Commencement scheduled for Saturday

November 18, 2020

Truman State University’s fall commencement is Saturday, Nov. 21, with the event being modified for COVID-19. At the start of the fall semester, commencement was planned for Dec. 12, but has since been moved to […]


Local movie theater reopens amid pandemic

October 26, 2020

Kirksville’s Downtown Cinema 8 movie theater has reopened with limited hours and is now offering retro showings of movies. Downtown Cinema 8 reduced its hours of operation to Friday, Saturday and Sunday. It was previously […]


Enrollment falls for the fourth year in a row

September 30, 2020

Truman State University’s enrollment continues to be down for the fall 2020 semester during the COVID-19 pandemic. The amount of first-time, full-time freshmen decreased from fall 2019 by 171 students. There are 727 new freshmen […]


In-person Homecoming events cancelled

September 16, 2020

Truman State University has cancelled all in-person activities for Homecoming and Family Day during the fall semester, as a precautionary measure against COVID-19. The announcement was made in the Aug. 17 issue of Truman Today, […]


Truman summer courses to be offered online only

April 29, 2020

Truman State University has moved all summer classes entirely online because of continued social distancing measures being implemented to slow the spread of COVID-19 and protect student safety. Janet Gooch, vice president for academic affairs […]