Business blog

  • October 29, 2012

    TRU Leaders Receive Proclamation of Support from the City of Kirksville   

  • October 15, 2012

     Alumni to be Honored at Homecoming  Jim Bergman is the recipient of this year’s Distinguished Service Award.  Mindy (Frick) McCubbin and Travis McCubbin will be recognized as the Young Alumni of the Year. Read it here! 

  • October 1, 2012

    Boeing/Truman State University Mentoring Partnership The Boeing/Truman State University Mentoring Program officially got underway on Thursday, September 27, 2012, on the Truman State University campus. Jamie Patrick, Boeing liaison for the program, planned a meet and greet event to give the Boeing mentors and the Truman mentees an opportunity to get acquainted and to begin […]

  • September 19, 2012

    School Hosts Bridge Ceremony    On September 10, 2012, the School of Business recognized the students who had been granted permission to enroll in upper-level accounting and business administration classes during the past year.  The sixth annual Bridge Ceremony marked the students’ transition to studies in their major courses of study.     Mindy McCubbin, a […]

  • August 24, 2012

    School Welcomes New Students       The School of Business welcomed approximately 160 first-year, transfer, and international students to Truman during Major Day on Tuesday, August 21.  During the large-group session, 1998 alumnus Brian Cross offered advice and encouragement to the students.  He drew upon a defining moment during his six-year academic career at Truman to […]

  • July 13, 2012

    TWO STUDENTS EARN AWARDS  AT PBL NATIONAL COMPETITION Caroline Forsythe, senior accounting & business administration major, and Jacob Caughron, senior business administration major represented the state of Missouri at the Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda National Leadership Conference in San Antonio, Texas, June 24 – 27, 2012.  These students competed in FBLA-PBL’s national […]

  • School Celebrates Students’ Achievement

    May 3, 2012

    The School of Business hosted the 12th annual Spring Recognition Dinner on Saturday, April 21, 2012.  Approximately 300 students, parents, faculty, staff, donors, and guests attended the event that recognized outstanding students, student leaders, scholarship recipients, and the School’s Outstanding Alumnus and Outstanding Young Alumnus. Outstanding Student Awards were presented to the following: Mickaela Gerler, […]

  • BETA GAMMA SIGMA INDUCTS NEW MEMBERS

    April 30, 2012

    The Truman State University chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma inducted 23 new members on Saturday, April 21, 2012.  The new members heard a challenge from 2003 alumnus, Mircea Negrea, Vice President of Corporate Operations for Pinnacle Technical Resources, Inc., located in Dallas, Texas.  Negrea encouraged students to establish priorities, learn how to work with large […]

  • 2012 Young Alumnus of the Year

    The School of Business recognized Mircea Negrea as the 2012 Young Alumnus of the Year at the 12th annual Spring Recognition Dinner. Mircea Negrea is the Vice President of Corporate Operations for Pinnacle Technical Resources, Inc., located in Dallas, Texas.  Pinnacle delivers vendor management solutions, IT staffing, and payroll services to Fortune 500 clientele. In his […]

  • 2012 Alumnus of the Year

    The School of Business recognized Chuck Woods as the 2012 Alumnus of the Year at the 12th annual Spring Recognition Dinner. Chuck Woods is vice president and chief financial officer for Engineering, Operations & Technology (EO&T), one of the five major business units of The Boeing Company.  Mr. Woods is responsible for managing EO&T’s financial […]