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1979 Talisman yearbook pp. 196-end, includes athletics, organizations, classes and index.

  • Potter College
  • College of Business & Public Affairs
  • Graduate College
  • Sports
  • Judd, Alan & Margaret Shirley. Brawn vs. Brains
  • White, Don. A Runner Took Flight – Track & Field
  • White, Don. The Winningest Losing Season Ever – Football
  • White, Don. Robbed! – Basketball
  • White, Don. The Three Ds – Basketball
  • Taylor, Beth. Nothing to Brag About – Basketball
  • Taylor, Beth. Nine Days’ Notice – Eileen Canty
  • Salato, Nancy & Margaret Shirley. New Faces & a New Home – Cheerleaders
  • Taylor, Beth. A Season So Bad It Hurt – Gymnastics
  • Wood, Rick. Almost Perfect – Swimming
  • Stewart, Kevin. A Shot in the Arm – Riflery
  • Wood, Rick. On the Right Track
  • Younkin, Linda. Ups & Downs – Track & Field
  • Taylor, Beth & Tommy George. Teamwork – Tennis
  • Taylor, Beth. Still in the Rough – Golf
  • Stewart, Kevin. No Luck at All – Baseball
  • Shirley, Margaret. A Sport for All Seasons – Intramurals
  • Organizations
  • Getting Organized – Skydiving, Soccer, Women’s Volleyball, Sailing, Frisbee, Karate, Western Horsemen’s Association, Block & Bridle, WKU Fencers, Table Tennis, Women’s Swim Club, Recreation Majors Club, Amazing Tones of Joy, Student Music Educators National Conference, Phi Mu Alpha, Delta Omicron, Tuba Ensemble
  • Phillips, Laura & Margaret Shirley. A Concerted Effort – Marching Band
  • Getting Organized – Sociology Club, Association of Student Social Workers, Student Council for Exceptional Children, Student National Education Association, Sigma Delta Chi, Public Relations Student Society of America, Ad Club, Broadcasting Association
  • Kerrick, Sara. Behind the Byline – College Heights Herald
  • Behind the Book – Talisman
  • Getting Organized – Home Economics Association, Phi Upsilon Omicron, American Society of Interior Designers, Western Players, Alpha Psi Omega, Kappa Pi, Ragland Library Club, Graduate Library Sciences Student Association, Maranatha, Speculative Fiction Society, International Students, Pershing Rifles, Scabbard & Blade, Special Forces, Rebelettes
  • Beshear, Tom & Catherine Hancock. Making News About Entertainment – Student Government Association
  • Getting Organized – Pi Sigma Alpha, Phi Eta Sigma, Pi Mu Epsilon, Gamma Sigma Sigma, Omicron Delta Kappa, Alpha Phi Omega, Sigma Tau Delta, Phi Alpha Theta, Sigma Delta Pi, Pi Delta Phi, Circle K, College Republicans, United Black Students, NAACP, Pre-Law Club, Young Democrats, Interhall Council, Pi Omega Pi, Marketing Club, Phi Beta Lambda, Delta Sigma Pi, National Collegiate Association of Secretaries, Accounting Club, Distributive Education Clubs of America, Chemistry Club, Gamma Theta Upsilon, Society of Physics Students, Tri-Beta, Geology Club, American Society of Mechanical Engineering, Association for Computing Machinery, Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers, Industrial Education & Technology Club, Eta Sigma Gamma, Kentucky Public Health Association, Alpha Epsilon Delta, American Dental Hygienists Association, Kentucky Association of Nursing Students, Psi Chi
  • Lyons, Mark. Rugby
  • Stinnett, Roger. Rushed In & Partied Out
  • Benson, Stevie. It’s a Dog’s Life – Omega Psi Phi
  • Lam, Kathy. Here to Stay – Sigma Gamma Rho
  • Lam, Kathy. A Fun-filled Fall
  • Lam, Kathy. Greek Week
  • Sister to Sister: From Alpha Delta Pi to Zeta Phi Beta, Sororities Foster Togetherness
  • Brother to Brother: Fraternities Reach Out to each Other & Others
  • Image Breaking
  • Classes & Index
  • Seniors – Class of 1979
  • Pond, Neil. Like Father, Unlike Son – Ernest Tubb Jr.
  • Stevens, Vickie. Newsmakers – Edna Duggins & Jenny Searcy
  • Juniors – Class of 1980
  • Sophomores – Class of 1981
  • Watkins, Linda. Animal Houses
  • Freshmen – Class of 1982
  • Holman, Connie. Mom’s Home Cooking – Ann Kelly, Alpha Gamma Rho
  • Stines, Steven. A Model Student – Sunni Seiff
  • Pond, Neil. Double Image – Sheila Radford, Sharon Radford, Twins
  • Index


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