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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Regular features:

  • Hilltopics
  • Religious News
  • Looking Backward
  • Alumni News
  • Society – Weddings – Engagements
  • Sports Slants
  • Social Activities Calendar

Articles in this Issue:

  • Enrollment May Set National Mark
  • Construction Underway on Washeteria
  • Chapel Assembly Welcomes Freshmen & New Faculty
  • Board of Regents Name New Science Building for President Kelly Thompson
  • TV Offered by Western . . . for College Credit
  • New Department Opens Two New Fields of Study – Business & Government
  • Western’s Efficient Landscape Lady, Mrs. Virginia Garrett Dies
  • Yes, Trad School is Filled to Capacity Also – Western Area Vocational School
  • Western Players Launch 15th Consecutive Season
  • Western Grill Saves Energy . . . But . . . – West Hall
  • Tour of Europe Includes Visit to Historical Points – Sibyl Stonecipher
  • Year of Advancement
  • Black & White Photos Exhibited in Cherry Hall
  • Wardle, Sidney. I’m Just a Freshman
  • Kentucky Music Educators Association Publishes James Godfrey Article in Summer Issue
  • Dr. D.K. Wilgus Conducts Classes in Indiana
  • Western Receives Gift of $25,000 to Begin Rodes-Helm Lecture Series
  • Miss Elizabeth Combs Confined to Hospital from Fall
  • Western Welcome Presented to Our New Faculty Members
  • Billy Miles Elected by Cherry Country Life Club
  • Record August Graduation Honors Park City Graduate – Alberta Logsdon
  • Young Republicans to Meet Tomorrow
  • Two Industrial Arts Instructors Attend State Meet
  • Three Cadets Receive Honors at ROTC Camp
  • Kenny Vettier Selected to Represent Company
  • Student National Education Association Begins New Year with Drive for New Members
  • Faculty House Alice with Hum & Buzz – Cedar House
  • Western’s Dorms Hosted by Four New Directors
  • Paul Hatcher Attends Camp
  • 6 Story Dorm to Be Ready Next Fall – McCormack Hall
  • College High Pupils Begin 8 Hour Day
  • Unbeaten, Untied Toppers Trample East Tennessee Buccaneers 32-14
  • Jack Poynter, Winton Boone to Captain 1961 Topper Gridders – Football
  • Frank Griffin Plans All Inclusive Program of Intramurals
  • Larry Doughty Appointed to City Coaching Spot
  • Academic-Athletic Building Construction Set for November
  • Hilltoppers Massacre Indians from Southeast Missouri State University to Tune of 13-0
  • Dr. Earl Moore Speaks at Commencement
  • 1961 Western Kentucky Football Roster
  • Fourteen College High Sophomores Score in Tests
  • Faculty Wives Club Pay Tribute to Mrs. Virginia Garrett
  • ROTC Enrollment Almost Doubled for This Term


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