Eradicate originally planned the walkout before actions taken yesterday to affirm the University’s commitment to protecting undocumented students.
Joe Woll kept the Eagles in their game against the Huskies for 59 minutes, despite eight penalties. Then Michael Kim won it.
Leahy’s action follows the release of a petition on Monday that called on Boston College to declare itself a sanctuary for immigrants.
“We believe in the power of constructive political dialogue and the imperative to organize and act in strategic, collective ways, but we refuse to engage in dialogue or action that sanctions hate speech or bigotry in any form.”
Boston College struggled to generate offensive pressure against Minnesota. It got worse when the Eagles lost Ryan Fitzgerald.
All of the questions about making the postseason are over. The Eagles have notched their sixth win of the season.
BC men’s basketball did not impress in its first real test of the season, getting blown out, 72-54, by Kansas State at the Barclays Center.
JD Dudek notched his first career hat trick as the Eagles trounced the Huskies on the road, 5-2.