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The Citadel in the News: Archive

April 2004

PUBLISH DATE STORIES
Friday
April 30, 2004
'Landmark' NCAA academic reforms earn Odom's praise
COLUMBIA -- South Carolina men's basketball coach Dave Odom likes the NCAA academic reforms passed Thursday for two reasons -- his team and his sport...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C4

Friday
April 30, 2004
Darla Moore's admirable example
Our nation, which thrives on free enterprise, is well served by many fine business schools. Yet only one of those business schools has received $70 million in contributions from a single donor...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A8

Friday
April 30, 2004
Harvard Receives Gift to Promote Public Service
Hoping to draw doctors, lawyers and businesspeople into public service, Mortimer B. Zuckerman, the owner of U.S. News & World Report and The Daily News, said yesterday that he was giving Harvard $10 million to support professionals who pursue public health, education and government degrees...
Published in: The New York Times

Friday
April 30, 2004
Nancy vetoes 'Ronald Reagan University'
DENVER, Colorado (AP) -- Nancy Reagan is just saying no to the idea of a Ronald Reagan University in Colorado...
Published in: CNN.com

Friday
April 30, 2004
NCAA passes reform measure
Schools will be subject to penalty for not meeting academic standards...
Published in: The State - Pabe C1,2

Friday
April 30, 2004
THE CITADEL (scroll down)
The Bulldogs have several athletes who could place in the SoCon track championships this weekend...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C3

Thursday
April 29, 2004
An eye for history
Story of desegregation emerges through lens of an insider...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A8,9

Thursday
April 29, 2004
Citadel stadium stuck in Statehouse
Without funding allocated in Senate plan, bowl game arena depends on arbitration with House supporters...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A1,10
(photo included) (view article) (cached)

Thursday
April 29, 2004
NCAA unveils academic reform program
...The proposal, known as the incentive/disincentive plan, is expected to be approved today by the NCAA Division I board of directors, meeting in Indianapolis. Nearly three years in the making, the measure has been championed by Myles Brand, the NCAA president, as legislation with enough teeth to hold accountable athletic programs that do not promote academic progress by athletes...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C7

Thursday
April 29, 2004
On Campus (not web accessible)
The Citadel has selected a Charleston Businessman and the governor of South Carollina to deliver this year's commencement addresses to College of Graduate and Professional Studies and the S. C. Corps of Cadets...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page 9ZB

Thursday
April 29, 2004
Promising life of Gilbert HS grad, Citadel cadet cut short
(Gilbert) April 27, 2004 - Dozens of Citadel cadets marched in a formation they never hoped to do. They carried a classmate to his final resting place at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Gilbert with pipers playing Amazing Grace...
Broadcast on: WIS-TV, Columbia

Thursday
April 29, 2004
Smith signs with Citadel
Pacelli High School basketball standout Travis Smith was often frustrated with the college recruiting process. Smith received several letters daily, but none showed very much interest. But by season's end, it was very evident Smith had become a hot prospect as he signed with The Citadel Wednesday afternoon.
Published in: Ledger-Enquirer, Col umbus, GA

Thursday
April 29, 2004
UNWIRED (scroll down)
The Lowcountry makes a lot of lists... best, worst, most likely, least productive, highest rates of disease... We're beginning to feel like a number. Intel recently named College of Charleston one of the country's most unwired colleges...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B2

Thursday
April 29, 2004
YWCA to honor 16 'Women of Influence'
(This article does not mention the names of the recipients but our registrar, Sylvia Nesmith is one of the recipients.)Sixteen "Women of Influence" will be honored by the YWCA of Greater Charleston today, including Post and Courier Assistant City Editor Shirley Greene...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B6

Wednesday
April 28, 2004
Beaufort County calls for highway improveme
...David "Cooper" Gasque Jr., 20, a Citadel cadet, and College of Charleston student Kassandra Maureen Leek, also 20, died in that wreck...
Published in: The Sun News

