As spring break draws to a close, The Citadel campus is gearing up for a busy April - the last full month of the 2002-2003 academic year.
He is currently a vice president with The Boeing Company. The program will last one hour beginning at 6:45 p.m. in Jenkins Hall Auditorium. It is free and open to the public.
Pickering's visit comes at the invitation of former British Ambassador Phil Lader, who serves as the John C. West Professor of Government and International Relations at The Citadel.
6:30 p.m. in Bond Hall Room 165 Preston Price, a retired Army lieutenant
colonel and 1943 Citadel graduate, will speak during The Daniel Library
Friends lecture series. Price will recall the life of cadets between 1941
and 1943, as they prepared to go to war, and will recount his own combat
experiences with the U.S. Army's 1st Infantry Division ("The Big
Red One") in Europe. Price also will sign copies of his new book,
The Last Kilometer: Marching to Victory in Europe with the Big Red
One, 1944-1945. This event is open to the public. Free.