An Open Letter to The Corps

It is time to organize a SUMMIT where cadet leaders of our Corps and members of the Commandant’s Office can meet to resolve matters which have been the cause of escalating tensions. The greatest of all issues recently has been the perception in the Corps that certain TACs have consistently set examples of poor leadership … Continue reading An Open Letter to The Corps

Something to Die For

Last Saturday a friend of mine asked me a question: “Would you be willing to die for your country even if it seemed completely pointless and nothing was accomplished?” I was taken aback at first, as he is currently enlisted in the South Carolina Army National Guard, and has an Army ROTC contract. For most … Continue reading Something to Die For

Coast Guard CO: Letter of Intent

To: The Citadel Corp of Cadets For over 175 years, The Citadel has created principled leaders who have led and made a difference for this country. Those who choose to join the Coast Guard program show a willingness to take on challenges more significant than themselves, as well as their willingness to support the United States … Continue reading Coast Guard CO: Letter of Intent