College lectured students on racism because old guy wandered on campus

We noted a couple weeks ago that Connecticut College canceled classes for a day and made everyone attend a “campuswide conversation on racism, equity and inclusion.”

There were a couple reasons for that – a Jewish professor said something mean about Hamas on Facebook (he’s on leave now, so justice prevailed), and someone scrawled a racial slur in the bathroom, which the school said was the last straw…

WTNH reports:

“There’s a suspicious person that was on the campus on the 24th who made some derogatory comments to one of the employees on campus,” said Peter Reichard, New London’s Acting Police Chief.

Harassing voicemails were also left for staff.

New London police and campus security are keeping an eye out for the suspect, described as a white man in his 50’s. He is either bald or has short cropped hair, and was wearing sweatpants and flip flops, carrying his shoes. He was seen walking a black Labrador Retriever with a red harness.

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