- Gary Simrill, a Rock Hill Republican who has represented District 46 since 1993, shared his thoughts with incoming freshmen at the academic year’s first ceremony on Aug. 25.
- Faculty, staff and more than 1,000 freshmen participated in Convocation.
- Following Convocation, Acting President Debra Boyd and husband Warren led the traditional Blue Line to the community picnic on the front lawn.
Winthrop University, "Rep. Gary Simrill Encourages Freshmen to Impress Themselves During Convocation Address" (2014). Winthrop News 2014. 152.