Entertainment

Betty Twillman’s Plot Twist

September 18, 2019

When I was young, at least one out of every three visits to my grandparents’ house involved me asking to hear their love story. My grandpa would smile softly and lean back in his chair. […]

Art

Campus gallery featured faculty Art

September 15, 2019

Artwork produced by the Lindsey Dunnagan, Laura Bigger and Eric Ordway, the newest members of Truman State University’s art faculty are currently on display in the Truman State University Art Gallery through Sept. 27. Their […]

Arts & Entertainment

TruTalent takes over The Quad

September 13, 2019

After weeks of practice and bonding, brothers Jacob and Tyler Bichsel took the stage of the Student Activity Board’s event, TruTalent, bringing laughs and a lifelong love of acting to the Truman State University community. […]

Arts & Entertainment

The Losers’ Club returns to Derry

September 12, 2019

TMN film critic Gordon McPherson gives “It: Chapter Two” 2 and a half out of 5 red balloons. The overlong and fascinating “It: Chapter Two” proves a passable sequel to the 2017 smash hit. Pennywise […]

Arts & Entertainment

Top 5 Movie Trailers of all Time

September 6, 2019

#5: “A Clockwork Orange” — Official Trailer This psychedelic trailer for Stanley Kubrick’s “A Clockwork Orange,” featuring techno Beethoven, is downright incomprehensible, but I wouldn’t have it any other way. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FI1204n6GZw #4: “T2 Trainspotting” — […]

Entertainment

Dress Shopping with Melissa

September 6, 2019

My feet hurt. Words like blush and violet and chartreuse and sapphire were swirling around in my brain. We had been shopping for three hours. Melissa and I had been best friends since the 10th […]

Features

McNair helps undergraduates aim higher

September 3, 2019

Every student sets foot on college grounds with the aspiration of one day following their dreams. Some turn to the musical arts to entertain and experience music, while others might turn to math or sciences. […]

Entertainment

Playing Chess with Miss Smite

August 25, 2019

“But John… The rumors. They’re growing vicious.”  My voice carried in the open air like a wind chime. The rickety gazebo in which John insisted we held these late-night meetings was barely large enough to […]

Entertainment

Noelani’s story: what’s in a name

August 17, 2019

This is the first of TMN staff writer Allison Maschoff’s collection of short fiction stories. Our village was small and its traditions ran deep. The small community only saw a few babies born each year […]