Campus

Homecoming to return fully in-person

October 19, 2021

Truman State University will host an in-person homecoming this year, with various events throughout the week. Homecoming will take place Oct.18-23. Each year, Truman’s homecoming week has a specific theme. This year’s theme is “All […]

Campus

Greek Life changes name

October 13, 2021

Greek Life at Truman State University has changed its name to Fraternity and Sorority Life to distinguish itself from other organizations. The idea of changing the name to Fraternity and Sorority Life began during spring […]

City

Return of the New Student Welcome

October 7, 2021

Being new to a college and a city, especially during COVID-19, can be overwhelming. In Kirksville, one way the city helps connect students to the community is through the Downtown Student Welcome.  At the Downtown […]

Campus

Student arrested for bomb threat

October 5, 2021

A Truman State University student was arrested Sept. 11 and will plead not guilty to a third-degree misdemeanor terroristic threat charge. Sara Seifert, director of the Department of Public Safety, said during the early hours […]

Administration

Truman welcomes new institutional compliance officer

October 4, 2021

Truman State University has hired Ryan Nely as the new institutional compliance officer, replacing former officer Lauri Millot. The institutional compliance officer is in charge of assuring Truman’s compliance with Title IX and discriminatory matters. […]

Features

Feeding Adair County

September 30, 2021

Feeding America estimates that in the U.S. today, 13 million children face hunger — that’s one in six kids. Furthermore, the poverty rate in Missouri is at 14% and in Adair County it’s at 25.6%. […]

Campus

New Student Total Bounces Back

September 29, 2021

Truman’s number of new students jumped 10.4% from last fall, an indication that the university could eventually see a return to pre-pandemic numbers in the coming years.  This year, the number of newly enrolled students […]

Campus

Changes coming to TruView

September 8, 2021

Administration plans to improve campus buildings and methods of communication this academic year. Improvements will be made to how students can communicate with each other later this semester utilizing a new online portal that will […]

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 […]