Student Says TCU Lifts Suspension for Social Media Comments

August 6, 2015

By Deanna Boyd at Star Telegram

The suspension against a TCU student who made what some deemed offensive remarks on social media has been lifted, the student said Thursday.

Harry Vincent, 19, said Chancellor Victor Boschini called him Wednesday afternoon to say he had reviewed Vincent’s case and felt the discipline was too harsh.

Vincent, however, said he still must do 60 hours of community service and attend a diversity course. He will be on probation for a year rather than until he graduates.

“Overall, I’m obviously happy that they took some action to right a big wrong,” Vincent said. “However, I do wish they would have realized that no punishment is deserved for speaking my mind. Overall, I’m not suspended anymore, so I’ll take whatever I can get at the end of the day...

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