The musical "Bloody, Bloody Andrew Jackson," which links popularity of seventh president to his ordering mass killings of Native Americans, is called off after complaints from Native American students.
Officials of both Western Michigan and Central Michigan Universities are condemning a T-shirt created for fans of Western in advance of the weekend football game between the two institutions, WNEM News reported. The shirts show a Native American behind bars with the tag line “Caught a Chippewa bout a week ago." Central Michigan athletes are the Chippewas.
The Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity at the University of Arizona is facing possible expulsion after 15 of its members were accused of forcing their way into the off-campus house of members of the Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity, which is historically Jewish, and assaulting the students there, The Arizona Daily Star reported. Fifteen SAE members were reported involved and their national fraternity has suspended four of them.
U. of Tennessee angers many fans and alumni with plan to drop the "Lady Vols" logo, which supporters say is a sign of honor. But most colleges that once used such names for women's teams dropped them long ago.