Jess Brandt

Bingocize: A social glue

In 2011, Jason Crandall was an exercise science professor at Kentucky Wesleyan College in Owensboro. Crandall, looking to enrich his students’ education, chall...

From the magazine: Cut short

COVID-19 halted the lives of people around the world in March 2020. Classes moved online. Students were sent home. Commencement was postponed. Take a look at ho...

Community Creators: Steffen Bolz

There are many distinguishing factors that make Steffen Bolz stand out from the typical WKU student.  At 29, he is on the older side of the average college s...

How to conquer gym anxiety

Editor’s note: A previous version of this story originally said there are 10 tips in the article, not nine, while there are nine tips. The Talisman regrets the ...