The board of trustees selected Gen. Robert Caslen as the 29th president of the University of South Carolina.
A rally against the board of trustees meeting this Friday was held Wednesday afternoon, calling for the meeting and president vote on Gen. Robert Caslen to be cancelled.
A Richland County judge has placed a temporary injunction that will prevent the Board of Trustees from voting this Friday on Gen. Robert L. Caslen as the next USC president. Simultaneous meetings were held prior to the injunction, both calling for the board to cancel the vote ahead of time.
Student Government held a forum Wednesday night to address Gov. McMaster's forced presidential vote this Friday. Students and faculty started an online petition against the controversial move and alumni have also shown disapproval in an open letter sent to the Board of Trustees.
After Gov. Henry McMaster's interference, the Board of Trustees is reconsidering Caslen for university president.
These two former USC students took an alternative path after school and began their journey through priesthood.
Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders visited Clinton College in Rock Hill, SC on Sunday afternoon to discuss his policies and rally supporters during a weekend of campaigning in South Carolina.
The presidential candidates attempt to sway voters at the 2019 South Carolina Democratic Convention.