N.D. higher education board retires Fighting Sioux nickname and logo
Published 04/09/2010, Grand Forks Herald
After years of heated debate, UND will replace its nickname and logo MAYVILLE, N.D. - In the end, the decision came with a shrug and a sigh. The University of North Dakota’s Fighting Sioux nickname and logo, cherished symbols of athletic teams for nearly 80 years, must be consigned to history, the State Board of Higher Education ruled here Thursday.Word count: 1290
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