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Take 5: Darwin Dahl

Chemistry professor Darwin Dahl spent part of his time as an undergraduate at Colorado State University in the wrestling ring where he earned the nickname “Hulk...

Hilltoppers on… Cage The Elephant

Cage the Elephant took the stage at 4:30 p.m. on Sept. 8 for a free performance before WKU’s first home football game of the season. The Talisman’s Lauren B...

Sights and faces of Fight Night 2018

Last Friday and Saturday, Sigma Chi fraternity hosted its annual philanthropy event, Fight Night, at the Sloan Convention Center. A thousand people attended the...

A love letter to FAC

WKU likes to emphasize it's neocolonial brick architecture, where occupants of buildings like McLean and Gary Ransdell halls can live out fantasies of a sanitiz...

WKU introduces LGBT-friendly dorms

When Colby Wicker, a Fort Knox sophomore, came out to his mother as transgender last August, she kicked him out of her house and cut him off financially. The fa...

Take Five: Margaret Crowder

Welcome to “Take Five,” a column where we sit down with WKU faculty and staff members to learn about five things they love. WKU geology instructor Margar...

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...

Take Five: Nikolai Endres

Welcome to “Take Five,” a column where we sit down with WKU faculty and staff members to learn about five things they love. Nikolai Endres, a professor o...