UND Team Nicknames Narrowed Down To 3The University of North Dakota is trying to come up with a new nickname for its athletic teams. It's gone without one since getting rid of the nickname, "the Fighting Sioux."
Vote On University Of North Dakota Nickname To Be Held This WeekPeople with ties to the University of North Dakota are voting this week on a new school nickname. Online voting is Monday through midnight Friday. Those eligible are UND students, faculty and staff; school alumni and retirees; donors; and athletic event season ticket holders.
ND Supreme Court To Hear Fighting Sioux Case North Dakota's Supreme Court prepared to hear arguments Thursday on whether to stop a statewide vote that would determine if the University of North Dakota's sports teams should be forced to use the Fighting Sioux nickname and an American Indian logo.
UND Says Cost Of Retiring Fighting Sioux: $750,000It will cost the University of North Dakota about $750,000 to retire the Fighting Sioux nickname and logo, President Robert Kelley says.
ND College Drawing Up Details To Dump Sioux LogoUniversity of North Dakota officials say they are working out details to resume retirement of the school's Fighting Sioux nickname, but haven't mapped out plans for a new moniker.
Lawmakers Pass Bill To Keep UND's "Fighting Sioux" NameThe North Dakota House has approved a bill that would force the University of North Dakota to keep the "Fighting Sioux" nickname.