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The real history of WKU’s statues

Behind every great art piece is a story.  Almost everywhere you go on campus, there are sculptures that dot the scenery and take on some pretty weird shapes. Fr...

Welcome to Planet Western

On top of the famed College Heights Hill deep within the suburban sprawl of Bowling Green, Kentucky, creatures of a diverse variety stir, hungry for survival. F...

How to be a good formal date

Formal season (or "szn," as the cool kids call it) is in full swing, and for eligible bachelorettes, it can be tough to find a good date to your sorority’s Four...

How to avoid the flu

With college students living in cramped and often dirty dorm rooms, flu season can be highly pervasive on school campuses, said Victoria Peters, a Health Educat...

The grief list

Ken Eubanks, Jim Catlett, Alex Harkins, Alexis Swift, Chris Bigbee and now, Connor Sheehan. That is my short but painful list of deceased friends. Some frien...

Herald Blackout Poems Return

The following images are poems made by minimalism. Blackout poetry is based on addition by subtraction. The artist, staff writer David Hormell, used issues of t...