College can change ideals

March 23, 2015

College is an experience that changes people. While stating this by itself comes as no surprise, families consistently are surprised by how much their “babies” have transformed after even just a semester away. One of […]


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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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 […]


MDC Assesses Containment Zone

December 7, 2014

The Missouri Department of Conservation has not found a single case of a deadly disease strain in deer in northeast Missouri this year. Jasmine Batten, a wildlife health specialist with the MDC, says the department […]


Students Seek to Help Homeless

November 18, 2014

[vc_row][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]Five Truman students and alumni recognized a need for a homeless shelter in the Kirksville community and are working to start a nonprofit shelter. As part of their efforts, the group has started collecting warm clothes […]

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Truman prepares for HLC accreditation process

November 13, 2014

Truman State’s Higher Learning Commission Committee released their Quality Assurance report to the Truman community, which is submitted every 10 years to the Higher Learning Commission to determine whether the University will retain accreditation. The […]