CHARLESTON - Cameron Gilbert of Manning graduated May 9 from The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina.
Gilbert received a BSCE in Civil Engineering. Members of The Citadel Class of 2015 were recognized for excellence in leadership, service and academics. The South Carolina Corps of Cadets celebrated the graduation of 430 seniors from 39 states and countries. Of those cadets, 148 were commissioned as officers. Veteran students were also among the graduates. Top areas of study for the class included business administration, engineering, political science and criminal justice.
The Citadel Class of 2015 included among its 402 cadets six active duty students, 22 veterans and 31 legacies, or cadets with alumni parents or grandparents.