Monthly Archives: December 2013

Department’s Model UN Students Compete

Truman State University students traveled to Chicago, Illinois to participate in the 2013 American Model United Nations Conference from November 23-26. Twenty five students portrayed Venezuela and the Syrian Arab Republic in this large conference, which consists of over 1,500 participants from 93 universities. The students had prepared for this event over the course of […] Read More

BSIF Receives Shelter Grant

Over the past two and a half years, Truman State University’s Bulldog Student Investment Fund (BSIF) has seen a tremendous jump in growth, activity, and success.  Entering the second half of their third academic year on campus, the group has aspirations of sending a group of student analysts and a competition team to the annual […] Read More

Truman State University Maintains AACSB Business Accreditation

The School of Business at Truman State University has maintained its business accreditation by AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Founded in 1916, AACSB International is the longest serving global accrediting body for business schools that offer undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral degrees in business and accounting. AACSB Accreditation is the hallmark of […] Read More

Purple Friday!

Students, faculty, and staff were gather last Friday to take a Purple Friday photo.

Lana and Rocky the Reindeer posed as well.

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Mackenzie Tate receives Outstanding Future Professional of the Year Award

McKenzie Tate received the Outstanding Future Professional of the Year Award in Health Science at the MOAHPERD (Missouri Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance) Banquet in Lake of the Ozarks, MO on November 16, 2013.    The award honors future professionals in the state and focuses attention on the work they have accomplished.  The […] Read More

Truman 2013 International Idol Champion Named

nce again, International Club brought together talented students of all nationalities for the Truman International Idol competition. A fierce contest between seven teams with members from 10 different countries ensued as they sang, danced and acted for the honor of being Truman’s 2013 International Idol. This year, a Bollywood dancing performance by Sobira Kholboeva and… Read More

KME Initiation

This past Saturday, KME inducted 7 new members into the chapter. Pictured below are (top Row) Katherine Maxwell, Chris To, Carnahan Lovewell, Matt Short, Evan Datz (bottom row) Teresa Boschert, Alora Bauer.    This brings Truman’s KME chapter total membership number to 554 since it was first installed here at Truman on December 7, 1968. Read More

Chris Prewitt named All-District Coach of the Year in Softball

Chris Prewitt, a student in the Graduate Program for Exercise Science, was recently named All-District Coach of the year after successfully leading the Novinger softball team to a first place finish in Districts in his first year coaching the team.  In addition to coaching softball, Chris has also coached the girl’s basketball team and the […] Read More

Victoria Halfmann receives awards from MOAHPERD

Victoria Halfmann, senior Exercise Science major, received the McSwegin Student Research Award and the Outstanding Future Professional of the Year Award from MOAHPERD (Missouri Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance) Banquet in Lake of the Ozarks, MO on November 16, 2013.  The McSwegin Student Research Award is given to one student with the […] Read More