Graduate supports Winthrop president at board meeting

Published at 2:04 p.m. on June 26, 2014 | Modified at 2:05 p.m. on June 26, 2014

Before Winthrop University trustees voted to fire the school's tenth president Jamie Comstock Williamson, Mary Beth Hughes -- a Winthrop graduate -- urged the board to reinstate Williamson. Later, she spoke with reporters while trustees discussed whether to fire Williamson.

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