Blog Archives

Graduate School Applications Workshop

September 23, 2016

McClain Hall 210 29 September 2016 4pm For many, the thought of applying to graduate school is both an exciting and overwhelming process filled with questions and anxieties. How do you choose the right program? Should you do a Masters or PhD program? What are graduate programs looking for in potential candidates? New faculty member […]

Study Abroad Fair

12-4 p.m. Oct. 11 Student Union Building Georgian Room Students can talk with program sponsors, advisors and students who have previously studied abroad. Advisors can help students find out which program is best suited for their goals.

Historical Society Meeting

September 21, 2016

Truman’s Historical Society will meet Thursday, 22 September in Violette Hall 1408. On the agenda is the 4-credit-hour course History major proposal. If you have questions about how this proposed revision will (or will not) affect you plan to attend. All are welcome.

Global Issues Colloquium Sponsors Presentations

September 6, 2016

This fall, the Global Issues Colloquium will feature five events to help raise campus awareness of current international issues. The first event of the colloquium, “Transnational Latin American Revolutionary Solidarity with the Puerto Rican Nationalist Party in the 1950s and Beyond,” will take place at 7 p.m. Sept. 15 in Magruder Hall 2001. This presentation […]

Museum Studies Exhibit

May 2, 2016

A number of History majors participated in the creation of the exhibit. Go and see their great work.

Senior Seminar 2016

April 28, 2016

Presenters did a great job. For a list of the project titles click here.

Social Justice Leadership Summit

April 15, 2016

Job/paid internship opportunity

April 14, 2016

A group of community members from Scotland County, working with Chris Kempke from the Missouri Extension Office there, want to preserve an old school house and get it listed on the National Registry for Historic Places. They would like to identifyi a student who might be interested in helping them do the historical research, mapping, and paperwork […]

What Happened to the Mammoths?

March 22, 2016

Dr. Todd Surovell, Director of the George C. Frison Institute of Archaeology and Anthropology at the University of Wyoming,  will present two talks to the Kirksville community: Tuesday, 29 March at 8pm in SUB Alumni Room: Ethnoarchaeology of Mongolian Dhuka Reindeer Herders   Wednesday, 30 March at noon in Gutensohn Clinic, Room 357, ATSU What […]

WWI Workshop and Talk

March 17, 2016

Dr Shawn Faulkner’s recent visit to Truman as the 2016 Kohlenberg-Towne Lecturer was great success. Students got a hands-on feel for what it was like to be a soldier in the trenches and the evening lecture was standing room only.