City

Greenwood receives $4.6 million

September 8, 2021

Truman State University recently received $4.6 million from the Missouri government to assist with the Greenwood Project. Truman has been working to convert the previous Greenwood Elementary School into the Greenwood Interprofessional Autism Center.  Missouri […]

City

Bird scooters available in Kirksville

September 8, 2021

The city of Kirksville made a contract with a micro-mobility company, Bird, to provide electric scooters in Kirksville. The Kirksville City Council passed an ordinance May 17 to start a contract with the company, with […]

Administration

Student Life department created

September 6, 2021

Truman State University announced a realignment of Residence Life and more into the Student Affairs department, to hopefully enhance student experience and retention. The University announced this change to the community through an email May […]

Administration

Student groups organize wage strike on campus

April 22, 2021

Truman State University College Democrats and the Progressive Student Alliance held a demonstration outside the Student Union Building to request student worker wage be increased to Missouri’s minimum wage. Student worker wage is currently $9.40 […]

Community

Please, DuKum Inn

April 20, 2021

Last March, nobody knew the COVID-19 pandemic was about to change everything. Within a month, businesses closed and people were staying home more than ever.  Kirksville’s DuKum Inn was one local business affected by the […]

Campus

Graduation to be held in person

March 25, 2021

Truman State University is dividing its spring 2021 commencement into seven ceremonies across two days, which will allow guests to attend in-person in a limited capacity.  The spring 2021 commencement ceremony plan was announced to […]

Campus

Truman faculty demand vaccines

February 25, 2021

Truman State University’s American Association of University Professors chapter and other teachers across Missouri are requesting higher prioritization for the COVID-19 vaccine. Missouri’s current COVID vaccination plan has been broken into phases. Phase 1B Tier […]