Campus

Native speaker teaches Catalan

March 17, 2015

The Classical and Modern Languages department brought Professor Maria Antònia Martí Escayol to Truman State for the spring semester to teach the Catalan language. Catalan is a Romance language native to Catalonia, a region in […]

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‘Dogs bring work on the road

February 26, 2015

Truman State athletics gives many students the opportunity to travel across the country for games, competitions and tournaments. Athletic director Jerry Wollmering said the University has 20 teams traveling throughout the year. The University also […]

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Casual prejudices can lead to horrors

February 26, 2015

I overheard a discussion among a group of students about the economic cost of our society supporting people with disabilities. I was disturbed to hear them arguing the costs of supporting such people are too […]

At Home & Abroad

Comprenez-vous?

February 25, 2015

During my first few weeks in France, I have been inundated with … French. I see French on menus, street signs, cereal boxes, shampoo bottles, textbooks. I hear French spoken by the grocery store clerk, […]

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Columns

Not Every Issue Involves Politics

February 22, 2015

For a political science major, I have an unusually low tolerance for political things. Don’t ask me to comment about the latest political controversy because my answer likely will be, “I don’t care.” While this […]

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Students charged with sex crimes

February 12, 2015

Three Truman State students were arrested during two separate incidents for various assault and sex crimes. The first incident took place last December, when a Truman student allegedly had sexual intercourse with the victim by […]

At Home & Abroad

8 Things to Do Before Studying Abroad

February 9, 2015

Kate is a junior studying this semester in Linz, Austria. Check in each week for posts from Kate and other bloggers as they share their experiences abroad.   Preparing to study abroad doesn’t happen overnight, […]