Wednesday
April 28, 2004
CGPS ad (not web accessible)
Maymester & four summer sessions--day and evening classes for both graduate & undergraduate students, all in a non-military enviornment.
Published in: Charleston City Paper

Wednesday
April 28, 2004
Colorado legislators approve college vouchers
DENVER, Colorado (AP) -- A proposal that would make Colorado the first state in the nation to issue vouchers to college students is on the way to the governor after lawmakers and university officials argued it may be the only way to save public higher education...
Published in: CNN.com

Wednesday
April 28, 2004
Field of Dreams? If we build a new Johnson Hagood, will they come?
(not web accessible today - should be accessible tomorrow)
...Citadel spokesperson Charlene Gunnells says that whatever happens, the college wants to remain a solid civic neighbor and has not set forth any plans for a 35,000-seat stadium at the current site. Gunnells adds that The Citadel does not have the kind of money needed to move the stadium to Stony Field, a project estimated to cost in the #30 million range...
Published in: Charleston City Paper - Page 8&10

Wednesday
April 28, 2004
Field of Dreams? If we build a new Johnson Hagood, will they come? (scroll down)
Forgive Maria Mansfield Richardson if she can’t quite get her mind around the State Assembly thinking about committing $10.5 million to expand a downtown football stadium. Give her the benefit of the doubt...
Published in: Charleston City Paper - Page 8, 10

Wednesday
April 28, 2004
Sertoma gets new location
...Last year's two-day event attracted 22,500 fans to The Citadel's Johnson Hagood Stadium. But there will be a major change for the 34th annual event: The Sertoma Classic will be played at West Ashley High School because of renovations to Johnson Hagood Stadium...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C1,5

Wednesday
April 28, 2004
Supporters Push Ronald Reagan University
DENVER, April 27 -- On the silver screen, he was a college football hero and a cheerleader. He played cadets at two different military academies. He appeared as a zoology professor in the Hollywood classic "Bedtime for Bonzo." But now America's only movie-star-turned-president may have another dramatic role in higher education: as the namesake and inspiration for Ronald Reagan University...
Published in: Washington Post

Tuesday
April 27, 2004
Bulldogs' Ellis named SoCon pitcher of week
Citadel pitcher Jon Ellis was named Southern Conference pitcher of the week Monday after pitching a complete-game shutout of Davidson last week...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C2

Tuesday
April 27, 2004
Citadel Cadet named Fulbright Scholar (scroll down)
Citadel Cadet Jeffrey J. Cunningham of Loudonville, N.Y., has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to study the influence of the Jewish philosopher Hermann Cohen at Marburg University in Germany...
Published in: The Post and Courier - School Plus section, Page D2

Tuesday
April 27, 2004
Colleges encourage students to stay on four-year track
NEW YORK – After four solid years of classes, Eric Morath could have graduated from Michigan State University last May as a journalism major. Instead, uncomfortable about a tepid job market, Mr. Morath opted for a fifth year of college, adding a double major in economics to bring additional luster to a résumé that already included a grade point average of 3.7 and a stint as an editor on the school paper...
Published in: The Christian Science Monitor

Tuesday
April 27, 2004
Committee Urges Harvard to Expand the Reach of Its Undergraduate Curriculum
For the first time in 30 years, Harvard University has reviewed its undergraduate curriculum, concluding that students need more room for broad exploration, a greater familiarity with the world that can only be gained from study abroad, and a deeper, hands-on understanding of science...
Published in: The New York Times

Tuesday
April 27, 2004
County calls for state to improve deadly highway
...David "Cooper" Gasque Jr., 20, a Citadel cadet, and College of Charleston student Kassandra Maureen Leek, also 20, died in that wreck...
Published in: The Herald

Tuesday
April 27, 2004
Dawson accepts offer by Browns
Lew Dawson's phone rang several times during the NFL draft over the weekend. It was never the call he was hoping for. But it was enough to make the former Cit-adel standout confident that something good would happen...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C1,4

