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SMU Continuing & Professional Education for Spring 2014

Let SMU Continuing and Professional Education be your guide to expanding your personal and professional enrichment. SMU CAPE’s Informal Courses for Adults offers courses in the arts, business, history, literature, languages and travel. Or energize your career, expand your skills, explore new fields and

SMU’s Meadows Museum takes art to the blind

With their galleries full of paintings and sculptures, museums are a treat for the eyes. So after suffering optic nerve damage, Bobby Jackson of Fort Worth wasn’t sure he’d ever visit one again. But here the former forklift operator was at Southern Methodist University’s Meadows Museum . . .

Meadows Dance Ensemble presents 2014 Spring Dance Concert

The Meadows Dance Ensemble at SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts will present three intriguing contemporary works, all created within the past 25 years, at its Spring Dance Concert, March 26-30 in the Bob Hope Theatre of the Owen Arts

SMU Theatre Division presents ‘New Visions, New Voices’

A spring playwriting festival in its 20th season, New Visions, New Voices will present one performance each of a variety of full-length plays written by students graduating from the Division of Theatre. Set for March 21-29, the performances are free

Community Baby Shower

Mustangs for Life will be raising money to purchase diapers, clothes, car seats, bottles, and other necessities for expectant mothers in the Dallas area who are in need of material assistance. Come by the table April 1 and April 3 . . .

Remembering Rwanda: 20 Years Later

On March 26, sociocultural anthropologist Jennie E. Burnet will talk about the aftermath of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda. The event is free and open to the public, but reservations are required. Her new research examines the impact of war, genocide, and

Men’s Basketball reaches NIT Quarterfinals

SMU rallied from a 10-point first-half deficit to defeat LSU 80-67 on Monday night to advance to the third round of the NIT. SMU will host Cal at 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 26, at Moody Coliseum.  Tickets are available at

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

Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams reach second rounds

Both the SMU Men’s Basketball team and the Women’s Basketball team have reached the second round of national invitation tournaments. The Men play LSU in the NIT at 8 p.m. Monday, March 24, in Moody Coliseum, and the Women play

Urban innovator and Trinity Trust CEO Gail Thomas receives 2014 J. Erik Jonsson Ethics Award

Civic leader Gail Griffin Thomas ’58, president and CEO of the Trinity Trust Foundation and an innovative champion of urban transformation, received the 2014 J. Erik Jonsson Ethics Award from SMU’s Cary M. Maguire Center for Ethics & Public Responsibility

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