Yearly Archives: 2018

June Board of Governors Meeting

June 18, 2018

Dear Colleagues: The Truman State University Board of Governors met this past Saturday for their annual June meeting and retreat under the leadership of Board Chair Cheryl J. Cozette.  The Board welcomed two new Board members:  Mike McClaskey and K. Brooks Miller.  Both individuals are Truman alumni and their bios can be found on the […]

FY2019 Budget Update

May 24, 2018

Dear Colleagues: As you may be aware, on May 18 the Legislature submitted their budget bill to the Governor for signature.  While the Governor recommended a 7.73% decrease to the core appropriation for higher education (plus an additional 10% cut that could be earned back through performance-based funding), the Legislature’s budget reflects higher education funding […]

Coffee (and Chocolates) with the President

April 17, 2018

President Thomas will hold her final coffee (and chocolates) for this academic year on Wednesday, April 25, at 3:30 p.m. in the Conference Room of the Student Union Building (SUB 3000). Members of the Intellectual Property Committee (Donna Liss, Chief Information Officer; Kevin Minch, Associate Provost; and Warren Wells, General Counsel) will be present to […]

Weekend Activities and April Board of Governors Meeting

Dear Colleagues: The Truman State University Board of Governors held their annual April meeting on Saturday in conjunction with the annual Foundation Banquet, the Holman Family Distinguished Speaker Series, the Unveiling of the Dr. Troy D. Paino Presidential Portrait, the Celebration of the Life of Denise L. Smith, and the Sesquicentennial Presidential Celebration.  It was […]

Unveiling of the Dr. Troy D. Paino Presidential Portrait

March 26, 2018