Tuesday
April 27, 2004
Enlistments on target: ‘War has brought people to us’
S.C. recruiters have no trouble filling ranks as world conflicts kindle patriotism...
Published in: The State - Page A1,5

Tuesday
April 27, 2004
GOOD MORNING LOWCOUNTRY (two items)
Influential Author: Hew Strachan, military historian, Oxford don and the world's foremost authority on World War I, talks at The Citadel tonight at 6:30 about what those of its generation called The Great War...
Commencement What? We kick off commencement season Sunday at 2p.m. with The Citadel's College of Graduate and Professional Studies at McAlistert Field House...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Pabe B2

Tuesday
April 27, 2004
Grieving parents seek a safer U.S. 17
(This article involves fromer cadet David C. Gasque, class of 2005 who dies after being involved in a head-on collision with a College of Charleston student).
Months later, Sherry Leek's daughter, Kassandra, was killed instantly in a head-on car crash on U.S. Highway 17. The name of the young man whose vehicle collided with her daughter's haunted her. Sherry Leek knew she had seen his name, David Cooper Gasque, somewhere before...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A1,13

Tuesday
April 27, 2004
Justices spar over school prayer case
WASHINGTON--Two of the Supreme Court's most conservative members delivered an unusual public rebuke to more liberal justices Monday, accusing them of ducking an important church-state fight over mealtime prayers at a taxpayer-funded military college...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A3 (same article listed in The State)

Tuesday
April 27, 2004
Justices Won't Hear Military-College Appeal on Dinner Prayer (entire article)
WASHINGTON, April 26 — The Supreme Court refused on Monday to consider an appeal by the State of Virginia to permit the state-sponsored Virginia Military Institute to return to the practice of dinner-hour prayers. Two lower federal courts had declared the cadet-led prayers unconstitutional...
Published in: The New York Times

Tuesday
April 27, 2004
Moore School names distinguished alumni
A former S.C. governor, a pro football coach and four business executives have been named distinguished alumni by USC’s Moore School of Business...
Published in: The State - Page B7

Tuesday
April 27, 2004
ON CAMPUS (news from other S.C. colleges and universities)
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page D2

Tuesday
April 27, 2004
Plan Addresses Lenders' Profits on Student Aid
House Republicans say they will propose legislation requiring lenders that handle student loans to hand over excessive profits to the government, part of what they describe as an overhaul of the nation's financial aid system aimed at redirecting billions of dollars...
Published in: The New York Times

Tuesday
April 27, 2004
Supreme Court publicly split on rejection of VMI case (AP story)
Two of the Supreme Court's most conservative members delivered an unusual public rebuke to more liberal justices yesterday, accusing them of ducking an important church-state fight over mealtime prayers at the Virginia Military Institute...
Published in: The Washington Times

Monday
April 26, 2004
Bulldogs finish off Davidson
THE CITADEL 6, DAVIDSON 2
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C1,3

Monday
April 26, 2004
CGPS ad (not web accessible)
Maymester & founr summer sessions--day and evening classes for both graduate & undergraduate students, all in a non-militaty environment.
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B7

Monday
April 26, 2004
Clemson philosopher finds his niche ... in space
For anyone who ever faced the question "What could you possibly do with a degree in philosophy?" Assistant Professor Kelly C. Smith of Clemson University has an optimistic answer: Applied philosophy has a vital role to play in the pioneering of space...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page D5

Monday
April 26, 2004
Court Won't Reinstate Prayer at Institute
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court said Monday it will not consider reinstating mealtime prayers at a state-funded military college, turning aside an appeal from Virginia officials who wanted to preserve the tradition...
Published in: Alumni BBS

Monday
April 26, 2004
Gov. West was champion of women’s rights
During his lifetime of service to South Carolina, Gov. John C. West championed the cause of human rights in many ways. Best remembered was his courageous fight for racial justice and his stirring commitment to a “colorblind” administration...
Published in: The State - Page A8

