Although this weekend the multicultural affairs center says goodbye to one of its longest serving faculty member, it will be welcoming its newly appointed Assistant Dean. TMN reporter Amber Draper tells us more.
Truman State’s chapter of Amnesty International organized a candlelight vigil in honor of Michael Brown, shooting victim and Ferguson, Missouri, resident Aug. 25 at 8 p.m.
In addition to the vigil, the organization set up a table on The Quad from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. the same day, and invited the Truman community to add their handprints to a banner that read “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot.” According to the Truman Amnesty International chapter’s Facebook page, these events invited members of the community to stand in solidarity with the people of Ferguson, Missouri.
Senior Natalia Albanese, president of Truman’s chapter, says the Truman branch aims to raise awareness for the violence and police brutality displayed in Ferguson. […]
Last night The Quad was split in two by a river of quivering lights as candle-bearing students traversed Truman State’s campus as part of a silent vigil for Michael Brown. The Ferguson, Missouri, teen was shot and killed by a police officer Aug. 9, resulting in riots and unrest throughout Ferguson.
Truman’s Amnesty International chapter held the vigil in conjunction with Brown’s funeral this evening, and in light of the fact that the late teen had planned to begin attending Vatterott College today.
The Board of Governors has yet to hear a resolution to add a clause for gender identity and expression to Truman State’s non-discrimination policy. Truman’s Student and Faculty Senates passed initiatives March 30 and March […]
“The Company,” a short film written and directed by senior Josh Goldstein, is the culmination of the artistic efforts of several individuals in the Truman State community, coming from a variety of backgrounds and majors. […]
Baldwin Auditorium resounded with the poetry of former Truman State English professor Jim Thomas Saturday night as tenor Scott Piper brought the words of his former professor and friend to life onstage. Piper, who developed […]
A power substation behind Blanton-Nason-Brewer Hall suffered mechanical failure early Thursday morning, causing parts of Kirksville and the Truman State campus to lose power. Ameren Missouri spokesman Kent Martin says the substation malfunctioned at 9:05 […]
The International Club hosted its annual International Dinner on Sunday, serving 17 different dishes to a sold-out crowd of more than 300 people. For the dinner, which began during 1935, international students prepared food from […]