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Winthrop students in Rock Hill feel sadness, rage over shootings

After marching to Tillman Hall in the September 2016 file video, Winthrop University students in Rock Hill said they are sad, fearful and "full of rage" over recent police shootings of black men, and said they want the current climate of police brutality to change. The students chanted "black lives matter" and "no justice, no peace." During tearful discussions, a man challenged the students and said they need to protest in Charlotte, stating "all lives matter, not just black lives."

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Winthrop president talks about ‘great work we are doing’

Winthrop University President Dan Mahony chose a “different approach” to kick off the school year on Monday with faculty and staff. Mahony, who became president in July 2015, said he will deliver a formal “state of the university” address next month, when he plans to discuss the university’s strategic goals for 2025.

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Winthrop students in Rock Hill feel sadness, rage over shootings

After marching to Tillman Hall in the September 2016 file video, Winthrop University students in Rock Hill said they are sad, fearful and "full of rage" over recent police shootings of black men, and said they want the current climate of police brutality to change. The students chanted "black lives matter" and "no justice, no peace." During tearful discussions, a man challenged the students and said they need to protest in Charlotte, stating "all lives matter, not just black lives."
Winthrop students in Rock Hill feel sadness, rage over shootings 4:00

Winthrop students in Rock Hill feel sadness, rage over shootings

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Winthrop University Blue Line kicks off academic year

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Winthrop's new FitDesks let students mix study and exercise

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Former Winthrop student celebrates new chance at life