Fresno State students, staff, alumni and members of the community as a whole have had their say on Randa Jarrar after the university hosted two forums this week to discuss the response to the professor and her tweets about Barbara Bush.
A forum Wednesday morning was open only to campus members, and took a mostly respectful tone as speakers discussed what Fresno State could do differently in the future to avoid such a controversy.
But Thursday's forum at the Save Mart had some angrier speakers, boos and shouts of "Fire her" from the crowd. Approximately 250 people attended.
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One speaker had his mic cut after calling Fresno State president Joseph Castro a "pompous ass," while others specifically mentioned Jarrar's past comment calling farmers "stupid" as a reason they'd no longer support the university.
Still others voiced their support for Fresno State, including one who said that Fresno State would likely have lost millions of dollars in a wrongful termination suit had the university tried to fire Jarrar.