Monday
April 26, 2004
Hometown hero Hagood leads Furman to women's title
SoCon Tennis Championships
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C1,6

Monday
April 26, 2004
Idea of merged pharmacy schools proves bitter pill for some
So much for the notion that the MUSC-USC pharmacy school merger would be an easy sell...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Business Review - Page E8

Monday
April 26, 2004
Michael Cockrell
Services for Citadel Cadet Michael Paul Cockrell, 19, will be conducted at 3:00 p.m. Tuesday from St. Paul’s Lutheran Church with the Rev. Bill Stone and Chaplain David Golden...
Published in: The State - Page B4

Sunday
April 25, 2004
DeMint camp sees Lowcountry as key to surviving the primary
...If DeMint hopes to win the lower part of the state, however, he had better get busy, said Citadel political scientist Robert Steed...
Published in: The State

Saturday
April 24, 2004
$45 million gift to USC sets record
Six years ago, Darla Moore gave the University of South Carolina its largest gift ever. On Friday, she did it again, showering the business school already named after her with $45 million...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A1,17

Saturday
April 24, 2004
Three photos of parade (not web accessible)
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B1

Saturday
April 24, 2004
U.S. Senate hopefuls square off at Citadel
Forum covers issues from terrorism to taxes...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B1,6

Friday
April 23, 2004
Bruins head coach Roscoe to receive prestigious service award
COLUMBIA -- Johnny Roscoe, athletics director and head football coach at Lancaster High School, will receive the Outstanding Contribution to Amateur Football Award from the Midlands Chapter of the National Football Foundation and Hall of Fame, Inc...Roscoe graduated from Hartsville High School, then Guilford College. He did graduate work at The Citadel...
Published in: The Herald

Friday
April 23, 2004
Charities Surprise Donor Foundations With Bluntness
he world of charities, the world of soliciting and spending other people's money, is governed by a principle so obvious that it has inspired at least three clichés: Beggars can't be choosers. Silence is golden. Don't bite the hand that feeds you. This is why the mighty William and Flora Hewlett Foundation sent a shock through the nonprofit sector in February when it posted a survey on charities' attitudes about its work at www.hewlett.org/AboutUs /granteeperceptionrelease.htm.
Published in: The New York Times

Friday
April 23, 2004
Collection at USC rewrites story of author's final years
Most biographies of F. Scott Fitzgerald end like a Depression-era epic: The great writer, in ruins, becomes a hack, trading on his name for a quick buck in Hollywood...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A1,23

Friday
April 23, 2004
Cougars, Bulldogs hit stretch run
Little more than a month remains in college baseball's regular season. And very little separates College of Charleston and The Citadel as the top two teams in the Southern Conference prepare for the stretch run...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C4

Friday
April 23, 2004
Donald B. Watson (obit '54 - scroll down)
Mr. Watson was born January 5, 1933 in Wilmington, N.C., then moved with his family to Green Sea. He was a graduate of Carlisle Military Academy in Camden and winner of a Gold Gloves Boxing Championship in SC, which earned him a boxing scholarship to the Citadel. After graduating in 1954, he married Jeanne Mercer Smith and was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Army, stationed in Weisbaden, Germany...
Published in: The Sun

Friday
April 23, 2004
In Charleston, S.C. (36 Hours in Charleston)
3:45 p.m.
1) The Boys, and Girls, in Gray
Pat Conroy, a graduate whose book "The Lords of Discipline" is set at a school much like the Citadel, and Shannon Faulkner, who in 1993 sought to become the first woman to gain admission to its Corps of Cadets, have turned the Citadel (171 Moultrie Street, 800-868-3294), top, into a tourist must-see...
Published in: The New York Times
(photo included) (view article) (cached)

Friday
April 23, 2004
Students upstaging celebrities on graduation stage
The special role Jamie Forsh will play at Furman University's graduation will put her in the company of President Bush, novelist Kurt Vonnegut and former prisoner of war Jessica Lynch...
Published in: Greenville News

