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TSU recognized as top Fulbright school

March 19, 2015

Truman State was recognized as a top producer of Fulbright Scholars for the 2014-2015 academic year, acknowledging student potential for international service, teaching and research. The Fulbright Program is the U.S. government’s top funded international […]

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Greed can help explain tuition hikes

March 5, 2015

University President Troy Paino recently announced that without significant changes, Truman State’s 2020 budget will run a $3 million deficit, according to the page 1 Index article “Paino urges change” from Jan. 29, 2015. This […]

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ASA hosts Zuzu African acrobats

February 26, 2015

As a part of Black History Month, the Truman State chapter of the African Students Association put on its annual “Sights and Sounds of Africa” event last weekend with a new addition — the Zuzu […]

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Meth reports decline throughout Adair Co.

February 26, 2015

During the year since the Kirksville City Council passed an ordinance banning the sale of over-the-counter drugs containing pseudoephedrine, the number of reported methamphetamine incidents in Adair County has decreased. Pseudoephedrine is one of the […]

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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 […]

City

TIF Commission Begins Pilot Program

February 15, 2015

The Tax Increment Financing Commission has begun a pilot program aimed at restoring and revitalizing Kirksville’s downtown area. The Downtown Revitalization Pilot Project is in the early stages of investigating what can be done to […]

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Smoking ban threatens freedoms

February 12, 2015

Effective July 2015, Truman State will be entirely tobacco-free. The University’s new policy will ban all use of tobacco products, as well as electronic nicotine delivery systems such as e-cigarettes. We support the campus ban […]

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City to renovate The Square

February 12, 2015

The Tax Increment Financing Commission has begun a pilot program aimed at renovating and restoring Kirksville’s downtown area. The Downtown Revitalization Pilot Project is in the early stages of exploring possible renovations for the south […]

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MACC to Offer Firefighter Training

January 29, 2015

Moberly Area Community College is offering a class that teaches basic firefighter skills to prepare for the Firefighter I and II tests. The academy is part of an area-wide coalition between the Kirksville, Macon, Moberly […]