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New Online Data Science Program Designed for Working Adults

May 29, 2018

You’ve seen how complex data analysis is revolutionizing how we understand the world around us making data science one of the fastest-growing, best-paid job opportunities. In response to the growing demand for data scientists, Truman is now offering a 15-credit hour Data Science Graduate Certificate Program that can be completed in as little as 45 […]


TruCare Offers Opportunity to Serve

March 2, 2018

The monthlong TruCare service initiative will again take place throughout March, giving everyone with a Truman connection an opportunity to show how dedicated the University is to service. Designed as a way for alumni and friends to share in the spirit of the Big Event, TruCare allows anyone with a Truman affiliation to count service […]


Visit Iceland This Summer Through the Alumni Travel Program

December 30, 2017

Spots are filling up fast for the Alumni Travel Program’s trip to Iceland, June 9-15, 2018. Participants will have opportunities to whale watch, visit one of the world’s largest geothermal power stations and explore the frozen landscapes featured prominently in “Game of Thrones.” Among the sites to behold on this scenic trip are the Gullfoss, […]


Truman Athletics Hall Of Fame Class Unveiled

November 10, 2017

Two of the most dominate female student-athletes in their respective sports and a conference championship basketball team highlight the class of 2017-18 for the Truman Athletics Hall of Fame. Elizabeth Economon (softball) and Sara Murray (women’s soccer) combine for more than 228 wins for the Bulldogs, eight NCAA tournament appearances, and each holds numerous school […]


Truman Earns No. 1 Ranking for 21 Consecutive Years

September 20, 2017

In the recently released 2018 Best College rankings, conducted by U.S. News & World Report, Truman was again listed as the No. 1 public university – No. 8 overall – in the Midwest regional rankings. Truman was the only Missouri university in the top 10, and it was the state’s only public school listed among the top 85 institutions rated in the […]


Celebrating 150 Years!

July 14, 2017

Founded September 2, 1867, Truman State University is celebrating 150 years. There will be a community celebration on September 8, 2017, in downtown Kirksville. During Homecoming 2017, October 13-15, special activities will take place and the Sesquicentennial will be celebrated in numerous ways. Special promotions will continue through June 2018. For more information on Truman’s […]


Alumni Board of Directors Open Position

February 26, 2015

The Truman Alumni Board of Directors has an open “At Large” position. To be considered, candidates must reside in a non-chapter area. Chapters are located in Arizona, Chicago, Colorado, Dallas, Iowa, Kansas City, Mid-Atlantic, Mid-Missouri, Northeast Missouri and St. Louis. For example, Florida, California, Ohio, Indiana, and southern regions of Missouri would be considered “At Large” […]