Devil’s Tongue Flower Blooms in Greenhouse

After eight years on campus, a unique flower in the University Greenhouse bloomed for the first time. The Devil’s Tongue flower bloomed in the middle of July and reached the peak of its bloom at an estimated size of two feet in height and six inches in diameter. It shares the same genus as the

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Recent Graduate Featured on Extreme Makeover Weight Loss Edition

Chantell Johnson, who graduated this past May from Truman, was featured on ABC’s “Extreme Makeover Weight Loss Edition” on July 30. The two-hour program featured Johnson, whose dream, in addition to losing a lot of weight, was to return to Truman and complete her degree. The ABC team visited the Truman campus several times as

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Facilities Update

Thanks in part to generous donors and the support of the Student Athletic Fee, the following upgrades/renovations have been made or are in the works to the Truman Athletics facilities: • New drainage and irrigation has been installed at the baseball, softball and soccer fields. The work, completed over the summer, has provided better playing

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Solar Panels Added to Campus Buildings

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

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Upcoming Events for Alumni and Friends

Truman Alumni Chapters have a lot planned for 2014! Last year, events included a little bit of everything: trivia nights, wineries, networking socials, professional sporting events—including Cardinals games and Truman tailgates­­—pumpkin patches, brewery tours, service projects and much, MUCH more! Chapters stay connected to current students by hosting Truman send-offs for first-year students coming from

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