Editorial

Our View: Stay safe over break

March 2, 2021

As reported this week, most of Truman State University’s faculty and staff have not yet been vaccinated for COVID-19. Simultaneously, most of the decisions surrounding class format in the midst of Kirksville’s notorious winter-advisory warnings […]

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Campus mental health needs more outreach

March 2, 2021

It is well known that Truman State University students face mental health issues, and COVID-19 is having an undeniable effect on students’ mentality. While there are multiple efforts to improve campus mental health, one effort […]

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Campus changes are concerning

February 25, 2021

Four residence halls at Truman State University are being partially closed for the 2021-22 academic year, leaving only two residence halls completely open.  The closures have been quite a topic of discussion among many of […]

Editorial

Truman should change new snow day policy

February 3, 2021

At the beginning of the semester, Truman State University announced it will no longer have “snow days,” or days where the University cancels all classes on campus due to inclement weather. The University stated in […]

Editorial

Thank you, Sodexo workers

January 26, 2021

Let’s be real: quarantining is absolutely no fun. From not being able to go out for necessities, to not being able to see your friends, to not even being able to get a breath of […]

Editorial

So long, snow days

January 20, 2021

In the three and a half years I have been at Truman State University, the University’s consistent failure to declare snow days in the face of dangerous weather has always been a joke among students. […]

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Break the cycle of break anxiety

November 19, 2020

With less than a week until the long-awaited — yet perhaps dreaded — Nov. 24, you’re probably experiencing two conflicting sentiments: relief and apprehension. Approaching the last day of in-person classes, we can look forward […]

Editorial

Our View: Inclusivity is not political

November 18, 2020

Despite what our current political environment might say, being inclusive is not a political statement. Hate speech does not belong anywhere in meaningful rhetoric and every person with a logical, research-based, intelligent argument belongs at […]