New Programs Added to Awareness Week

September 21, 2014

The Women’s Resource Center will host its annual Sexual Assault Awareness Week September 22-25, and will feature several new events. Students will be able to attend evening seminars Monday through Thursday, in addition to the […]


Truman State Offers New Music Class

September 17, 2014

Truman State’s music department is offering a songwriting course for the first time this fall. Charles Gran, music theory and composition professor, is the course instructor. Gran said there are three main components to the […]


Early Morning Storm Sieges Kirksville

September 10, 2014

Footage captured in the early morning hours in Kirksville shows some minor flooding around Truman’s campus and damages in the area caused by severe weather on September 9th through September 10th. Reported by Dan Stewart, […]


Memorial planned for psychology professor

September 5, 2014

Dr. Teri Heckert, a Truman State University Psychology professor, gave 20 years of

service to the university and to the community before she passed away in February 2014.

To honor the contributions Dr. Heckert made throughout her years, Truman’s Office of

Advancement will hold a celebration and tree dedication on September 12th, which would

have been Dr. Heckert’s 46th birthday. […]


Changes on Campus

September 3, 2014 and

As you stroll across campus and through University buildings, you might notice some significant changes to the scenery. Several construction projects and renovations were completed during the summer. Centennial Hall renovation The north wing of […]


Ferguson hits close to home

August 28, 2014

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. […]