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'Old Main' bell to toll 21 times Wednesday in memory

Tuesday, December 14, 2004

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Statement from Wofford College President Benjamin B. Dunlap:

"Wofford College has suffered a common loss in the death of a recent graduate, 1st Lt. Andrew Shields, who was killed in Iraq last week.

"Tomorrow, Wednesday, Dec. 15, at noon, we will toll the bell of Old Main 21 times in memory of our student and friend. If you are on or near campus, when you hear the bell, please think of him. If you are not in the area, please take time at noon to think of Andrew."