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      UPDATE: Sweet Briar Student Who Wrote Racist Labels Comes Forward

      Amherst Co., VA - Sweet Briar College's interim president says they know the identity of the student who put racist labels on the doors and water coolers of a residence hall.The student confessed anonymously but chose to come forward and meet with administrators Monday night.The interim president sent out an email on behalf of the student where she apologizes for her actionsShe explains that her point was to show words can still have an extreme impact.The college did not say what disciplinary actions they plan to take.

      ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Sweet Briar College's interim president says a student has confessed anonymously to putting racist labels on the doors and water coolers of a residence hall.According to administrators, a student resident advisor discovered the labels that read 'Whites Only' and 'Colored' Thursday morning.Interim President James Jones says he received an anonymous email Friday night, entitled 'With Great Remorse.'In the letter the student apologizes for her actions.She also explains that quote, "her mission was to show others that words can still have an extreme impact."Jones says he has replied, encouraging the student to present herself to the college's administration.

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