Sioux nickname panel lacks high-level representatives
Published 01/15/2009, Grand Forks Herald
Board gives no indication of speeding up resolution timetable
The committee working to retain UND's Fighting Sioux nickname will not contain any representation from the governor's office or the congressional delegation. University system Chancellor William Goetz gave the State Board of Higher Education the names of those that have agreed to serve today. He said he's still trying to get representation from the namesake tribes.