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Fireworks Test Set for Aug. 6

SMU will perform a brief fireworks test between 8:50 p.m. and 9:15 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6, in the southeastern quadrant of the campus near Airline Road and Mockingbird Lane.

Are You Our Most Valuable Mustang?

Nominate Yourself Or A Fellow Mustang Fan! SMU Athletics Marketing has announced its new Most Valuable Mustang contest, allowing fans to nominate themselves or a fellow Mustang as SMU’s No. 1 fan. Several winners will be selected, with each to receive

Department of Defense awards $3.78 million grant to SMU STEM program for minority students

The U.S. Department of Defense recently awarded the STEMPREP Project at Southern Methodist University a $3.78 million grant to support its goal of increasing the number of minorities in STEM fields. The grant follows a $2.6 million grant in 2014. One

Meadows Museum features paintings from Abelló Collection

The Meadows Museum at Southern Methodist University is featuring the first exhibition in the United States of paintings from the collection of Juan Abelló, who is considered one of the world’s top collectors. On view through Aug. 2, 2015, The Abelló Collection:

SMU Supports Dallas Summer Reading Program

Brad E. Cheves, vice president for Development and External Affairs at SMU, and Jo Guidice, director of the Dallas Public Library, talk about the Dallas Mayor’s Summer Reading Club, which urges kids, families and adults to make reading their favorite

SMU Dean Thomas DiPiero talks to community group about “To Kill a Mockingbird” from adult perspective

Literary expert Thomas DiPiero, dean of SMU’s Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences, offers his nationally respected insight into Harper Lee’s iconic novel, “To Kill a Mockingbird” during a University Park Public Library-SMU Community Outreach event June 18, 2015, in

SMU partners with Mayor’s Summer Reading Club

Join thousands of Dallas kids, families and adults who make reading their favorite pastime with the 2015 Mayor’s Summer Reading Club. Read a book, newspaper or magazine, listen to an audiobook or read it on a tablet, whether at home, on

SMU joins Park Cities in July 4th celebration

SMU joined in the Independence Day celebration and parade hosted by the Rotary Club of Park Cities. University participants included members of the football team, band and Peruna. The University also took part in the festivities at Goar Park following the

His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama speaks at SMU

SMU and the George W. Bush Presidential Center, in conjunction with the World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth, presented “A Conversation with His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama” in Moody Coliseum on July 1. Watch a video of his speech.

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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