The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation, in association with Ernst & Young LLP and the Grable Foundation, is offering four scholarships in honor of Fred Rogers, the creator and long-time host of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood. The scholarships are intended to support and encourage aspiring undergraduate students to pursue careers in children’s media and […]
Members of the Truman Media Network–KTRM, News36 and the Index–provided live coverage of the 2010 election on cable (News36), over the air (KTRM) and online (Index). Among the election night coverage highlights: TMN scored the first live media interview with Rep. Rebecca McClanahan, who lost her seat in the Missouri House.
The Truman State University Speech and Debate Team traveled to Omaha, Nebraska October 22-24 and brought back 12 awards. Senior Dylan Clark made it to semifinals in debate and received a 9th place individual speaking award. Freshman Nick Gorman made it to the octofinal round and received a fourth place speaking award. In junior varsity […]
The Office of Admission at Truman State is looking for dedicated and energetic students to organize, facilitate programming, and provide guidance to first year students and their parents for nine summer orientation sessions. Admissions offers a stipend, housing during the program, and leadership experience. Students should apply by visiting http://ol.truman.edu/ or stopping by Ruth W. […]
The Truman Speech and Debate team traveled to Illinois State University this past weekend to check out the site of the 2011 National Championship Tournament. Of the four students attending, three were freshman, but all were entered in varsity events. “I wanted the novices to be entered in the varsity category so that they could […]
The Truman State Forensics Team opened the season with several final round finishes in Bowling Green, Ky. …more
Front Row (left to right) Sharon Roettger Duggan-Jinga (1990, Fort Zumwalt West, O’Fallon), Doug Erwin (1992, McCluer, Florissant), Carol Grindle Swinderman MacArthur (1992, Nevada R-5), Katie Rucinski (2000, Blue Springs South), Abigayle Richardson (current Truman student) Back Row (left to right) Jennifer Forrest-James (1993, Parkway South, St. Louis), Michael Hachmeister (1992, Parkway South, St. Louis), […]
Truman State media–The Index, Detours, News36, and KTRM (FM)–have some new faces for the 2010-2111 school year. These co-curricular media–all members of the Truman Media Network–serve Truman State, Kirksville, and beyond with traditional media channels and the Internet. The new media managers include: Hannah Douglas–Executive Producer, News36 Brenna McDermott–Editor in Chief, Index Stephanie Hall–Editor, Detours magazine James Megahan–General Manager, KTRM […]
The Truman Speech and Debate team brought home first place and fourth place awards during national competition in April. …more
Truman State University has presented Greg Goodwin, KTRM station manager, (The Edge) with a 2010 Golden Leadership Award. Greg received the award for his outstanding efforts to promote KTRM and the university, which included live broadcast coverage of “Fireside Fridays” on the TSU campus and coverage of the Kirksville candidates’ forum in April. Congratulations, Greg!