Travel tip

Experiencing Mauthausen: A walk through the infamous concentration camp

3 Mar , 2015  

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Kate is a junior studying this semester in Linz, Austria. Check each week for posts from Kate and other bloggers as they share their experiences abroad.   A couple of weeks ago, I had the opportunity to visit Mauthausen, a concentration camp east of Linz, Austria. Refi, the program at my university for exchange students, […]

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Basketball,Sports

Senior guard leaves mark

3 Mar , 2015  

Above, Senior guard Seth Jackson avoids a defender while driving to the basket against Maryville
University on Jan. 17.
Photo Credit: Trung Vo

The Truman State men’s and women’s basketball teams played their final regular-season home game of the 2014-15 campaign on Feb. 2. Pershing Arena hosted a formidable going-out party for seven seniors. Between the two teams the student section was filled with more people than any home game this season, and the gym was filled near […]

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Sports,Swimming

Truman swimmers head to nationals

3 Mar , 2015  

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The regular season might be finished for the Truman State swim team, but some swimmers are getting ready to dive into the national championships. The men’s and women’s swim teams competed against seven other GLVC teams at the GLVC Championships Feb. 11-14 in Crawfordsville, Indiana, including one of the ‘Dogs’ biggest rivals — Drury University. […]

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Columns,Editorial

Opinions Podcast #2

3 Mar , 2015  

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  The TMN Opinions Podcast features a discussion of recent commentary by TMN writers, hosted by Index columnist Conor Gearin. On this week’s show, find out how to have productive conversations with people of other faiths, which person connects Truman State to the discredited science of eugenics, and how to stay motivated when forming new […]

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Community

Kirksville Residents Learn About Beekeeping

3 Mar , 2015  

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With spring just around the corner, Kirksville residents got a chance to learn about some of the essential elements of beekeeping.

Campus

Truman to Ban Tobacco on Campus

3 Mar , 2015  

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The Truman State Student Affairs office will offer a smoking cessation program to prepare for the campus smoking ban effective July 1, 2015. The Student Smoking Cessation Program is a free service providing one-on-one coaching programs, nicotine replacement therapy and habit-reducing products to all Truman State students, faculty and staff during the spring and summer […]

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Campus

Health and Behavior Survey Results Released

3 Mar , 2015  

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The 2014 Missouri College Health Behavior Survey results now are available and offer insight on student health and habits at Truman State and other Partners in Prevention-21 schools. The MCHBS is published yearly by a coalition of 21 Missouri higher learning institutions that are members of Missouri Partners In Prevention, forming PIP-21. Truman’s report compares […]

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Arts and Entertainment,Music

Single Review: Contagious by Night Riots

3 Mar , 2015  

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Syncopated beats and odd, futuristic synth tunes catch your ear. Forty seconds into the song, a driving chorus has you hooked. It won’t take long for “Contagious,” the infectious new single from Night Riots, to make itself a home in your favorite playlist. Night Riots is an alternative synth-rock band from Templeton, Ca. consisting of […]

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Sports

Dog Pound: February 26, 2015

1 Mar , 2015  

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Hosts Scott Kriegshauser and Henry Janssen discuss Truman State women’s and men’s basketball, including the last games against UMSL and the upcoming GLVC tournament.

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Basketball,Sports

KTRM Basketball Update

1 Mar , 2015  

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The Truman State women’s basketball team ended its season today in defeat, losing to the University of Indianapolis 72-51 at Pershing Arena during the first round of the GLVC Tournament. Senior guard Allie Norton scored 11 to lead the team, and senior guard Allison Wiese added 8 during their final Truman game. The men’s team […]

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