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Opinion
Editorial: UND's 'Fighting Sioux' report not truthful


"UND improperly waved off important anti-nickname news and views in its report to the NCAA.

The NCAA asked UND a serious question about the university's Fighting Sioux nickname. It deserved a serious answer.

Instead, it got boilerplate - a report that skims the surface of the nickname issue, failing to acknowledge, for example, the facts that some faculty and students boycott UND sporting events, the nickname hurts relations with some other universities and the issue could affect UND's membership in the NCAA itself."

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OUR OPINION : Process hurt report's credibility (The Grand Forks Herald 5/6)

Relevant Links:
University of North Dakota - http://www.und.edu

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