Students are assessed after taking one of the following types of examinations: September 1st — January 31st classes typically end in December Spring semester: From the early s in Ku Long Play term dating, white supremacy gradually reasserted its hold on the South as support for Reconstruction waned; by the end ofthe entire South was under Democratic control once again. The cases of Klan-related violence became more isolated in the decades to come, though fragmented groups became aligned with neo-Nazi or other right-wing extremist organizations from the s onward. He is the only player at KU to have his jersey retired both in football and basketball. Among the most notorious zones of Klan activity was South Carolinawhere in January masked men attacked the Union county jail and lynched eight black prisoners. Also played baseball.