Monthly Archives: March 2020

Promised Updates to Previous COVID-19 Email

March 19, 2020

Dear Truman Community: As we work together to understand our new and evolving reality, we are challenged to exhibit patience and grace in the midst of uncertainty and a rapidly changing landscape.  Anxiety, frustration and disappointment about what could have been (had the pandemic not happened), what is (the current reality), and what is to […]

COVID-19 Update: In-Person Classes and Events Suspended for Remainder of Spring Semester

March 16, 2020

All in-person classes and events are suspended for the remainder of the semester; more details coming by end-of-day on Thursday. Dear Truman Community: Thank you for your extraordinary efforts to support our response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Unprecedented situations require unprecedented efforts, and we are proud of the tremendous work our faculty, staff and students […]

COVID-19 Human Resources FAQ for Faculty and Staff

March 13, 2020

Dear Faculty and Staff Colleagues: As a number of questions have arisen about faculty and staff returning from spring break, Human Resources has prepared an FAQ.  If you have questions not addressed in the FAQ, please contact your supervisor and/or Human Resources. With the health and safety of our community being paramount, I urge you […]

COVID-19 Update on Travel

March 12, 2020

Dear Campus Community, The COVID-19 pandemic remains rapidly evolving and as such, to best safeguard the health and safety of the Truman and northeast Missouri communities, we are continuing to make decisions as warranted following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO), along with state and county health […]

Important Update to University’s COVID-19 Response

March 11, 2020

Dear Members of the Truman Community: As you are aware, our University has been closely monitoring the COVID-19 outbreak for some time.  With the continued, rapidly changing landscape of the outbreak and our primary focus on the health, safety, and well-being of everyone on our campus, the COVID-19 Response Team* determined today that we are […]