truman state university http://kbia.org en 5 Mo. universities work to offer more ag classes http://kbia.org/post/5-mo-universities-work-offer-more-ag-classes <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Five&nbsp;<font color="red">Missouri</font>&nbsp;<font color="red">universities</font>&nbsp;are working together to offer students a broader&nbsp;<font color="red">agriculture</font>&nbsp;education.</p><p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 14:13:47 +0000 Associated Press 44613 at http://kbia.org 5 Mo. universities work to offer more ag classes Truman State to extend employee benefits to same-gender couples http://kbia.org/post/truman-state-extend-employee-benefits-same-gender-couples <p>Truman State University in Kirksville will be adding an adult dependent category to its insurance benefits allowing same sex couples to receive health, dental, and vision care.</p><p>University President Troy Paino announced Tuesday that starting January 1st, Truman State staff will be able to claim benefits for a person that has lived with them for at least 12 months, is not married to any other individual, is not related to the employee, and is at least 18. Paino says the decision was made based on what is best for the employees of the university.</p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 22:26:10 +0000 Julia Avery 42629 at http://kbia.org Truman State to extend employee benefits to same-gender couples Truman State adds to non-discrimination policy http://kbia.org/post/truman-state-adds-non-discrimination-policy <p>The Truman State Board of Governors voted to add sexual orientation to their non-discrimination policy on Saturday. Tue, 04 Dec 2012 20:54:09 +0000 Maoling Xiong 25430 at http://kbia.org Truman State adds to non-discrimination policy Construction begins on busy downtown Kirksville street http://kbia.org/post/construction-begins-busy-downtown-kirksville-street <p>An eight-month construction project begins Monday on one of downtown Kirksville’s busiest streets. The “Franklin Streetscape Project,” in downtown Kirksville is projected to be completed by early next summer.</p><p>City Engineer Ed Ieans said the project is a joint effort between <a href="http://www.truman.edu/" target="_blank">Truman State University</a> and the City of Kirksville as a downtown beautification project.</p> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 16:22:14 +0000 Caroline Hecker 23266 at http://kbia.org MIAA to GLVC: Truman State switching athletic conferences http://kbia.org/post/miaa-glvc-truman-state-switching-athletic-conferences <p>This year Truman State University will celebrate its 100th year in the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association &ndash; which will also be its last. Truman State is leaving the MIAA to join the Great Lakes Valley Conference. Fri, 08 Jun 2012 23:10:06 +0000 Lukas Udstuen 15602 at http://kbia.org MIAA to GLVC: Truman State switching athletic conferences Truman State University Press keeps booking http://kbia.org/post/truman-state-university-press-keeps-booking <p>Despite the announcement of the plan to close the University of Missouri Press, another university press in Missouri is resilient. Thu, 31 May 2012 21:51:30 +0000 Krystal Slusher 15099 at http://kbia.org Truman State University Press keeps booking Jefferson City Public Schools working deal for new high school http://kbia.org/post/jefferson-city-public-schools-working-deal-new-high-school <p>Jefferson City Public Schools is in negotiations with Lincoln University and Linn State Technical College as part of a plan to build a new high school to replace the old facility. Wed, 25 Apr 2012 22:58:51 +0000 Katherine Biek 13047 at http://kbia.org Newscast for December 9, 2011 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-december-9-2011-0 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including: Sat, 10 Dec 2011 00:10:33 +0000 5097 at http://kbia.org Performance-based additional funding to be implemeted in 2014 http://kbia.org/post/performance-based-additional-funding-be-implemeted-2014 <p>The Coordinating Board of higher education accepted performance-based funding as a formula for future funding increases in higher education.</p><p> Fri, 09 Dec 2011 20:52:34 +0000 5074 at http://kbia.org Missouri a leader in agriculture education http://kbia.org/post/missouri-leader-agriculture-education <p>This week on Exam, we take a look at Agriculture Education in Missouri. Plus, student athletes at Truman State University are being recognized for academic success. Mon, 05 Dec 2011 20:40:38 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 4777 at http://kbia.org Missouri a leader in agriculture education Truman State University Boasts Third-Most Master's Fulbright Grants http://kbia.org/post/truman-state-university-boasts-third-most-masters-fulbright-grants <p>More Truman State University students have been awarded Fulbright grants this year than all but two other Master&rsquo;s institutions in the country.</p><p> Wed, 09 Nov 2011 22:22:56 +0000 3320 at http://kbia.org Truman State University Boasts Third-Most Master's Fulbright Grants