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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
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
Just prior to the start of the fall season, Sam Lesseig, associate professor emeritus of mathematics and head women’s golf coach, passed away. Lesseig joined the University as a member of the Mathematics Department in 1963 and started the women’s golf program in 1985. He was the only head coach in the 28-year history of
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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
Several alumni awards were presented at the Alumni and Friends/Hall of Fame Banquet during Homecoming on Oct. 18, 2013.