SAB Comedian is Saturday Night Live Star
The SAB comedians and films committee will host SNL star Kenan Thompson at 7 p.m. Oct. 25 in Baldwin Hall Auditorium to perform a comedic act.
Thompson is the longest-tenured member of “Saturday Night Live” and an Emmy Award-winning actor. He is known for numerous impressions such as Rev. Al Sharpton, Charles Barkley, Steve Harvey and many more.
- Study Abroad Trip to Visit Spain
- Library Patio Named for Longtime Employee
- Truman to Promote Graduate Programs at Fair
- Alumnus Examines Cultural Aspects of Recycling
- TEDx Conference Set for Nov. 4
- Emergency Notification System Test Schedule for Nov. 1
- Forensics Has Successful First Tournaments
- RECAP: Truman Swimming Rolls Past William Jewell
- RECAP: Truman Drops Five-Set Showdown with McKendree
- RECAP: Maggie Beem Gets OT Winner In Clash With McKendree
- RECAP: Men's Soccer Drops 2-0 Decision at McKendree
- RECAP: Illinois Springfield Hands Truman First Home Loss
- PREVIEW: Volleyball Comes Home to Begin Regular Season's Final Stretch
- PREVIEW: Truman Hits the Road to Finish Regular Season
- Women's Soccer Sets Off For Final Three Regular Season Matches
Young Entrepreneur Pitches Innovative Ideas
As a three-time finalist for a Truman competition called Bulldog B.I.T.E., which stands for Business Innovation by Truman Entrepreneurs, Will Fries has looked not one but seven investors in the eye and pitched his idea in hopes of a good return.
A Different Kind of Mogul
While working with at-risk youths in California, Shaunelle Curry (’95, ’97) realized how something as simple as the music they listened to could influence their lives in a negative way. So she looked for a way to make a positive change in her community.
Career Prep with Tesla
Stephen’s love for anything with an engine has him planning for a career in the automotive or aerospace industry, and he has already completed multiple internships, including two with Boeing. And he found that persistence pays off when it led to an internship with Tesla.
Do What You Love
Jamie David’s motto is “do what you love,” and that guiding philosophy motivated her to be active on campus. Among her commitments, she is an executive member of the Student Activities Board and Alpha Sigma Alpha sorority.
Spending some summer nights at a well-known theater in St. Louis, John O’Brien became fascinated with how a theatre production comes together. That experience, combined with the wide opportunities students have to personalize their education at Truman, opened the door to a whole new world of career options he had not even considered.
Young Entrepreneur Takes Old-School Approach
Most 20-something entrepreneurs today are using technology as a means to build their empires, but Austin Hayden (’15) is taking a decidedly retro approach when it comes to selling his recreational water pads.
Making Music Come to Life
Tapping into his extraordinary musical talents and the practical skills gained through a liberal arts education, Paul Niehaus IV used his understanding of the complex nature of the music world to build a successful career pursuing his passion.
New Data Science Program Expands Career Opportunities
With its new online graduate certificate in data science, Truman is offering working adults with a college degree an opportunity to gain experience in one of the world’s fastest-growing career fields.