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

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

Controversial vote is component of wider have trouble with battle, equity problems

Whenever Tricia Zunker had been elected to your Wausau college board, she was wanted by her region to are more associated with the Wisconsin Association of School Boards (WASB). As her district’s board president, she pored within the policy jobs regarding the state company and unearthed that it would not oppose the employment of 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 agreed.

The Wausau board wrote up a resolution requiring college districts to retire indigenous United states mascots. Continue reading “At yearly meeting, college panels reject retiring Native United states mascots”