|Signs designate the entrance to the Whitman College campus in Walla Walla, Wash.|
Whitman, a private, liberal arts school, has dumped its long-time mascot.
Whitman teams will no longer be called the Missionaries, which was a reference Marcus and Narcissa Whitman,
missionaries who came to the Walla Walla Valley in 1836 and were massacred a decade later.
(Tom Skeen/Walla Walla Union-Bulletin via AP, Thursday, April 21, 2016) MANDATORY CREDIT