer Loveday.)
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page D1,6
(photo included) (view article) (cached)

Thursday
January 15, 2004
CGPS ad (not web accessible)
Inquire today and apply for spring admission. 20 graduate and three undergraduate programs - all offered in the evening!
Published in: Charleston Regional Business Journal - 12-15 Jan edition

Thursday
January 15, 2004
Ex-Citadel star Reames signs minor league contract with A's
The Oakland Athletics have signed former Citadel pitcher Britt Reames to a minor league contract...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C6

Thursday
January 15, 2004
Foreign Affairs Forum (not web accessible)
The Charleston Foreign Affairs Forum's next event is scheduled for Jan. 26 with a reception at 5:15 p.m. and program at 6 p.m. at The Citadel.
Dr. Peter Heller, deputy director of the Fiscal Affairs Department at the International Monetary Fund, will present "The IMF: Challenges of Today and of the Long Term."
Reservations are require. Call Judy Mulvey at 722-2053.
Published in: The Post and Courier - Downtown Peninsular section Page 2ZB

Thursday
January 15, 2004
Local colleges give little or no raises
...At The Citadel, there were no raises, though the college did pay employees one-time bonuses. Trident Technical College wasn't able to do even that...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B3

Wednesday
January 14, 2004
College presidents learn it's hard to keep sports pure
For two decades, critics of big-time college sports have portrayed the involvement of school presidents as key to controlling the growing commercialization on campus and maintaining academic integrity. But 2003 was filled with excesses and scandals, and this time campus chief executives figured prominently in them...
Published in: USA Today

Wednesday
January 14, 2004
Giving Mr. Z the benefit of the doubt
News flash: The Citadel finally decides on a new head football coach and hires John Zernhelt, aka "Coach Z."
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C1

Wednesday
January 14, 2004
Low-income college students are increasingly left behind
College costs will take center stage this year as Congress reauthorizes the Higher Education Act. The law, first passed in 1965, was supposed to help make college affordable to students from all economic backgrounds. But a new book of essays, America's Untapped Resource: Low-Income Students in Higher Education, argues that it hasn't done enough. USA TODAY's Greg Toppo talked with the editor, Richard Kahlenberg, a senior fellow at The Century Foundation...
Published in: USA Today

Wednesday
January 14, 2004
Sanford applies principles to budget in extraordinary detail
... He also would eliminate $1.1 million set aside to help The Citadel retrofit dormitories and restrooms and make other changes to accommodate female students, who have been attending the school since 1996; and do away with the $225,000 DARE anti-drug program, which state officials operate even though they are unable to determine that it works...
Published in: The State - Page A14

Wednesday
January 14, 2004
Wasteful college expansion plan (editorial)
Gov. Mark Sanford's commitment to reducing duplication in state government unfortunately may not be shared by the General Assembly. The Legislature is reportedly prepared to quickly proceed with plans to make the University of South Carolina at Sumter a four-year school, in contrast to the governor's plan to require its increased collaboration with an adjacent technical college...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A14

Wednesday
January 14, 2004
Zernhelt gets commitment from QB
There was good news and no news for Citadel football coach John Zernhelt Tuesday on his first day at his new job. Zernhelt, promoted from offensive coordinator to head coach Monday, got a verbal commitment from Union High School quarterback Justin Knox later that night...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C5

Tuesday
January 13, 2004
Citadel promotes Zernhelt
CHARLESTON | Citadel offensive coordinator John Zernhelt was promoted to head coach Monday, replacing Ellis Johnson, who left last month to take the defensive coordinator's position at Mississippi State...
Published in: The Sun News

Tuesday
January 13, 2004
Citadel promotes Zernhelt
Offensive coordinator replaces Johnson
Published in: The State - Page C1,3

Tuesday
January 13, 2004
Former MUSC dean Jervey dies ('46)
Dr. Louis Preston Jervey Jr., a retired physician, professor and dean of the Medical University of South Carolina, died Sunday at his residence in Charleston. He was 76...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B4

