This claim was made again and again in some 120 comments that hit the Herald's Web site Thursday in connection with a nickname story (“Group rescinds support,” Page 1A). But it's one of those untruths that is so flagrant, it makes all other arguments from nickname supporters seem false.
I repeat, all students who have financial need get this financial aid package, regardless of their ethnic background. The grant and loan amounts vary among students depending in part on their level of need.
UND "honors" a fictional Indian of the past:
UND students show what they think of real Indians today (my interpretation):