Thursday
April 22, 2004
As Wealthy Fill Top Colleges, New Efforts to Level the Field
NN ARBOR, Mich. — At prestigious universities around the country, from flagship state colleges to the Ivy League, more and more students from upper-income families are edging out those from the middle class, according to university data...
Published in: The New York Times

Thursday
April 22, 2004
Benedict officer has a way with people
Lt. Louis N. Johnson says his success at communicating with unruly students can be traced to lessons learned as a resident of Allen Benedict Court in the 1960s...
Published in: The State - Page A1,6

Thursday
April 22, 2004
Citadel's golf team on the brink
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Jeff Spencer saw one spring miracle save Citadel's golf team. He doesn't think there's another such charge left in the team's supporters...
Published in: The Beaufort Gazette

Thursday
April 22, 2004
Gamecocks get past Bulldogs
SOUTH CAROLINA 5, THE CITADEL 2
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C1,5

Thursday
April 22, 2004
Police seek man who beat C of C student
Charleston police are seeking the public's help in finding a man who brutally beat a College of Charles-ton student during an early-morning attack off Rutledge Avenue earlier this month...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B3

Thursday
April 22, 2004
Students urge responsible college investment
BOSTON, Massachusetts (AP) -- Students and graduates of Notre Dame and more than 20 other colleges and universities have banded together to encourage schools to adopt what they consider to be socially responsible investing policies...
Published in: CNN.com

Thursday
April 22, 2004
The Citadel can't deal with 11 unanswered Clemson runs, Tigers win 13-4
(Clemson-AP) April 21, 2004 - Jeff Hahn scattered four hits over five innings pitched to lead Clemson to a 13-4 victory over The Citadel on Tuesday night at Doug Kingsmore Stadium...
Broadcast on: WIS -TV, Columbia - web site

Thursday
April 22, 2004
USC lands screenplays by F. Scott Fitzgerald
School buys 2,000 pages — largest cache of material by the Lost Generation writer — for library...
Published in: The State - Page A4

Thursday
April 22, 2004
Virginia Hopes Scholarships Right Old Wrong
RICHMOND, Va. — The governor on Wednesday pledged $2 million to fund scholarships for students denied an education when public schools across the state closed rather than integrate in the late 1950s...
Published in: LA Times

Wednesday
April 21, 2004
Clemson cools off Citadel
CLEMSON 13, THE CITADEL 4
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C1,5

Wednesday
April 21, 2004
Struggling Gamecocks brace for Bulldogs
COLUMBIA--The South Carolina baseball team is struggling in Southeastern Conference play heading into tonight's non-conference game against The Citadel...
Published in: The Post and Courier

Wednesday
April 21, 2004
Tigers win 10th in a row at home
CLEMSON — Clemson accomplished what it was supposed to Tuesday night: pound a weaker opponent to begin a long and important homestand...
Published in: The State - Page C1,2

Wednesday
April 21, 2004
TTC's culinary program to get $994,100
Trident Technical College will receive $994,100 to help equip its culinary education program, U.S. Sen. Fritz Hollings announced Tuesday...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B6

Wednesday
April 21, 2004
University of Tennessee names new president
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee (AP) -- A Connecticut college administrator was named president of the University of Tennessee on Wednesday after an unusually public selection process that included open interviews and resumes posted on the Internet...
Published in: CNN.com

Tuesday
April 20, 2004
ACHIEVERS
(Local high school and college students).
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page D2

Tuesday
April 20, 2004
CITADEL GAME RESCHEDULED
The Citadel has rescheduled its baseball game at Coastal Carolina to May 11 after inclement weather forced school officials to cancel the game originally slated for March 30.
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C5

Tuesday
April 20, 2004
FYI (Schools Plus section)
1. Citadel to hold summer institute for teachers
2. District 2 names principal at Rollings Middle
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page D1

