June 2005

Class of 2005 graduates

For info about the Class of 2005:
    Home Page
    Profile: Class of '05
    Final Parade
    List of graduates
    Commissioning ceremonies
    Graduation Day awards

Citadel Alumni Overseas

For info about deployed Citadel alumni:
    The War on Terror
    Citadel alumni on the Tip of the Spear
    Published reports on alumni in the war
    Supporting the troops

News from The Citadel Public Affairs Office
June 2005

Class of 2009 is full
While numbers remain fluid until heads are counted the day the fourth class reports, the office of admissions is working with more than 700 high school graduates who intend to arrive on August 13th.

Board of Visitors chooses Rosa as president
The Citadel Board of Visitors named Lt. Gen. John W. Rosa Jr. to be The Citadel's 19th president pending his release from active duty.

Class of 2005 ready to take on the world
The 421 newest graduates left The Citadel with big plans that will take them into business, the military and grad school.

Construction projects moving forward
Three major construction projects are underway on campus as crews are replacing Law Barracks, getting Johnson Hagood Stadium ready for the upcoming football season and working on The Citadel Marksmanship Center.

General's Journal - The legacy of the Class of 2005
While common bonds unite all Citadel classes, each graduating class has unique qualities that develop because of the personalities and events that shape the lives of cadets. The Class of 2005 is no exception.

Good news brings new bragging rights
The Citadel ranks number 1 in its 4-year graduation rate among public colleges where students average between 1000 and 1200 on their SATs.

Army ROTC tops region
The U.S. Army recently ranked The Citadel's ROTC department number 1 among 124 programs on college campuses in the eastern part of the nation.

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27 July
       Athletic cadre reports

1 August
       Fourth class fall athletes report

13 August
       Class of 2009 reports

15 August
       Fourth class swearing in

21 August
       Upper class cadets return

24 August
       Classes begin

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General, Boo featured in the news

The Citadel mascots and their doghouse, a replica of Padgett-Thomas Barracks, were featured in a May issue of The Post and Courier.

Click one of these links to find out more:
    Canine cribs, The Post and Courier
    History of the mascot program
    Statistics for General and Boo V
    See our pictures