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WKU football players, coaches adapting mentally and physically during off-campus spring workouts

Last Thursday afternoon was supposed to be Western Kentucky University’s eighth on-field spring football practice at Houchens-Smith Stadium. Instead, the Hilltoppers are scattered apart throughout the region and the country, staying home and staying safe due to the COVID-19 pandemic, as they have been for almost three weeks. On March 12 – five days prior to what was supposed to be the first day...

Caboni takes over as president of Western Kentucky University with mission to inspire, transform lives

Timothy C. Caboni has officially begun his role as the 10th president of Western Kentucky University. “(This) is an exciting day for Kacy and me as we begin our new chapter at WKU,” President Caboni said. “Everyone has been incredibly welcoming and we look forward to making Bowling Green and WKU our new home.” Caboni was selected by the University’s Board of Regents January 27, to succeed...