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 […]
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 […]
Truman State’s administrators have revised the University’s conduct code after national concerns about colleges’ handling of sexual assault cases and potential federal Title IX legislation. Major policy changes are aimed at making students more […]
[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 […]
Windfall, Truman State’s undergraduate literary magazine, is challenging students to write short stories — in 140 characters or less. From Oct. 1 to Nov. 10, Truman students can tweet short stories to @trumanwindfall to enter […]
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. […]
Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) visited Truman State this afternoon for a candid conversation about sexual assault with administration heads, students and local law enforcement. During the hour-long session, McCaskill discussed the challenges universities face in […]
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 […]
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. […]
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. […]
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 […]
For the first time, a local business is collaborating with Truman State’s ROTC and Homecoming Committee to host a public obstacle course race. The free obstacle race will start Oct. 6 at 6 p.m. from […]