TCU Student Suspended for Offensive Tweets

July 29, 2015

By Ben Russell at NBC

A Texas Christian University student has been hit with serious academic penalties because of offensive comments he made online over the last academic year.

TCU informed Harry Vincent, 19, earlier this month that it has upheld his suspension, which restricts the rising sophomore's activity on campus to attending class – and that's about it.

"I do feel that I've been unfairly punished," Vincent told NBCDFW by phone Wednesday from his home in Maryland.

TCU sent Vincent a letter in late April, informing the then-freshman that he had been accused of violating two Student Code of Conduct provisions, specifically "infliction of bodily or emotional harm" and "disorderly conduct...

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