Local students honored for outstanding academic achievement at The Citadel

CHARLESTON, SC (02/06/2014)(readMedia)– The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, honored the following students with Gold Stars for outstanding academic achievement during the fall semester of the 2013-2014 academic year.

Gold Stars are awarded to students that achieve a 3.7 grade point average or higher. Students that achieve Gold Star recognition are also placed on The Citadel’s Dean’s List.

Cameron Sean Pollard of Gales Ferry, CT. Major: BA in Political Science . Home zip: 06335

Joshua James Tassone of Oakdale, CT. Major: BS in Civil Engineering . Home zip: 06370

The Citadel, founded in 1842, is a public, coeducational military college in Charleston, S.C., that offers a classic military education for men and women seeking a college experience that is meaningful, academically strong and is focused on educating and developing principled leaders. With the core values of honor, duty and respect, The Citadel prepares its graduates to be principled leaders for the military as well as the global workplace.