CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - McConnell says his confidence hasn't been affected by the rally. He was on campus while the protesting was going on, meeting with students and administration.
A crowd of protesters gathered for a "Student Resistance Rally"at the College of Charleston Cistern Yard. According to a release, over 300 students were expected to be on hand to conduct an ultimatum speech calling for"Glenn McConnell to be withdrawn as President-Elect for the College of Charleston."
Greg Padgett, chairman of the college's Board of Trustees, issued a statement Monday afternoon following the rally.