Miranda Biddle was diagnosed Burkitt's Lymphoma in early 2013. She returned to the classroom and the track in August after completing her treatments.
Thomas Palmatier ('77) is the Conductor and Commander of The United States Army Band, one of the miltitary's highest musical honors.
On Nov. 15, Tag Day celebrated the impact of private donations on the Truman experience.
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In an effort to reduce University energy consumption and make the campus more sustainable, solar panels were installed on five buildings during the summer. Barnett Hall, Ophelia Parrish, the Student Union Building, Magruder Hall and the Health Sciences Building all had solar panels installed on the roof during the summer. Each building can produce up
Several alumni awards were presented at the Alumni and Friends/Hall of Fame Banquet during Homecoming on Oct. 18, 2013.
Football’s Tremaine Millender tied a school record with a 100-yard kick return in the Bulldogs season opener against Southwest Baptist. Millender joined Jason Douglas (2002), Larry Jones (1971) and Lloyd Weise (1967) in the record books with the return. Volleyball’s Allie Brak became the 14th member of Truman’s 1,000-kill club, joining the top ranks during
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More than 695 students attended Truman’s Career Expo, which took place on campus Oct. 2. Representatives from 107 businesses, non-profit organizations and graduate schools were on hand to recruit Truman students. Several organizations hosted on-campus interviews for internships and jobs Oct. 3, with 214 students taking part. Additional companies collected resumes and coordinated both on-campus
Homecoming is our favorite time of year. Everyone just seems happier, has more school spirit and is excited for the year to come. One of the best parts is having our alumni come back to Kirksville. During Homecoming 2013, we had 33 of our most cherished alumni return to campus as special honorees: Golden Alumni