5 Minutes with Jerry Mayhew

Jerry Mayhew, professor of exercise science, has seen the University come a long way in his 42 years on campus. When he first arrived, the school had no exercise science labs or equipment. Today, he views Truman’s premier teaching and research labs as on par with any other university, which is one of the reasons

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Do What You Love

Junior biology major Jamie David uses that principle to stay involved on campus and guide her future plans. With her long brown hair, Jamie David might not look like Goldilocks, but that is exactly who she felt like when she arrived on campus. Originally in search of school that was both not too big and

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A Heart for Healing

The health care industry is the Kevin Bacon of the modern economy. Just as the award-winning actor is seemingly connected to every other Hollywood celebrity in one way or another through his extensive body of work, so too does the ever-growing reach of health care touch upon other industries and professions. Beyond medical doctors and

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Are You an Alumni Chapter Member?

Truman has 10 alumni chapters located across the country where there are large populations of alumni. Joining an alumni chapter is a great way to network and make connections that could help in a future job search, as well as make new friends and have a great time at fun events. Chapter membership is only

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Mr. Myers Goes to Washington

A Missouri haberdasher turned political workhorse in Washington, D.C. — the life story of Harry Truman has been widely told. What many do not know, however, is his story shares some similarities with an alumnus of the school that now bears his name. Not long after graduating from the University with a Bachelor of Science

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