Administration

DPS begins use of body worn cameras

January 28, 2023

Truman State University’s Department of Public Safety has begun to use body worn cameras to increase professionalism and transparency, DPS Chief Sara Seifert said.  The cameras were purchased through a federal “Small, Rural, Tribal Body-Worn […]

Administration

New provost Eric Freedman selected

January 26, 2023

Truman State University has hired Eric Freedman to serve as the next executive vice president for academic affairs and provost. His start date is still to be determined.  Freedman has held several leadership roles at […]

Administration

Legacy scholarship eligibility expanded

November 14, 2022 and

Truman State University is expanding eligibility for one of its most popular scholarships.  The Bulldog Legacy Scholarship focuses on awarding money to students who have family members that attended Truman. Previously, the scholarship applied only […]

Administration

Library aims to support learning

October 25, 2022

Truman State University’s Pickler Memorial Library has been focusing more on database and online resources, and has subscribed to a service called OverDrive, similar to a digital popular reading section. The library has a collection […]

Administration

Truman switches from Blackboard

October 20, 2022

Truman State University has begun the process of changing to a new Learning Management System.  The current LMS, Blackboard, will be phased out, and a new platform, Desire2Learn Brightspace, will be used instead, said Chief […]

Administration

Campus sees summer updates

August 17, 2022

Truman State University enacted a variety of structural and security updates throughout the summer of 2022 that impact student life on campus.  One of the largest projects was the installation of 76 security cameras across […]

Administration

University to install cameras

April 2, 2022

Truman State University has begun the process of installing 76 security cameras across campus. These cameras are meant to provide added security and crime deterrence at the University.  According to the Board of Governors, the […]

Administration

Truman ends mask mandate

March 3, 2022

The President’s Office sent out an email to the campus community Feb. 25 stating that Truman State University no longer requires masks on campus. The new ruling went into effect at 5 p.m. Feb. 25. […]