First-year students may obtain their permanent ID cards at the ID Office located in Kirk Building 112. The office is open from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Aug. 20. Students can make appointments to avoid standing in line Aug. 20. Appointments can be made for times between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. Aug. 21-23. Students will need to bring their temporary meal card to exchange for a permanent ID.

Student parking decals for students who did not pre-register their vehicles will be available at Parking Services located in the Public Safety Building. The cost is $50 per academic year. The park-and-save decal is available for $15 per academic year, which allows a student to park in selected lots. The Public Safety Building will be open from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Aug. 20. Students can also purchase decals from the cashiers window in McClain Hall. For more information about Parking Services, call 785.7400 or visit the Department of Public Safety Web site at

Go to to view the FACT schedule for Truman Week.

Students can visit with sorority and fraternity members
from 4-7 p.m. Aug. 27 on the Quadrangle, eat a free barbecue dinner and receive information concerning fall Greek recruitment. E-mail for more information.

Ekklesia, Truman’s campus outreach of the Kirksville Church of Christ, is sponsoring a visit from former professional football player Willie Franklin. He will speak to the Truman football team and anyone else who is interested at 6 p.m. Aug. 27 at Red Barn Park. A free buffet will be provided by church members at 6:30 p.m. The rain location is Ryle Hall Main Lounge. Franklin played football for Oklahoma State University and professionally for the Rams and Colts. He now speaks to college students and urges them to make spiritual goals. Franklin will teach two informal classes at 7 p.m. Aug. 28-29 in the Ryle Hall Main Lounge. He will also have a keynote address at 7 p.m. Aug. 30 in the Baldwin Hall Little Theatre. Devotional lunches are planned Aug. 28-30 in the Ryle Hall Private Dining Room. Franklin will also be at the Ekklesia booth at the Truman Activities Fair on Aug. 30. Ekklesia will be giving away hand held purple fans shaped like football helmets that say “Tru-Fans.” Contact Barry Poyner at 785.4063 or for more information about Franklin’s visit.

New and returning students are invited to attend the Activities Fair
from noon to 4 p.m. Aug. 30 on the Quadrangle. Organizations, departments and outside vendors will display the services they have to offer to students. Contact the Center for Student Involvement at 785.4222 for more information.

All women interested in going through sorority recruitment can sign up
from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 30 at registration tables located in Centennial Hall, Ryle Hall, Violette Hall, and the Student Union Building. E-mail for more information.

The Campus Christian Fellowship is sponsoring a worship concert with Shane and Shane from 7-10 p.m. Aug. 31 on the South Field (Rugby Field). Contact Mark Swanson at 665.5722 or for more information. Go to for more information about the band.

Campus events are also available on the Master Calendar located online at

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