At yearly seminar, college panels reject retiring Native United states mascots

At yearly seminar, college panels reject retiring Native United states mascots

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Whenever Tricia Zunker ended up being elected to your Wausau college board, she was wanted by her region to are more a part of the Wisconsin Association of School Boards (WASB). As her board that is district’s president she pored within the policy roles regarding the state company and found that it would not oppose the usage Indian nicknames and mascots. This was something she felt had to change as a member of a native tribe and chief justice for the Ho Chunk Supreme Court. Her college board consented.

The Wausau board published up an answer school that is requiring to retire indigenous American mascots. State money will be given to schools in order to make a change to a different mascot in addition to policy would allow for likenesses still of historic numbers for who a college or community could be called. Continue reading “At yearly seminar, college panels reject retiring Native United states mascots”