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27 reasons to apply for the Talisman

The priority deadline to apply for a staff position at our beautiful Talisman magazine and website is tomorrow, May 4. We offer paid positions in magazine writi...

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...

Claiming my space

Being a plus-sized black girl is not easy. It never has been, and I’m not sure if it ever will be. I grew up being teased constantly for every part of who I was...

27 hours for 27 million

This week, a group of WKU students stood in Centennial Mall for 27 hours straight in an effort to raise awareness against human slavery. In a sense, slavery sti...

My FUSE grant experience

Sure, we go to class. We gain educational values and knowledge that we didn't have before. Then, there is all the partying and making life-long friendships. But...