Getting involved on campus as a freshman

August 27, 2015

After freshmen move in, students must adapt to the new academic and social expectations of the college lifestyle. Becoming involved with student organizations is a way to connect to peers at Truman State.   Jonathan Vieker, […]


Construction on The Mall Continues

August 24, 2015

Construction on The Mall is proceeding despite a few setbacks and is expected to be completed during early October. The completed renovations will include new bricks, landscaping and seating between the entrance to McClain, the west side of […]


How to be a (not so) terrible roommate

August 18, 2015

Ask any college graduate about their first roommate, and they are bound to have stories to tell — some inspiring, some hilarious, and some downright unbelievable. Over 98 percent of freshman live on campus here at Truman, […]


Case moves to trial

August 17, 2015

A Truman State student facing charges of rape in the first degree, felonious restraint and tampering with a victim was indicted on all charges during his first appearance before Second Circuit Judge Russell Steele May […]


Campus smoking ban in effect

August 15, 2015

Truman State implemented a tobacco-free campus policy July 1 that banned all use of tobacco-related products on campus. The Board of Governors passed the policy during a spring 2014 meeting, making Truman one of many […]

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Former Truman State President Emeritus Passes

April 23, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] Charles McClain, former Truman State University President, passed away April 9 at 83. McClain, Truman’s president during 1970–89, helped guide the development of Missouri’s only public liberal arts university. McClain was the first […]


Former KHS soon to be demolished

April 21, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]A chapter of Kirksville education history will close with the planned demolition of the former Kirksville High School building located at 411 E. McPherson Street. The City of Kirksville is working to fulfill the […]