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The brothel of Bowling Green

On 627 Clay Street from 1937 until the late 60s, there stood a house just like any other. It had white columns in front of the doors with a chimney ascending fr...

Backwards and in roller skates

On any given Sunday, you can find the women of Vette City Roller Derby running drills while pop hits like “1, 2 Step” by Ciara blare over the speakers at Aviati...

How to vote

No matter where you stand in this turbulent political climate, we at the Talisman want to make sure you know how to voice your opinion. While the next primar...

It’s all Greek to me

So, your roommate just joined a sorority, and you officially have no idea what she's talking about. Last week, everything was perfectly normal, but now, she's t...

Navigating sorority recruitment

So, you just arrived at WKU and hardly know your way around campus. If you're going through sorority recruitment, you might also be wondering how you're suppose...

From the magazine: New heights

This story was originally published in early May in “Well-being,” the second issue of the Talisman magazine. After a typical long day of trekking trails, wadin...

Campus tour survival guide

It’s that time of year again. The TOP events have begun, and the campus tours are becoming more frequent. This isn’t easy for anyone, but we’ve compiled a survi...