Article Category Archives: Alumni News

Are You an Alumni Chapter Member?

Truman has 10 alumni chapters located across the country where there are large populations of alumni. Joining an alumni chapter is a great way to network and make connections that could help in a future job search, as well as make new friends and have a great time at fun events. Chapter membership is only $20 per year and $30 for joint memberships. Recent grads may join for half price. Enjoy events like museum tours, trivia nights, social hours, professional sporting events and Truman athletic events, just to name a few. Join today! Go to and select memberships.

National Truman Spirit Day Friday, Oct. 6

The Truman Alumni Association encourages you to show your Truman spirit on National Truman Spirit Day, Friday, Oct. 6. All alumni and friends are encouraged to break out their University apparel and show off their school pride.

Enter the photo contest on the Truman State University Alumni Facebook page for a chance to win a Homecoming VIP package. Details for the contest will be announced on the Facebook page. Last year’s contest winners, Sean (’05) and Melinda (’05) Mettler, won the Homecoming package that included hotel accommodations, event tickets and Truman apparel.

Homecoming 2017: Celebrating 150 Years!

Homecoming 2017 is just around the corner, Oct. 13-15, and includes a very special sesquicentennial celebration of our University’s founding in 1867. Campus visitors will have the opportunity to enjoy a full weekend of activities including athletic events, the Homecoming Bulldog Forever Banquet, 5K Run/Walk, departmental and school celebrations, and an exciting Bulldog Forever Tailgate! Guests will receive special tokens of the University’s sesquicentennial, and commemorative apparel will be offered for purchase later this summer. A special invitation is issued to those celebrating reunion years, especially those from the class of 1967! Go to and select events.