- More than 200 people gathered at the Little Chapel for the half-hour ceremony.
- The gathering was held to show unity with Charleston after last week’s church shooting where nine people were killed.
- It was part of “Blue and White Friday,” a grassroots effort created on Facebook to bring people together and share South Carolina pride.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Holds Blue and White Friday in Support of Charleston Victims, State" (2015). Winthrop News 2015. 125.