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“What’s In A Name?”

By Riley Woodward, Assistant Editor

March 12, 2019

Filed under Rebel Voices, Showcase, Top Stories

Despite the enormous cost of changing a school's name and/or a school's mascot in a district that is scraping to balance a huge budget deficit, name changing strips the identities of these schools and robs the alumni and current students of their identities, their lineage and their traditions. Essentially, it changes the history and changes the future of these schools. So, what's really in a name? Let's...

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