‘The Ridiculous and Sublime’ by John Alexander at the Meadows Museum


The Meadows Museum at SMU is honoring one of the University’s most acclaimed artists with the exhibition Human/nature. The Ridiculous and Sublime: Recent Works by John Alexander through July 28. Alexander’s works often incorporate social satire and a surreal cast

Update for SMU Data Center and Associated Generators

Construction of the generator brick cladded service yard enclosure and duct bank has begun with anticipated delivery of the permanent generator in early June. It will take about a month to make it operational. At that point, the temporary generator

Construction starts on UP’s Hillcrest Avenue water line project

The City of University Park has started a water line construction project along the west side of Hillcrest Avenue. The project will result in the closure of southbound lanes on Hillcrest between Daniel Avenue and Potomac Avenue.  Motorists will be provided

Mustang excitement a click away

For the avid sports fan or the casually curious, Mustang Athletics offers all kinds of excitement, from basketball to volleyball, as well as  football, soccer, tennis, swimming & diving, and much much more. Become a member of The Mob or, for the youngsters,

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Founders’ Day Weekend set for April 16–18

April 1, 2015

Join us for a weekend that offers a wide range of activities on the Hilltop, including the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Meadows Museum. Enjoy a day of special Meadows programs, as well as exhibitions documenting the history


Dallas philanthropist Lyda Hill to receive 2015 J. Erik Jonsson Ethics Award

April 1, 2015

Visionary philanthropist Lyda Hill, driven by the credo that “science is the answer,” will receive the 2015 J. Erik Jonsson Ethics Award from SMU’s Cary M. Maguire Center for Ethics & Public Responsibility at an April 2 luncheon at the


Guildhall at SMU welcomes gaming giant Square Enix

April 1, 2015

Gaming giant Square Enix® recently launched a national tour at The Guildhall at SMU. The tour included special lectures for college students to learn directly from the company’s experienced Tokyo development team members. The lectures featured Yusuke Naora and Kazuyuki Ikumori,


SMU receives $45 million gift from the Meadows Foundation

March 24, 2015

The Meadows Foundation, Inc. has pledged $45 million to SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts and the Meadows Museum, the largest single gift in SMU history. With this commitment, The Meadows Foundation has provided more than $100 million to the

Summer Camp

SMU camps provide skills, experience – and summer fun

March 23, 2015

As North Texas parents look ahead to the summer break, Southern Methodist University prepares its annual slate of summer camps. Kids and teens have the opportunity to participate in athletic programs, learn with LEGO® and explore interests in everything from

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