Cadet Richard DeKold named Schwarzman Scholar

Cadet Richard “Chad” DeKold, a member of The Citadel Class of 2019, and 2nd Battalion Commander for the South Carolina Corps of Cadets, is one of the students selected to receive a prestigious Schwarzman Scholarship.

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Opp balances class, cadet life, athletics at The Citadel

Many college freshmen find the adjustment from high school a challenge. But Amber Opp wasn’t most college freshmen.

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The Citadel Symposium on Southern Politics to explore high-impact issues

Scholars from around the nation devoted to the politics of the American South will gather in Charleston March 1-2 for The Citadel Symposium on Southern Politics 2018. Hosted on campus by the Department of Political Science, this year’s symposium is the 40th anniversary of the first meeting held in 1978.

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Meet Terry Mays, Professor of Political Science

Terry Mays served 30 years on active duty and reserve duty for the United States Army. Learn more about Mays’ service and long family history of serving in the armed forces. The Citadel is proud to honor those who have served our country, including the veterans who are now members of our faculty and staff.

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Nikki Haley’s political stock still rising despite being passed over for secretary of state job

United Nation Ambassador Nikki Haley appears to have been passed over for the job long-rumored to be her next political step: secretary of state.

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15,000 miles in seven days: Learning in Qatar

A group of cadets will settle in at home for the summer after an exciting beginning that took them on a 15,000-mile round-trip journey halfway across the planet, led by the head of The Citadel Department of Political Science.

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