Peruna Paint Project visits Conrad High

Peruna Paint Project at DISD's Conrad High School

The Peruna Paint Project recently visited DISD’s Emmett J. Conrad High School, where SMU students and alumnae painted the University logo and mascot on a school wall to help call attention to the importance of higher education. Two of the

Neighborhood News

Pedestrian area near Ford Stadium closed through August 15

The pedestrian area on the east side of Ford Stadium between Mockingbird Lane and Doak Walk Plaza (indicated in red on the map below) will be closed beginning Monday, April 14, through August 15, 2014. Bush Avenue will remain open.

Parking lot construction affects Daniel Avenue sidewalk

Full use of the Heroy (E) Lot is expected to be restored by mid-May. Construction activities there continue to affect access to the lot from Daniel Avenue and use of the sidewalk on the south side of Daniel between Hillcrest Avenue and Airline Road. In addition, the work

SMU Data Center

In December 2013, SMU completed construction on the first component of its Data Center located at the south end of the former Mrs. Baird’s property. Completion of the 25,000-square-foot facility will allow SMU to house both the University’s high-performance and

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‘Lyle in the City’ installs neighborhood aquaponic system

April 23, 2014

Lyle Engineering in the City students rebuild a community garden and add an aquaponic system at St. Philip’s School & Community Center in South Dallas.


Meadows presents ‘Marisol,’ ‘Middletown’ and ‘This’

April 23, 2014

Join us for three contemporary American plays performed by Meadows students in rotating repertory through May 4.

And All the Earth Shall Sing

April 23, 2014

SMU’s Meadows Concert Choir with end the semester April 27 with a performance based on a line from a Wendell Berry poem.


Resilient America: The 1968 Election and Beyond

April 23, 2014

1968 was marked by war, riots, assassinations, and in many accounts, a nation coming apart at the seams. Come hear Rhodes College Political Science Professor Michael Nelson discuss this momentous period in American history on May 6.


SMU ‘Relay for Life’ raises more than $153,000 to fight cancer

April 23, 2014

SMU’s Relay For Life team raised more than $153,00 at its 11th annual walk-and-run event, which celebrates the lives of people who have battled cancer and fights back against the disease.

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