Truman Alumni

  • Tag Day Celebrates Donors

    November 16, 2015

    Truman will celebrate donations to the University Nov. 16 by tagging items across campus made possible by private gifts to the University. The goal of Tag Day is not only to show appreciation to donors who have given back to the University but also to raise awareness on campus of how they impact day-to-day life […]


  • #BulldogsGiving Exceeds Goal

    Thank to the generous support of alumni, students, friends, and families, Truman State University’s one-day fundraising event, #BulldogsGiving, netted more than $10,000 in gifts on Nov. 11, 2015. Alumna Colleen Ritchie (’84) had pledged to give an additional $50 to the first 200 donors to contribute $5 or more made to the University on Nov. 11. In total, […]


  • Truman Giving Day: Nov. 11

    November 3, 2015

    On one day – Nov. 11, 2015 – your gift to Truman State University makes an even bigger impact. Thanks to a generous $10,000 matching gift by Truman alumna Colleen Ritchie (’84), the first 200 people who make a gift of $5 or more on November 11 will receive a $50 match to the Truman […]


  • Homecoming Photos & Videos

    November 2, 2015

    There was plenty of school spirit  as alumni and friends visited the Truman campus the weekend of Oct. 9-11, 2015, to celebrate Homecoming. Relive the fun or check out what you missed by browsing through our Homecoming photos and videos. PHOTOS Bulldog Forever Homecoming Celebration Banquet Golden Alumni Diploma Ceremony Pursue the Future Campaign Public Phase Announcement Bulldog […]


  • VIDEO: Bulldog Forever Homecoming Celebration Oct. 9

    October 12, 2015

    Watch a video of the Bulldog Forever Homecoming Celebration, which included the Golden Alumni Diploma Ceremony, introductions of the 2015 Homecoming honorees, and the “Pursue the Future” campaign kickoff celebration. The event took place on campus in the Ophelia Parrish Performance Hall on Friday, Oct. 9, 2015.


  • Livestream of “Pursue the Future” Campaign Kickoff

    October 9, 2015

    This year’s Homecoming festivities at Truman State University include an exciting kickoff celebration for the $40 million  “Pursue the Future” Campaign – Truman’s biggest and most ambitious fundraising effort to date. If you can’t be on campus for Homecoming (Oct. 9-11),  you can still join in on the fun by watching a livestream of the campaign kickoff celebration on Friday, […]


  • Homecoming Schedule & Event Information

    October 7, 2015

    Whether it’s been years since you’ve been on campus or you just graduated this past May, we look forward to seeing you on campus for Homecoming. All alumni, families and friends are invited to the Homecoming festivities (Oct. 9-11) for a weekend packed with fun events  that range from the parade, to the tailgate, to Bulldog sporting events. […]


  • Homecoming Honorees

    During the Homecoming festivities, Truman will honor several outstanding alumni: • Alumnus of the Year: Steve Justice (’70, ’81) • Distinguished Service Award: Dr. Gail Crump (’64) • Young Alumni of the Year: Jason Turk (’02) & Janeen (Traen) Turk (’00) • Homecoming Parade Grand Marshal: Victor Childers (’55) • Bulldog Forever Volunteer of the Year: Naomal “Vid” Vidyasagara (’92) […]


  • Attend Homecoming Oct. 9-11

    October 5, 2015

    All students, alumni, families, and friends are welcome to participate in Homecoming, one of Truman State University’s oldest traditions. Students have planned a week-long celebration, featuring the ever-popular Lip Sync Contest, and the Student Activities Board is bringing Cirque Zuma Zuma, an African-style Cirque show, to campus. A fun-filled Homecoming weekend will feature signature events […]


  • Truman National Spirit Day: Oct. 2

    September 22, 2015

    The next Truman State University National Spirit Day is Friday, Oct. 2, 2015, so get ready to garb yourself, your family, friends and pets in purple or University attire and spread the Truman Spirit! Submit photos for a chance to win Truman swag. Visit the Spirit Day website for details on how to submit your Spirit […]