5 Minutes with Vayujeet Gokhale

When Vayujeet Gokhale kicks off his 10th year at Truman next fall, he will get to celebrate with the type of rare occurrence perfectly suited for an astronomer. The solar eclipse of 2017 will take place Aug. 21, the first day of the fall semester. Gokhale and his colleagues are working to put together a

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A Match Made in Stokes

Gold is the traditional gift for a 50th anniversary. Al and Sheryl (O’Day) Tamberelli celebrated theirs with Pagliai’s Pizza and a Bulldogs football game. Last fall, the couple made the trip to Kirksville from their home in Aurora, Ill., to take in a game at Stokes Stadium and revisit the place where they met 50

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Cross Country

Seniors Brice Pavey and Laura Tarantino will probably have to expand their trophy cases following their season. Tarantino was the individual race winner in the four regular season meets the Bulldogs competed in this fall. She was fifth at the GLVC championships to become the first Truman runner on the women’s side to earn All-GLVC

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Truman Celebrates 20 Years as No. 1 Public School

For a full two decades, Truman has been the No. 1 public university in the Midwest region. As the school year kicked off last fall, Truman earned the top spot in U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings for the 20th year in a row. Truman has been No. 1 for so long that nearly

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Alumni Travel Program Ventures to Iceland in 2018

The Truman Alumni Travel Program has selected Iceland as the tentative destination for 2018. The six- to eight-day trip will feature scenic highlights like Iceland’s most famous waterfall, the mighty Gullfoss, the Blue Lagoon and the national park at Skaftafell, along with a stop at Lake Jokulsarlon, the deepest lake in Iceland. Participants will have

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