Tuesday
January 13, 2004
Historic sword returned seven decades after theft (scroll down to the article)
ANNAPOLIS, MD.--A sword presented to a Navy captain who participated in the first battle between ironclad ships was returned Monday to the Naval Academy, almost 73 years after it was stolen from the school...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A5

Tuesday
January 13, 2004
LATTO, Marion ('50)
...After the war he was accepted into the Citadel, where he graduated in 1950 with a degree in Civil Engineering...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B5

Tuesday
January 13, 2004
ON CAMPUS (news from other S.C. colleges and universities)
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page D2

Tuesday
January 13, 2004
Penn State launches Napster music service
STATE COLLEGE, Pennsylvania (AP) -- The launch of Napster's online music service for Penn State students generated about 100,000 downloads or streaming-audio requests Monday, three days after its debut, school officials said...
Published in: CNN.com

Tuesday
January 13, 2004
Players pleased with choice of 'Coach Z'
...When Citadel players went home after exams a month ago, Ellis Johnson was their head coach. When they returned to classes Monday, the players were greeted by the news that offensive coordinator John Zernhelt had been promoted to head coach...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C1,5
(photo included) (view article) (cached)

Tuesday
January 13, 2004
Religious beginnings (letter to the editor)
WILLIAM L. HARRIS, Ph.D., Professor of History Emeritus The Citadel
Recently, Mrs. Harris and I attended the annual conference of the Holy Land Christian Ecumenical Foundation at the National Presbyterian Church in Washington. Among the several interesting sessions we attended, one of the most riveting was a panel of three women, one Jewish, one Christian and one Muslim...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A8

Tuesday
January 13, 2004
Sporting Notes
THE CITADEL: Offensive coordinator John Zernhelt was promoted to head coach, replacing Ellis Johnson who left last month to take the defensive coordinator's position at Mississippi State.
Published in: The Charlotte Observer

Tuesday
January 13, 2004
Teachers will cook up good writing in class (scroll down to the article)
The Lowcountry Writing Project, in conjunction with Johnson & Wales University, will offer a combined cooking class and writing workshop for teachers Feb. 14...Interested teachers should contact Tom Thompson, director of the Lowcountry Writing Project, at 953-1418 or tom.thompson@citadel.edu to enroll.
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page D1

Tuesday
January 13, 2004
THE CITADEL--Named John Zernhelt football coach.
(sports transactions)
Published in: The New York Times

Monday
January 12, 2004
Carter out; next stop Vanderbilt
Penn State wide receivers coach Kenny Carter has left the team to accept a position as the running backs coach at Vanderbilt...
Published in: The Digital Collegian - (published by students at Penn State)

Monday
January 12, 2004
Citadel promotes Zernhelt to head coach
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Citadel offensive coordinator John Zernhelt was promoted to head coach Monday, replacing Ellis Johnson who left last month to take the defensive coordinator's position at Mississippi State...
Published in: The Beaufort Gazette

Monday
January 12, 2004
Citadel selects coach
The Citadel is expected to name offensive coordinator John Zernhelt as the Bulldogs' new head football coach, an athletic department source said Sunday...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C1,5

Monday
January 12, 2004
Clemson taps into lottery funds for endowed chairs
CLEMSON--Clemson University is the first research university to tap into state lottery funds for an endowed chair program...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B7

Monday
January 12, 2004
College of Charleston opens multicultural center
International and minority students at the College of Charleston will have a new place to hang out on campus starting today...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B1,6

Monday
January 12, 2004
Dogs finish 2-2 in Virginia Duals
HAMPTON, VA.--The Citadel Bulldogs wrestling team, ranked No. 25 in the country, finished the two-day Virginia Duals with two wins and two losses, moving their overall dual record to 3-2...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C5

Monday
January 12, 2004
In the military (James M. Shealy II '85 - scroll down)
James M. Shealy II, son of James and Poneise Shealy of Rock Hill, has been promoted to lieutenant colonel in the 916th Maintenance Group, a unit of the 916th Air Refueling Wing, the Air Force Reserve tanker unit at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C...
Published in: The Herald - Rock Hill

Monday
January 12, 2004
School officials find fault with K-12 allocation
Gov. Mark Sanford touts his proposed 2004-05 state budget for including an additional $29.7 million for kindergarten-through-12th-grade public education, but that's not the way state Education Department officials see it...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A1,19