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

Monday
April 19, 2004
COLLEGE BASEBALL
THE CITADEL 14, HIGH POINT 2
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C5

Monday
April 19, 2004
University of Alabama moves to acknowledge campus links to slavery
BIRMINGHAM, ALA.--With momentum building for the University of Alabama to confront the slavery in its past, the school on Thursday announced plans to better acknowledge its pre-Civil War history...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B9

Sunday
April 18, 2004
Bulldoggin' it
54 teams test their endurance in Citadel challenge
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B1,6
(photo included) (view article) (cached)

Friday
April 16, 2004
Bulldogs golf ready for final shot
Barring a $1.8 million miracle, The Citadel men's golf team will tee it up for the final time starting Sunday at the Southern Conference men's championships in Jonesborough, Tenn...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C5

Friday
April 16, 2004
Contests at Benedict put science in spotlight
Someone killed Freddy the Frog, and Thursday six groups of students from local high schools needed to figure out who did it...
Published in: The State - Page B1,5

Friday
April 16, 2004
USC pharmacy students protest
The people in the white coats came to the Legislature on Thursday, but not for the reason you might think...
Published in: The State - Page B3

Thursday
April 15, 2004
Bucs rally past Citadel in eighth
CHAS. SOUTHERN 5, THE CITADEL 2
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C7

Thursday
April 15, 2004
Gospel Choir at Disney (not web accessible)
The Citadel Gospel Chior will travel to Orlando, Fla., to perform at Disney World at 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the Dock Stage in Downtown Disney. The choir was selected following an online application and video audition for the Magic Music Days program. The program allows youth bands and chroal groups to audition for performance slots at the Disney complex. The Citadel Gospel Choir learned in late February it had beel selected....
Published in: The Post and Courier - 6ZB

Thursday
April 15, 2004
Planned merger riles USC pharmacy school
Students, professors worry combining college with MUSC’s would jeopardize program...
Published in: The State - Page B1,5

Thursday
April 15, 2004
Stratford principal post goes to veteran of Berkeley schools
GOOSE CREEK--Jim Spencer was named Stratford High's new principal, three months after George McCrackin resigned as the only permanent principal the school had known... CAREER: Substitute teacher in Saline, Mich., January to May 1989; Berkeley High science teacher, 1990-1999; adult education teacher in Moncks Corner, 1993-1999; adjunct technology instructor at The Citadel, 1996-2002; Hanahan High assistant principal, 1999-2002; Hanahan High principal, 2002 to present...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B1,6

Thursday
April 15, 2004
THE CITADEL (scroll down)
COLLEGE BASKETBALL SIGNINGS
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C1,7

Tuesday
April 13, 2004
A Home Away From Home Keeps Old Scholars Happy
NEW HAVEN - IN the 10 years since the federal law eliminating mandatory retirement took effect, universities have faced a conundrum: namely, how to encourage senior professors to step aside to make room for younger instructors...
Published in: The New York Times

Tuesday
April 13, 2004
After Ruling, 3 Universities Maintain Diversity in Admissions
Two of the major universities that were forced by the Supreme Court to abandon affirmative action policies that awarded extra points to minority applicants have experienced only slight declines in the racial diversity of the students they admitted for the fall...
Published in: The New York Times

Tuesday
April 13, 2004
Agencies edgy as Senate to begin budget debate
...The Senate Finance Committee will take up the $5.3 billion budget passed by the S.C. House last month. The plan increases state employee pay by 2 percent and slightly increases K-12 education spending from $2.4 billion to $2.5 billion. It also avoids raising taxes...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B1,6

Tuesday
April 13, 2004
Coastal plans MBA program launch by '07
Coastal Carolina University administrators are hoping to launch a Master of Business Administration program as early as fall 2006...
Published in: The Sun News - web site only

