• In this photo taken Thursday, April 21, 2016, signs designate the entrance to the Whitman College campus in Walla Walla, Wash. Whitman College, 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) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Whitman College decides to drop Missionary mascot

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Whitman College, a private, liberal arts school located in the rolling hills of Walla Walla, Washington, has dumped its long-time mascot.