SMU opens its football season against Baylor on Sept. 4

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The SMU Mustangs open their 100th football season against the 4th ranked Baylor Bears at 6 p.m. Friday in Ford Stadium. The game can be seen nationally on ESPN and can be heard nationally on TuneIn Radio. Among the changes this year

Ownby Drive closed to pedestrians for promenade construction

Ownby Drive between the Hughes-Trigg Student Center and Binkley Drive is permanently closed and work on the new Crain Family Centennial Promenade, a pedestrian mall, will start soon. Because of construction activities, pedestrians may not cross this area except on

Campus Construction Update For Fall 2015

Ownby Drive south of the Hughes-Trigg Student Center is permanently closed and work on the new Crain Family Centennial Promenade will start soon. Because of construction activities, pedestrians may not cross this area between Dyer Street and Binkley Avenue except

Potomac Avenue Closes

Potomac Avenue between Bush Avenue and the U.S. 75 Service Road will be permanently closed beginning Monday, June 29. In addition, Dublin Street between Potomac and Mockingbird Lane will be permanently closed beginning approximately Aug. 15 to help make way

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Largest cohort of potential Hispanic corporate leaders graduates

September 4, 2015

The largest-ever cohort of the Corporate Executive Development Program (CEDP), leadership training that grooms Hispanic managers to ascend into corporate leadership roles, graduated in Dallas on Sept. 3.  CEDP is the only national program specifically designed to increase the Hispanic executive

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‘Station Eleven’ author at SMU on Sept. 9

September 3, 2015

Emily St. John Mandel, author of Station Eleven, the 2015 SMU Reads selection, will present a free lecture at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9, at McFarlin Auditorium. The community is invited to attend. SMU students are reading the book as part

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Meadows Museum presents masterworks from House of Alba

September 3, 2015

Opening Sept. 11, The Meadows Museum at SMU presents Treasures from the House of Alba: 500 Years of Art and Collecting, the first major exhibition in the U.S. of works from the House of Alba collection. The exhibition features more than 100 works, most of

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SMU faculty to help history teachers tackle immigration

September 2, 2015

SMU and the Old Red Museum of Dallas County History & Culture are partnering with Humanities Texas and the Texas Historical Commission to present a conference at the museum on the history of U.S. immigration Sept. 19 to help area teachers

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Ben & Jerry’s co-founder to speak at SMU Sept. 15

September 1, 2015

Jerry Greenfield is most famous for knowing a thing or two about making a darn good scoop of ice cream, but to hear the Ben & Jerry’s cofounder tell it, his true passion is giving back to his community. He will

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