Monday
January 12, 2004
Tough Eagles' defense dominates Bulldogs
GEORGIA SOUTHERN 86, THE CITADEL 58
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C3

Monday
January 12, 2004
USC-Sumter likely to get new status
COLUMBIA--The University of South Carolina's president is no fan of the idea of making its Sumter campus a four-year college, but legislators are poised to do just that...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B3

Sunday
January 11, 2004
Tough but fair (letter to the editor re: George McCrakin '69)
It was August 1970 when I first heard the name George McCrackin. As a freshman at North Charleston High School while attending JV football practice, I was informed that we were getting a new science teacher. He had just graduated from The Citadel and he didn't "take any crap." Not to worry. How bad could a guy be whose younger sister was one of the sweetest and prettiest girls in school?
Published in: The Post and Courier

Sunday
January 11, 2004
USC Sumter may expand to 4 years
Lawmakers appear poised to allow USC’s two-year Sumter campus to start offering four-year bachelor’s degrees. That’s a bad idea, USC president Andrew Sorensen says. His concern is echoed by many of USC’s trustees and officials on the state’s Commission on Higher Education.
Published in: The State - Page A1,10

Saturday
January 10, 2004
USC, MUSC face cuts despite cooperation
In unveiling his budget this week, Gov. Mark Sanford took special note of efforts by the Medical University of South Carolina and the University of South Carolina to save taxpayer dollars by merging their pharmacy schools...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B7,8

Friday
January 9, 2004
C of C committee discusses Sanford plan
Board members seek more control but say they do not want to privatize...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B3

Friday
January 9, 2004
Carter pulls out of Citadel search
...Penn State assistant coach Kenny Carter, a 1990 Citadel graduate, will accept an assistant's job at an SEC school, he said Thursday...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C5

Friday
January 9, 2004
Colleges honored for service
Midlands Tech, Wofford, USC earn awards for forging community bonds...
Published in: The State - Page B1

Friday
January 9, 2004
Higher-education plan sure to stir controversy
Sanford proposes closing two USC branch campuses, redistributing funds...
Published in: The State - Page A8

Friday
January 9, 2004
Sanford budget raises hopes
COLUMBIA--Gov. Mark Sanford rolled out the first executive budget of his administration Thursday, and the immediate response from legislators was one of optimism...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A1,9

Friday
January 9, 2004
Sanford offers budget
Gov. Mark Sanford proposes consolidating 15 state agencies and eliminating two USC branch campuses in his proposed state budget for next fiscal year...
Published in: The State - Page A1,8

Friday
January 9, 2004
Zach McGhee Sr. (obit)
...He attended The Citadel, and graduated from George Washington University, where he received his L.L.B...
Published in: The State - Page B5

Thursday
January 8, 2004
Class Notes
John Anthony Ross of Pawleys Island, a senior at The Citadel, earned dean's list...
Published in: The Sun - Myrtle Beach - Education

Thursday
January 8, 2004
Col. Charles Whitmire ('40)
ARLINGTON, Va. — Col. Charles Goodwin Whitmire, former executive officer of the Defense Intelligence Agency and Soviet expert with the U.S. Army, died November 25, 2003, in Arlington, Va...He attended Christ Episcopal Church, graduated from Greenville High School in 1936 and graduated from The Citadel in 1940, entering the Army as a first lieutenant...
Published in: The State - Page B3

Thursday
January 8, 2004
Ex-Dog Thompson hired at UCF
LSU assistant head coach Lance Thompson, a Citadel graduate whose name had been mentioned in connection with the head-coaching job at his alma mater, has been hired as defensive coordinator at Central Florida...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C5

Thursday
January 8, 2004
Program to focus on impact of WWII (not web accessible)
The Charleston County Public Main Library and the College of Graduate and Professional Studies of The Citadel will present "The American People" from Monday through March 22. This six-part film and discussions series focuses on how World Wat II and the country's mobilization for it set into motion social and economic trends that continue to play our in America today...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Peninsula Charleston - downtown section

