Campus

Campus smoking ban in effect

August 15, 2015

Truman State implemented a tobacco-free campus policy July 1 that banned all use of tobacco-related products on campus. The Board of Governors passed the policy during a spring 2014 meeting, making Truman one of many […]

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City

Sheriff’s Station Gets Upgrade

May 2, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] The security system at the Adair County Sheriff’s Station currently is getting an upgrade set to be completed during 2020. The security system in the jail has not been upgraded since 2002. Updates […]

News

Truman Aids in Nepal Crisis

April 30, 2015

When the magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck Nepal, Truman State alumnus James “Patrick” Myers was caught on the Himalayan Mountains. Myers had just completed a year-long graduate teaching program in Thailand and had come to Nepal […]

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Campus

Former Truman State President Emeritus Passes

April 23, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] Charles McClain, former Truman State University President, passed away April 9 at 83. McClain, Truman’s president during 1970–89, helped guide the development of Missouri’s only public liberal arts university. McClain was the first […]

Arts & Entertainment

Community Theatre Parody Called ‘Wicked’-ly Funny

April 23, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]Music and laughter filled the air last weekend at the premiere of “Forbidden Broadway,” a musical that parodies other musicals. Kirksville Parks and Recreation is continuing to present “Forbidden Broadway” April 23-25 at Jackson […]

Campus

Former KHS soon to be demolished

April 21, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]A chapter of Kirksville education history will close with the planned demolition of the former Kirksville High School building located at 411 E. McPherson Street. The City of Kirksville is working to fulfill the […]

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Campus

Stargazers Club Describes Light Pollution

April 20, 2015

The Truman State Stargazers Club has been raising awareness about the issue of light pollution on campus and of its detriments. Freshman Stargazers member Celine Fuchs, describes how to prevent this issue.

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Campus

Paino Tells BOG State Funding Could Increase

April 19, 2015

Truman State’s Board of Governors discussed current conditions, future renovation projects and a potential increase of state funding for the University last Saturday at the Board’s meeting. The meeting included discussion about future renovation projects […]