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Editorial

In Defense of Pete Rose

January 28, 2017

Major League Baseball will honor five more inductees as part of the illustrious Hall of Fame July 30. Jeff Bagwell, Ivan Rodriguez, Tim Raines, John Schuerholz and Allan H. (Bud) Selig will share memories with […]

Columns

Opinions editor says farewell

April 28, 2016

Well, here we are. The end of another wonderful year and, for me, the end of my career at Truman State. For the past year I’ve served the Truman State University Index as the opinions […]

Sports

Sodexo and athletes don’t mix

March 30, 2016

Nutrition is an important concern for students, but for student athletes, this concern is doubled. Because of their increased physical activity, student athletes need greater amounts of nutrients in their diets — nutrition the dining halls alone might not be able to […]

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Truman Admin say HLC visit went smoothly

March 19, 2015

Accreditors from the Higher Learning Commission visited Truman State to review the academic status and competency of the University in person March 2-3, during which students and guest reviewers discussed various elements of the University. […]

Columns

TSU media deserves funding

March 18, 2015

As the academic year winds down and we get closer to the bottom of the budgetary barrel, we at student media would like to encourage those who control the University’s purse strings to continue financially […]

Columns

Opinions Podcast #2

March 3, 2015

  The TMN Opinions Podcast features a discussion of recent commentary by TMN writers, hosted by Index columnist Conor Gearin. On this week’s show, find out how to have productive conversations with people of other […]

Campus

Truman to Ban Tobacco on Campus

March 3, 2015

The Truman State Student Affairs office will offer a smoking cessation program to prepare for the campus smoking ban effective July 1, 2015. The Student Smoking Cessation Program is a free service providing one-on-one coaching […]

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Criticism can help improve art

February 26, 2015

This newspaper’s editorial board is composed of writers, artists and creators of all stripes. Even though our chosen media might differ, we all agree the most important part of the creative process is not compliments […]

Columns

Opinions Podcast #1

February 25, 2015

  The TMN Opinions Podcast features a discussion of recent commentary by TMN writers, hosted by Index columnist senior Conor Gearin. This week’s program covers topics ranging from the many benefits of knitting to which […]

Sarah Muir, Columnist
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 […]