Tuesday
April 13, 2004
Group holding Spanish Teacher of Year contest (scroll down)
The Citadel's Chapter of Sigma Delta Pi, the National Collegiate Hispanic honor society, is sponsoring its inaugural Lowcountry Spanish Teacher of the Year Award.
Published in: The Post and Courier - School Plus section - Page D1

Tuesday
April 13, 2004
ON CAMPUS
News from other S.C. colleges and universities.
Published in: The Post and Courier - School Plus section - Page D2

Tuesday
April 13, 2004
Tennessee State president defends record
NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) -- Tennessee State University's president said Sunday he regrets he may have placed the school in an "unflattering light" after an audit found he used his position to obtain free Super Bowl tickets...
Published in: CNN.com

Monday
April 12, 2004
Crew of Hunley to begin journey to final resting place
...They are expected to arrive at Patriots Point at 5 p.m., where they will be met by a color guard of Confederate re-enactors and 48 pallbearers, six for each man. Tom Kindel, a Citadel professor, will play a bugle that was at the Battle of Gettysburg during the ceremony...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A9

Monday
April 12, 2004
Crew to be honored with music, ceremony
...The weeklong event will conclude Saturday with the 12:15 p.m. procession to Magnolia Cemetery, graveside rites, an evening band concert at Fort Moultrie National Monument and the Grand Ball at The Citadel...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A5

Monday
April 12, 2004
Crew’s motivation a mystery
...Today, their bones lie in state at Patriot’s Point Museum, home to the aircraft carrier Yorktown and other historic vessels. Their coffins are draped with Confederate flags and guarded by cadets from The Citadel...
Published in: The State - Page A1,5

Monday
April 12, 2004
SoCon showdown: Cougars rally to take series from Bulldogs
CHARLESTON 9, THE CITADEL 7
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C1,5

Monday
April 12, 2004
Susan and Preston Reid
Preston and wife Susan have five sons, four of them GHS graduates. Jacob and Bennett are also graduates of The Citadel, and Hunter and Patrick are students at The Citadel. Kelsey is a senior at Greenville High...
Published in: Greenville News

Monday
April 12, 2004
Swinton to mark decade of change for Benedict
A TRANSFORMATION IS under way in Columbia, with Benedict College at its heart...
Published in: The State - Page A8

Sunday
April 11, 2004
THE LAST CONFEDERATE FUNERAL
The first crew, along with other Confederate sailors, had been buried in another cemetery covered when The Citadel's football stadium was built in 1948...
Published in: The Sun News

Saturday
April 10, 2004
Bulldogs rally for win behind Ellis' gutsy play
THE CITADEL 10, CHARLESTON 5
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C1,3

Saturday
April 10, 2004
CGPS Summer School ad (not web accessible
Maymester & four summer sessions--day and evening classes for both graduate & undergraduate students, all in a non-milirary environment.
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B6

Saturday
April 10, 2004
John Palms ('58 High profile)
...On April 24, Palms will be presented with Mepkin Abbey's newly established Wisdom Award, given for a lifetime of achievement based on the highest human aspirations. Since his years as a cadet at The Citadel, Mepkin Abbey has been a personal touchstone, a place where he has been able to focus and center his life...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page F1,3

Saturday
April 10, 2004
MUSC dental school tacks on fee
$2,500 annual charge comes amid trend of tuition increases...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B8

Thursday
April 8, 2004
Man finds historic documents
...The books were presented to the County Council by Jeffrey Taylor, a junior at The Citadel on behalf of his family. Taylor was in full dress uniform when the book was presented to Council Chairman Joe Edwards...
Published in: Greenville News

Tuesday
April 6, 2004
New Lesson for College Students: Lighten Up
RUNSWICK, Me. — It was intended as a statement against the kind of perfectionism that drives some Bowdoin College students to spend two hours a day on the treadmill: plastered all over campus recently were photographs of naked undergraduate Bowdoin women — or at least their bodies, as the pictures had been shot from the neck down — in all their short, tall, thin, not-so-thin, fit and unfit, anonymous, unairbrushed glory. Far from being shocked, Craig W. Bradley, dean of student affairs, said he supported the women's group that came up with the poster campaign — anything to get students to stop worrying so much about body image, grades, careers...
Published in: The New York Times - web site

