About Top o’ the World

Welcome to the online home of Top o’ the World. We’re the independent student newspaper for Western Colorado University in Gunnison, Colorado.

Top o’ the World serves the students of Western and the residents of Gunnison.

The paper was founded in 1921. You can see a growing archive of past front pages and other clippings below.


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Front Pages Through the Years

Top o the World hompage photo W Mountain at night