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

  • Religious News
  • Musical Notes
  • Hilltopics
  • Social Activities Calendar
  • Book Marks
  • Kentucky Building
  • Looking Backward
  • Faculty Facts
  • Society
  • Alumni News
  • ROTC News

This issue contains articles:

  • $625,000 Awarded for Construction of New Men’s Residence Hall at Western Kentucky University – South Hall
  • Dean Finley Grise Will Speak at Commencement; Dr. Thomas Cowan, at Bacculaureate
  • 3,100 Students Attend High School Senior Day
  • Western Gets $5,950 Grant for Research
  • Western Players End Season With Madwoman of Chaillot
  • Western Hosts First National Education Association Educational Workshop
  • Mary Grise, Gary Roberts Will Head 1959-60 Herald Staff
  • Graduation Activities for Seniors are Listed
  • Educational Workshop
  • Seventy-Three Members at Iva Scott Banquet
  • 4000 Students Musicians Attend State Meet Here
  • Student National Education Association Officers are Installed at Final Meeting
  • Western Students Leaders in Youth Week Program
  • Betty Ruble Will Take Part in Summer Trainee Program
  • Choral Concert Set for Thursday, May 14
  • ROTC Students Receive Medals at Awards Day
  • Band Will Give Concert May 19
  • Western Grad Receives Marck Company Award – Karl Beyer
  • Western Student Performs Many Astonishing Feats – James Oliver
  • Western Grad is Sworn Into Bowling Green Bar Association – Jimmy Bryant
  • James Morris Speaks at Western Players Program
  • Three Names Added to Memorial Plaque in Student Center
  • Phyllis Robinson and Delane Simpson Reign at Talisman Ball
  • Large Number Attend Workshop Reception
  • 1959 Talisman Staff Release Their Product
  • Ornithological Fund Honors Dr. Gordon Wilson
  • Western Student Receives 9-Month Assistantship – Luther Norene
  • Talisman Staff Hosts at Dinner
  • Wind Ensemble Will Make Tour of Three High Schools
  • Representatives of Western Attend Language Meet
  • Western Players Awards Dinner Will Be Held May 20
  • Western Grad Acts As Moderator – Richard Cannon
  • Package Show Presented at Scottsville
  • Tilghman High School Captures First Place in Hilltop Relays
  • Tennis Team Takes First Two Setbacks
  • Western, Murray Split Doubleheader Saturday
  • Coach Nick Denes Speaks at Brownsville
  • Former Western Athlete Signed by Russllville – Joe Jake
  • Belmont Hands Toppers Second Loss of Season
  • Trackmen Downed by Murray 87-35
  • Western Tennis Team Downs Kentucky Wesleyan
  • Baseballers Have Seven Hitters Over .300 Mark
  • Tennessee Tech Thinlies Edge Western 68-63
  • Miss Betty Langley Receives Award
  • Biology Club Views Surgical Film
  • Ex-Western Cager Signed As Coach and Athletic Director – Dan King
  • Western Golfers Drop Match With Evansville 12-6


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