Sophomore Dianne Techwei said audience members were applauding false ideas.

“He said it is in black people’s nature to be angry. I am not an angry person,” Techwei said, according to the Targum. “It was revealing to see people who already had these thoughts. He was just there to confirm it.”

Representatives from the school’s police department attended the post-lecture gathering and said students who feel threatened can contact them if need be.