City

Baconfest 2015

October 2, 2015

Kirksville and Kraft Foods held the fifth annual Bacon Fest on Saturday, October 26, 2015. Truman State students and the Kirksville community came together to raise awareness for the hunger problem in Adair County.  

Arts & Entertainment

VSA journeys within during Across Vietnam

October 1, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Tables and hay bales littered The Quad, and yellow banners with Vietnamese characters hung from the tents while members of the Vietnamese Student Association served food, sold tickets and played music to spread awareness of Vietnamese […]

Arts & Entertainment

Crimes of the Heart opens theatre season

September 30, 2015 and

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Truman State theatre department opened its season with “Crimes of the Heart.” “Crimes of the Heart” follows the three Magrath sisters, who have been reunited after being apart for several years. They’ve come together because of their grandfather’s illness and […]

Arts & Entertainment

Exhibit features local artists

September 27, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Students who frequent the Pickler Memorial Library Starbucks might have noticed artwork ranging from oil pastel landscapes to stained glass hanging on the cafe walls. These works of art were created by the members of […]

Campus

Truman This Week — Sept. 23, 2015

September 26, 2015 and

In this week’s edition of Truman This Week, KTRM News Director Jared Heern discusses the Pope’s visit to Washington, D.C, the recent Volkswagen scandal, and Sodexo’s new plans for Mainstreet Market. KTRM Sports Director Anna […]

At Home & Abroad

Study Abroad Blogger: Profile

September 26, 2015

This semester’s study abroad blogger is Nikki Batinick. She will be reporting back to the Truman Media Network about her experiences in England. Read her bio and check every week for her posts from abroad. […]

City

KV-POP aims to reduce cat population

September 26, 2015

A trap-neuter-return program for feral cats will be implemented in Kirksville after receiving approval during last month’s City Council meeting. The goal is to reduce the strain on the city caused by the large stray cat population, while providing a humane […]

Campus

Quiddich takes flight at Truman

September 25, 2015 and

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Harry Potter fans have been recreating elements from the series in the real world for a while now. Chief among them is quidditch — a sport that combines soccer, football and rugby — which has now found its […]

Campus

University Farm gains new residents

September 21, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Truman State recently acquired three new horses for the University Farm. The three mares are intended to be used as teaching aids for the equine studies program. One of the mares is expected to give […]

Features

Planetarium to serve as new resource

September 21, 2015

Science and astronomy aficionados now have two venues to view the night sky. The Del and Norma Robison Planetarium and Multimedia Theater is now open for Truman State organizations and members of the Kirksville community. […]