Monday
April 5, 2004
Benedict flourishing under president's leadership
Enrollment has more than doubled since Swinton took school's helm...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B3

Monday
April 5, 2004
CGPS Summer School ad (not web accessible)
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B7

Monday
April 5, 2004
Fluctuating Market a Culprit as Foundation Grants Slip
Giving by foundations last year fell victim to the stock market malaise that pummeled foundation assets in 2002 and the uncertainty of the economic recovery...
Published in: The New York Times - web site

Monday
April 5, 2004
Foundation honors 3 state universities
Clemson University, USC and the Medical University of South Carolina will unite and share the same school pride this week...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B2

Monday
April 5, 2004
La. university to retire its rebel-style mascot
NEW ORLEANS--A Louisiana university named for a Confederate officer is ditching its gray-uniformed mascot, spurned by many as an homage to the Old South and the slave era...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B5

Monday
April 5, 2004
Legal trouble becomes teaching tool at C of C
A year after he was falsely accused of downloading child pornography onto his computer, a College of Charleston professor is drawing on his own experience to teach students about the role psychology can play in hunting down real criminals...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B1,7

Monday
April 5, 2004
Professor launches forensics class
CHARLESTON — A College of Charleston psychology professor falsely accused of downloading child pornography onto his computer last year has created a class to teach students about hunting down criminals...
Published in: The State - Page B6

Monday
April 5, 2004
State budget cuts jeopardize Clemson's important food safety role
Unlike nuclear terrorism, bioterrorism won't begin with a bang. It will begin quietly -- a child feeling the effects of food poisoning, a cow down with disease, an orchard withering from virus...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A11

Monday
April 5, 2004
Tickets available for Citadel concert
The Citadel Regimental Band and Pipes will give a concert April 17 at the North Myrtle Beach Community Center...
Published in: The Sun News - web site

Monday
April 5, 2004
Two Columbia men die in auto accidents (Marcus Milhouse '92)
Two Columbia men were killed in separate car accidents Sunday morning.
Marcus A. Millhouse, 34, was killed at 4:15 a.m, after he lost control of his vehicle driving on S.C. 277 near Fontaine Road, said Richland County Coroner Gary Watts.
Published in: The State

Sunday
April 4, 2004
Colleges' Budget Crunch Growing
Facing yet another year of multimillion-dollar budget cuts, California's public colleges and universities, long renowned for their excellence and affordability, may be poised to follow the state's once-smooth highways into decline...
Published in: LA Times - web site

Saturday
April 3, 2004
Bowl idea leads to talk of stadium
Supporters of a proposed college football bowl game in Charleston have floated the idea of building an entirely new stadium, and the city of Charleston and The Citadel are at least open to the concept, officials say...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B1,6

Saturday
April 3, 2004
Dogs, Bucs open series with wins
Jonathan Ellis struck out a career-high 12 batters on his way to earning his fourth victory of the year, while helping The Citadel down Appalachian State 6-2 in a Southern Conference game at Riley Park on Friday night...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C5

Saturday
April 3, 2004
Winthrop tightens rules for graduation ceremony
ROCK HILL--Winthrop University soon will require students to finish all the requirements for their degrees before they can walk across the stage at graduation...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page B3

Friday
April 2, 2004
Kids Run moves to Hampton Park
...Parking will be available at The Citadel's Johnson-Hagood Stadium, at nearby Stoney Field and on neighborhood streets...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page A8

Thursday
April 1, 2004
Haar slams Citadel streak at nine
Centerfielder Jordan Haar went 2-for-4 with a record-setting grand slam to lead Charleston Southern past The Citadel, 12-4, on Wednesday night at Riley Park, ending the Bulldogs' winning streak at nine games...
Published in: The Post and Courier - Page C5

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