- Winthrop University has joined Mayor Doug Echols of Rock Hill who convened concerned community leaders from York County to help coordinate a concentrated effort on behalf of the countless victims of this disaster.
- The Winthrop Literary Society and the English Department are sponsoring a poetry and fiction reading at 8 p.m. on Sept. 8 in Barnes Recital Hall to raise money for the victims of Hurricane Katrina.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Begins Katrina Emergency Relief Response" (2005). Winthrop News 2005. 213.