Campus

Campus organizations honor former student’s memory

1 Apr , 2015  

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Many student organizations banded together this week to honor the memory of Truman State alumnus Casey Davis, former member of social fraternity Alpha Gamma Rho. Davis passed away Sunday at his parents’ home in Blue Springs, Missouri. AGR came together as a brotherhood this week to honor Davis, and support poured in from the Truman […]

Talk Shows,TMN Television

Live to Inspire Episode 4: Momoo Ndiaye

31 Mar , 2015   Video

During this episode of Live to Inspire Justin talks to Momoo, a college student whose family moved to America all the way from Senegal, West Africa. Learn about his life in Africa and how he has adjusted to life in the United States.

Football,Sports

Spring ball starts at Stokes

31 Mar , 2015  

Wide receivers and tight ends receive instruction from coach Thomas Kearney during practice last week. The ‘Dogs began spring practice last Tuesday and will host a spring scrimmage game April 11.
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The Truman Bulldogs’ spring football practices are underway as of last week, marking the beginning of the team’s preparation for the 2015 football season. The ‘Dogs went 6-4 — 5-3 in conference play — during their 2014 season with Div. II losses coming to William Jewell College, University of Indianapolis and St. Joseph’s College. The […]

Columns,Editorial

Interns deserve payment

31 Mar , 2015  

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Many United States students are offered an unfair employment deal — work for no pay. Students know about these programs, called unpaid internships. They often are thought of as innocent programs created to help students and recent graduates, but some of us find them more sinister. Internships once were an opportunity for potential employees to […]

Editorial

Opinions Podcast #3

31 Mar , 2015   Video

The TMN Opinions Podcast features a discussion of recent commentary by TMN writers, hosted by Index columnist Conor Gearin. This week’s program includes discussions of the ethics and economics of unpaid internships, the value of engaging in conversation with people of opposing viewpoints, the problem with romanticizing mental illness, and a guest column by the […]

Campus

Truman students take Spike to space

31 Mar , 2015   Video

Several Truman alumni released a hot air balloon with a cutout of Spike the Bulldog into space. Truman Professor Donald Bindner explains his role in helping out with the project.  

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Campus

Bear Creek to Undergo Renovations

31 Mar , 2015   Video

Two Truman students are taking the initiative to renovate Bear Creek, which runs behind Centennial Hall and West Campus. The current plan is to reforest the creek by planting trees along the bank.  

KTRM SHOWS

1, 3, 5 — Because We Can’t Even 3.28.15

31 Mar , 2015   Video

This week Alex and Abe get serious, covering stories such as the upcoming one year mission to the moon, Ted Cruz’s questionable presidential announcement, and the heartbreaking shakeup in One Direction’s membership.  

Full Newscasts,TMN Television

Full Show 03-26-15

30 Mar , 2015   Video

Join Breanna James and Corinne Naeger for this week’s full TMN TV newscast. In brief, the Kirksville Regional Computer Crimes Unit was revived after losing funding. Find out how they will utilize the grant. Don’t miss how students on campus are embracing different cultures and find out what special cause led an entire baseball team […]

Baseball,Sports

‘Dogs face ‘Cats in four

30 Mar , 2015  

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While some Truman State students were shaking off the last bit of sand from spring break, the baseball team was shaking off the dirt after rival McKendree University rolled into town last weekend. The Bulldogs came into the weekend off a sweep against the University of Southern Indiana March 14-16. This Saturday, however, Truman was […]

Sports,The Dog Pound

Dog Pound/DONKEY POUND: 3/26/2015

30 Mar , 2015   Video

Join Scott Kriegshauser as he talks about the Truman baseball team’s weekend series, shaving their heads for pediatric cancer, and Kirksville After Prom’s Donkey Basketball. Yes, you read that right.  

Travel

Touring Abroad: Prague and the Czech Republic

30 Mar , 2015  

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Kate is a junior studying this semester in Linz, Austria. Check in each week for posts from Kate and other bloggers as they share their experiences abroad.   Time is moving so fast abroad. I can’t keep up! A couple weeks ago, my fellow exchange students and I went to Prague together. It was one [...]