News Releases

News Releases

THE EWING MARION KAUFFMAN FOUNDATION AWARDS THE TRUMAN LIBRARY INSTITUTE WITH $1.65 MILLION GRANT | October 16, 2017

The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation has awarded the Truman Library Institute a $1.65 million grant to increase fundraising efforts and expand strategy to promote the life and legacy of Kansas City’s hometown president, Harry S. Truman. Learn more

The Bennett Forum on the Presidency Opens Dialogue on the Presidency in the Post-Truth Era | October 10, 2017

World-renowned presidential historian Doris Kearns Goodwin is returning to the Howard and Virginia Bennett Forum on the Presidency Saturday, Nov. 4 at 6 p.m. Goodwin will be in conversation with The Washington Post's David Von Drehle discussing the presidency in the post-truth era. Learn more

Free Public Program Features Remarks from Nobel-Prize Recipient | October 6, 2017

The 2017 Truman Medal for Economic Policy will be awarded to economist Robert Shiller in recognition of his accomplished career as an economic policy developer and educator. Learn more

Truman Library Institute Opens New Location at Rockhurst University | August 25, 2017

The Truman Library Institute has relocated to the campus of Rockhurst University as part of a strategic move to expand the Truman footprint in the heart of Kansas City. Learn more

Truman Library Displays Flag that Flew to the Moon on Eclipse Day | August 14, 2017

View the once-in-a-lifetime solar eclipse from the historic grounds Harry S. Truman Library and Museum and view space-related artifacts on display special for Aug. 21. Learn more