Watch scenes from Truman State University's Commencement ceremony in Pershing Arena on Dec. 13, 2014.
|VIDEO: Alumnus Shares How His Education Led to His Dream Job With Google
Watch a video of Truman alumnus Cody Sumter ('10) telling how he discovered several advantages that came about as a result of choosing a liberal arts and sciences school.
|Community Service Efforts Land Truman on Honor Roll
Truman has been awarded a place on the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, a national award recognizing the dedication of the school’s students, faculty and staff to service, service-learning and civic engagement.
|Truman Recognized as One of the Nation's Best Values
Coming in at No. 19, Truman has been recognized again by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine as one of the 100 Best College Values in the nation for 2015.
|Truman Wins $400,000 Grant to Support Competency-Based Learning Initiative, Launch Data Science Program
Truman has been awarded $400,000 to implement an innovative competency-based education program. The Data Mastery Initiative aims to apply competency-based learning concepts and methods to both a high school concurrent enrollment course in computer science and a proposed new graduate certificate in data science.
|Alumni to Host Networking Event
The annual Truman Networking Event with the St. Louis Alumni Chapter will take place from 5-7 p.m. Jan. 17 at the Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel.
|MAC to Host “Get Fit Challenge” with YMCA
The Multicultural Affairs Center will host the “Get Fit Challenge” from 1-5 p.m. Jan. 18 at the Adair County YMCA as part of the 2015 MLK Challenge.
|Poetry Reading and Multi-Media Presentations
A poetry reading and multi-media presentation by Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg, 2009-2013 Poet Laureate of Kansas, and Stephen Locke, photographer and professional storm chaser.
|Opportunity for Summer Research at Harvard
Harvard University has been named one of 10 U.S. institutions that will be offering a 10-week Amgen Scholars Program in the summer of 2015. This new Harvard program, with an emphasis on biotechnology research, will afford a diverse cohort of rising undergraduate juniors and seniors the opportunity to work in laboratories of faculty across the Harvard universe, including the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering, the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, and the Division of Medical Sciences at Harvard Medical School