Wednesday
January 7, 2004
Charleston councilmen criticize Greenberg comment
Chief's remark about black-on-black crime labeled insult, generates call for apology...Marcus Cox, a professor who teaches black history at The Citadel, said Greenberg's word choice was unfortunate. "It probably reflects his frustration and possibly anger at the situation."
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A1,8

Wednesday
January 7, 2004
Cincy assistant to coach USC’s offensive line
Holtz still talking to fired Bearcats head coach about defensive post...He broke into the college coaching ranks under Art Baker at The Citadel in 1980, worked under USC assistant Dave Roberts at Western Kentucky from 1984-86 and was Georgia Tech’s offensive coordinator from 1992-94...
Published in: The State - Page C1,2
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Wednesday
January 7, 2004
Solid Davidson defense shuts down The Citadel
DAVIDSON 68, THE CITADEL 44
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C1,3

Wednesday
January 7, 2004
Wildcats keep Bulldogs at bay
DAVIDSON - If the old saying is true, hope springs eternal, but for The Citadel, it lasted barely more than 15 minutes Tuesday night at Belk Arena...
Published in: The Charlotte Observer
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Tuesday
January 6, 2004
Cats face nation's toughest schedule
After his team's 85-62 loss to Georgetown last month, Citadel basketball coach Pat Dennis admitted that he'd "over-scheduled" his young team against the likes of the Hoyas, Tennessee and South Carolina...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C3

Tuesday
January 6, 2004
Davidson 68, The Citadel 44
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) Brendan Winters scored 19 points and grabbed five rebounds to lead Davidson to a 68-44 win over The Citadel Tuesday night...
Published in: CBS Sportsline.com

Tuesday
January 6, 2004
Democrats push for reforms on college aid
Zeroing in on growing anxieties about the costs of college, many of the Democratic presidential candidates are touting ambitious proposals to ease the financial burden on students and their parents...
Published in: The State - Page A1,5

Tuesday
January 6, 2004
Navy assistant Jones interested in Dogs' job
With the college bowl season over and some teams eliminated from the NFL playoffs, The Citadel's search for a new football coach may be heating up...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C4

Monday
January 5, 2004
Air Force Academy cadets under pressure after sex scandal
AIR FORCE ACADEMY, COLO.--A year after the rape scandal at the Air Force Academy broke, some cadets say the atmosphere is so poisonous that they are afraid a simple request for a date or a sip of alcohol could end their careers...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A4

Monday
January 5, 2004
Iraqi children get help from Blue Star group
...Jennie Parsons was in Baghdad’s Al Rasheed Hotel on Oct. 26 when a missile barrage struck it, killing Lt. Col. Charles Buehring, a graduate of The Citadel, and wounding 18 others...
Published in: The State

Monday
January 5, 2004
Joseph Monteith McCabe, Jr. (obit)
...He was a graduate of The Citadel with a BS Degree in Civil Engineering...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B5

Sunday
January 4, 2004
Few blacks seek posts on colleges' governing boards
...Overall, seven incumbents face opposition. They include Citadel board Chairman William Jenkinson III and College of Charleston board members Cherry Daniel and Joel Smith. Each faces one challenger...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A1,16

Saturday
January 3, 2004
Dogs AD won't expand head coaching search
With VMI coach Cal McCombs staying put, Citadel athletic director Les Robinson said he is not seeking out new candidates for the job of Bulldogs football coach...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C8

Saturday
January 3, 2004
Some state colleges able to give raises to employees
COLUMBIA--While raises are rare at most state agencies, a handful of colleges have found ways to give widespread pay increases to workers as they deal with higher health insurance costs...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B3

Saturday
January 3, 2004
Under assistant coach, Bulldogs roll over Army
THE CITADEL 82, ARMY 58
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C3

Friday
January 2, 2004
Making a difference (scroll down)
(Letter to the editor by Prof. Steve Silver, Business Administration)
Published in: The Post and Courier

Thursday
January 1, 2004
Glimpses: Soldiers killed in March (scroll down)
Marine 2nd Lt. Therrel Shane Childers: A born leader, serious and focused, Childers built his life around being a Marine...
Published in: USA Today

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