- Associated Press - Monday, November 16, 2015

STORRS, Conn. (AP) - The president of the University of Connecticut is urging students, faculty and staff to join a demonstration against discrimination and intolerance.

The event planned for Monday afternoon was organized by students after one student had a hurtful message written outside his dorm room.

UConn President Susan Herbst said the message was directed at the student because he is Muslim and there is no place for bigotry on campus. In the message found the day after terror attacks killed more than 120 people in France somebody wrote “killed Paris” beneath the student’s nametag.

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