The Bookshelf

Joe Porter’s War By Scott Sallee (’84) “Joe Porter’s War” focuses on the Civil War and Colonel Joe Porter’s attempt to lead a group of confederates to take over Union territory in Northeast Missouri. The story includes struggles and trying times from the Northeast Missouri Campaign in 1862.     Show Me the Deadly Deer

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Show your Truman Spirit on National Spirit Day

There are two times a year where it’s okay to cover your kids, home, office, dog and yourself head-to-toe in Bulldog purple (well, it’s always okay, but there are only two days a year where it’ll earn you prizes). Since 2011, we’ve celebrated Truman National Spirit Day twice a year. Make sure to mark your

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News Briefs

• As of July 1, 2013 three new departments emerged from the former Department of Mathematics and Computer Science. The three departments are now Statistics, Mathematics and Computer Science. Susan LaGrassa will serve as the chair for the Department of Mathematics, while Jon Beck will be the chair for the Department of Computer Science and

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University Creates Change of Heart

Growing up there were two things Lawrence Chui was adamant he was not going to be: an accountant or a teacher. Now, as a certified public accountant and an assistant professor of accounting at the University of St. Thomas in Minnesota, Chui credits his change of heart to his experience at Truman. Born and raised

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Alumni Travel Opportunities

If you want to avoid all of the stress of traveling (except for packing, that part is still up to you), then the Alumni Travel Program is for you. Our travel program has taken alumni, family and friends all around the world, and our next stop is Costa Rica in March 2014. We take care

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