President Caboni announces new food locations set for new library

WKU President Timothy Caboni and Media Relations Director Bob Skipper walk up the stairs of Helm Library for the tour of the library on Mar. 16, 2021.

During a tour of the skeleton structure of the new WKU Commons at Helm Library, WKU President Tim Caboni announced an exciting new lineup a food-restaurants that will soon fill the space. The Commons is a 35-million-dollar project that began in January 2020, it has been a buzz on campus ever since.

The venues the space will host are chain locations of Moe’s Southwest, Panda Express, Rising Roll, and also two well-known local businesses: Spencer’s Coffee and Lost River Pizza Company. Caboni included there will be space to host a venue that will rotate restaurants every few weeks. The line-up this fall for that spot is Tavolino, Ever Grains, and Barbecue District. Their will also be space to provide pop-up shops of other local venues to give WKU a taste of the Bowling Green Community.