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Dear Campus Community:
I want to bring you up to date on recent events related to the nickname and logo. But first let me a take a moment to welcome everyone to the start of a new academic year. I can feel the energy, enthusiasm, and excitement in the air as many return to campus from [...]
We apologize for the long delay in communicating with you but I suspect the news media have been a source of some information. As you more than likely know, on March 11, HB 1263 passed the North Dakota Senate. The bill had been passed by the North Dakota House of Representatives on February 21. Following [...]
The University of North Dakota, working in conjunction with Licensing Resource Group, has developed a timeline for retiring the use of the Fighting Sioux nickname and logo on merchandise.
The April 9, 2010 letter from Chancellor Goetz to UND President Robert O. Kelley is available.
You can view a video of this statement here. The forum will be rebroadcast at 8 p.m. today (Friday, April 9) on UND Cable Channel 3 in Grand Forks.
Today, we come together to begin the process of transition. The State Board of Higher Education’s decision to retire the Fighting Sioux nickname and logo launches this initiative…and [...]