Some people may have thought so, but there wasn't that guarantee.
The kids coming in today have little to no recollection of it. That's ancient history to them.
If you're a researcher at another institution, and you see that we're doing the same quantity of work and the same caliber of work as researchers at these other institutions, you're going to think of the University of Florida differently.
All the local police agencies will have their plans in place. They'll have a presence there just to be there and make sure everybody does what we expect them to anyway behave themselves and celebrate the right way without any problems.
We have had talks with the city of Jacksonville. We did pretty soon after the incident happened. It's all under discussion right now. A lot of things are on the table.
Bo Diddley won't be in the parade this year. As far as the president goes, the president happens to be a Bo Diddley fan. But this a student production, and if this is the students' decision, then he supports it.
We are the trustee. We will do our very best to carry out our responsibilities. We'll have to see how everything works out in court.
We're not going to be canceling classes. If a student wants to work out something with their instructor, that's entirely up to him and that's fine.
It clarified the situation. We have said all along that we have the authority. The ball is sort of in their court now.