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Linguist to Present on Campus

October 19, 2014

On October 21st-22nd, Thomas Cravens, professor at University of Wisconsin-Madison, will be giving four presentations regarding the connections between Romance languages. The presentations are geared toward Romance language majors, but all students are welcome to […]

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Student Dies While Abroad

October 16, 2014 and

Former junior Mackenzie Kathleen McDermott passed away Oct. 7 in her apartment in Burgos, Spain. The autopsy report has yet to be released, but Spanish authorities confirmed the 20-year-old died of natural causes and said […]

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Homecoming Recap

October 14, 2014

[easingsliderpro id=”9″] Homecoming has come and gone once again. If you missed any of it, or are already feeling nostalgic for the week gone by, here’s a look back at this year’s homecoming. The Greatest […]

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Planetarium Opens After Postponement

October 9, 2014

Almost ten years after the renovation of Magruder Hall, Truman State’s planetarium has been completed and will open this Saturday.

The Office of Advancement will hold a grand opening ceremony for the planetarium Saturday, October 11 at 10:45 a.m. At the ceremony, the Office of Advancement will thank the donors, perform an official ribbon cutting, and provide a demonstration of the planetarium and multimedia theater’s capabilities. […]

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Club Offered as Credit

October 7, 2014

For the first time, Truman State students can receive course credit for participating in the Taiwan Connect club. Taiwan Connect is a program that allows Truman students to teach English to elementary-aged kids in Taiwan […]

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Homecoming Event Update

October 7, 2014

The first two days of Truman State’s 2014 Homecoming events have come to a close. Teams made up of student organizations will be competing in events throughout the week, hoping to be named this year’s winning team.

Sunday the Elephant Indigo team won first place in the Tug-o-War competition and the Trapeze Teal team won first place for Booth Decoration points.

Monday evening Trapeze Teal won the Cirque Berzerk relay race competition. Fire-Eater Yellow received second place and Cotton Candy Blue received third. […]

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Truman Offers Screenwriting Class

October 5, 2014

A new screenwriting class is being offered this semester at Truman State. The course is a response to student interest within the creative writing department. Professor Jocelyn Cullity was recently hired to teach the class. […]

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Homecoming 2014 Begins

October 5, 2014

Homecoming week begins today. This year’s homecoming is “The Greatest Homecoming on Earth” and revolves around a circus theme. Beginning with the kick off Sunday afternoon, there will be events every day leading up to […]