OT: OSU band alumni association challenging dismissal of marching band director

OT: OSU band alumni association challenging dismissal of marching band director

Submitted by Don on August 4th, 2014 at 11:02 AM

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The new president of Ohio State University and supporters of the school's storied marching band are clashing over the unexpected firing of a band director with deep roots in the organization...

The band's powerful and well-funded alumni association challenges the findings against Waters...

The alumni group has launched its own review and enlisted some of its most iconic figures to try to get Waters reinstated.

They asked football great Archie Griffin, who leads the university's overall alumni association, to help them get a meeting with Drake but Griffin says he supports the university president's actions."

http://www.greenevillesun.com/news/ap_national_news/article_aea28187-3f…