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UW investigates disruption of campus Native American event

 


MADISON (WKOW) -- UW-Madison officials are investigating the disruption of a campus, Native American ceremony, with unidentified hecklers using mock war cries to drown out a tribal elder's solemn singing.

Officials say the interruption of a community healing circle at a fire pit outside DeJope residence hall with approximately fifty people participating happened Wednesday.

American Indian Campus and Community Liaison Nichole Boyd says people from a dormitory window began drowning out the ceremony with their mockery.

http://www.wkow.com/story/31450989/2016/03/11/uw-investigates-disruption-of-campus-native-american-event

 

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