Rock Hill woman paved the way for desegregation at Winthrop University

Out of her 10 friends, Dr. Cynthia Roddey was the only one accepted to Winthrop. This made her the first black student at the school since it opened in 1886.
Published: 6:24 AM EST February 4, 2020
Updated: 6:23 AM EST February 4, 2020