The university fired Jonathan Waters in 2014 for allegedly ignoring a 'sexualized culture' that discriminated against female band members.
WikiLeaks said last week that the WikiLeaks founder would agree to be extradited to the U.S. if Manning was granted clemency.
The U.S. Supreme Court denied Gray's lawyers appeal for a delay based on Virginia's use of the controversial lethal injection drug midazolam.
Police said Marcus Patmon wanted to meet with Eric Holder — who isn't the attorney general — to ask for a pardon before Donald Trump is inaugurated.
George H.W. Bush and his wife Barbara were hospitalized Wednesday after the former president underwent a procedure to address a respiratory problem. The former first lady was admitted for a separate health issue, the couple's spokesman said Wednesday.