Monthly Archives: December, 2011
[The following was sent to members of the UND Campus Community on Dec. 6, 2011.]
Dear Campus Community:
I want to bring you up to date on recent events related to the nickname and logo. As you may know, the North Dakota Legislature met in Special Session in November and, among other issues, took action to rescind [...]
Why is UND transitioning away from the nickname and logo?
The University of North Dakota (UND) is transitioning away from the “Fighting Sioux” nickname and logo at the direction of the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education and to be in compliance with a settlement agreement with the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). On Aug. [...]