Celebration of Lights launches the season


SMU kicks off the holiday season with one of the University’s most beloved annual traditions — the Celebration of Lights — at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 1, on the Main Quad. Refreshments will be served prior to the event, beginning

Student Film Association Fall Film Festival

The Student Filmmakers Association hosts its annual fall film festival on Dec. 9, showcasing the best recent short works created by SMU students. The event will be held in the Angelika Film Center in Mockingbird Station.

Annual Christmas Worship Services set for Dec. 4

The annual Advent/Christmas worship services in Perkins Chapel are a popular and much-anticipated feature of the season on the SMU campus and in the larger community. These services reflect the liturgical context of the Advent season, the musical traditions of Perkins

Meadows Museum Program: New Ways of Seeing

On Dec. 6, families can enjoy a different art activity relating to works in the galleries. The program is led by SMU Delta Gammas who introduce ways to create art without the sense of sight. These drop-in programs are designed

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Delta Gamma sorority and Meadows Museum launch partnership for sight-impaired visitors

November 24, 2014

The Delta Gamma Foundation of Dallas and the Meadows Museum at SMU have partnered to implement the Delta Gamma Student Docent Program. Members of the Alpha Upsilon chapter of the Delta Gamma sorority at SMU will work with Meadows Museum


Dallas News, Al Día, and SMU launch initiative to help Hispanic families navigate early education

November 24, 2014

Prof. Doris Baker is working with Al Día and The Dallas Morning News to implement a child literacy program. The program was launched Nov. 22 during a carnival at Walnut Hill Recreation Center in Dallas. There, children sat on the


Church brings hope to Ebola-infected families

November 24, 2014

The Rev. Anna Kaydor Labala — an alumna of SMU Perkins School of Theology (C.M.M., ’05) and associate pastor of Miller McAllister United Methodist Church in Ganta, Liberia — is working on the front lines of the Ebola epidemic in West


SMU Law School wins Texas Access to Justice Award

November 21, 2014

Calling SMU Dedman School of Law’s longstanding legal assistance to the poor “truly extraordinary,” the Texas Access to Justice Commission (TAJC) has honored the law school with the 2014 ATJ Law School Commitment to Service Award. Since 1947, nearly 20 years


H. O. Robertson exhibit opens at Meadows Museum

October 23, 2014

This fall, the Meadows Museum, along with the Bywaters Special Collections at the Hamon Arts Library, will celebrate a generous gift containing over two-dozen works by the artist H. O. Robertson. Given by members of the artist’s family, the works include

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