The student used the word-word N in his messages to Elisabeth Philippe, a classmate of Bridgewater State University.

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<p class = "canvas-atom web-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "A student who would have sent a message racist tinder message to a classmate calling him "monkey" and the police and the university are investigating the word-word. "data-reactid =" 31 "> A student who would have sent a racist tinder message to a classmate calling him "monkey" and the police and university investigate the word N.

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = ""He sent me a message at random and he told me the word" N "", Elisabeth Philippe, 19, a student at Bridgewater State University in Massachusetts, said WHDH. "He did everything possible to send me a message. Like, slip on me and say that. I asked him if he was joking and that's when he beat me."data-reactid =" 32 ">" He sent me a message at random and he told me the word "N" ", Elisabeth Philippe, 19, a student at Bridgewater State University in Massachusetts, said WHDH. "He did everything possible to send me a message. Like, slip on me and say that. I asked him if he was joking and that's when he beat me.

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "Christmas Eve, Elisabeth's sister Myjorie Philippe tweeted a Frankie Walsh Jr., a student from Bridgewater State University named "Screen Capture Tinder's Message."Racism is alive and well people, "she tweeted. Frankie Walsh Jr. sent my sister a message of sickness on tinder. State of the bridge U, Is this the kind of people you accept in your school? ""data-reactid =" 33 "> On Christmas Eve, Myjorie Philippe, Elisabeth's sister, tweeted a screenshot of the Tinder message, allegedly taken by Frankie Walsh Jr., a student Bridgewater State University "Racism is alive and well people, "she tweeted. Frankie Walsh Jr. sent my sister a message of sickness on tinder. Bridge State U, is this the kind of people you accept in your school?

"Listen, bitch a monkey ** [N-word], "Said the message." "Go back to Africa where you belong." I do not like your gender. "I'm sorry, we stole you ppl in the first place." I wish we'd never done it. , SMFH, your monkeys have made the land and my country much worse than they are already.

Elisabeth Philippe, a student at Bridgewater State University, received the racist message Tinder from another student. Now the police and the university are investigating. (Image: WHDH)

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A spokesperson for Bridgewater State University told Yahoo Lifestyle in an email: "Bridgewater State University has initiated both student behavior and BSU Police Department investigations of racist comments published by the University. 39, one of our students on a private site as soon as the university was informed of these comments. December 24, 2018. Bridgewater State University contacted the person who informed us of these comments and with the BSU student who published them.

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = ""Bridgewater State University has no tolerance for hate. The comments are obnoxious and violate the official declaration of values Bridgewater State University, as adopted by our Board of Directors and signed by hundreds of employees and students. In this statement, BSU reaffirms "its own values ​​of diversity, inclusion and equality" and rejects "all forms of prejudice, discrimination, xenophobia and violence"."data-reactid =" 56 ">" At Bridgewater State University, hate is not tolerated. The comments are obnoxious and violate the official declaration of values Bridgewater State University, as adopted by our Board of Directors and signed by hundreds of employees and students. In this statement, BSU reaffirms "its own values ​​of diversity, inclusivity and equality" and rejects "all forms of prejudice, discrimination, xenophobia and violence".

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "Eva Gaffney, a Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, told Yahoo Lifestyle, "Because student conduct is part of their academic record, which is FERPA [t[t[t[tAct on Educational Rights and Family Privacy] Eva Gaffney, vice president and chief marketing officer of the company, told Yahoo Lifestyle, "Because student leadership is part of their academic record, which is FERPA [t he Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act] protected, we can not disclose information about this investigation. "

<p class = "canvas-canvas-text canvas Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "Myjorie tweeted the Twitter profile of the student presumed (who can not find by Yahoo Lifestyle) stating that he works as a deliveryman Cravings Cafe in Kingston. A restaurant representative told Yahoo Lifestyle that Walsh had resigned from his position. "Data-reactid =" 60 "> Myjorie tweeted the alleged student's Twitter profile (which Yahoo Lifestyle did not find), indicating that he was working as a delivery person Cravings Cafe in Kingston. A restaurant representative told Yahoo Lifestyle that Walsh had resigned from his position.

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = ""I did not know how many people felt the same way and how disgusted they were with his actions," Myjorie told WHDH. "There is freedom of expression and you can say what you want, but you can expect no consequences for your actions. You should wait there."data-reactid =" 61 ">" I did not know how many people felt the same and how disgusted they were with his actions, "Myjorie told WHDH. There is freedom of expression and you can say what you want, but you can expect no consequences for your actions. You must expect it. "

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "David Tillinghast, chief of the police at the University of Bridgewater Police Department, tells Yahoo Lifestyle, " I can confirm that the investigation into this incident is ongoing. As the investigation continues, we do not publish more details yet. ""data-reactid =" 62 "> David Tillinghast, Chief of Police at the University of Bridgewater Police Department, says to Yahoo Lifestyle, "I can confirm that the investigation into this incident is ongoing. As the investigation continues, we do not publish more details yet. "

Myjorie and a Tinder spokesperson did not respond to Yahoo Lifestyle's requests for comment. Yahoo Lifestyle could not reach Elisabeth for comment.

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = ""What made you think of me, just because I'm African-American?" Elisabeth asked Walsh in an interview with WCVB. "Why did you do your best to hit me and then send me this message?""data-reactid =" 64 ">" What made you think that of me, just because I am African-American? asked Elisabeth Walsh in an interview with WCVB. "Why did you do your best to hit me and then send me this message?"

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