Cadet Kyle Weston Mellinger from Pasadena, MD has earned one of The Citadel’s top honors - a Gold Star for outstanding academic achievement.
The Citadel’s Gold Star is presented to students who achieve a 3.7 grade point average or higher during one semester. Mellinger will also be named to the Dean’s List, a recognition given to cadets and active military students who earn a 3.2 GPA or higher with no grades below a C for the semester.
Mellinger is studying physical education at The Citadel, and while he is from Pasadena, he attended in Annapolis MD.
Mellinger will be recognized for his achievements during The Citadel’s military dress parade at 3:45 p.m. on Jan. 27.