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SMU opens its football season against Baylor on Sept. 4

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

Raytheon recognizes SMU as strategic cyber research partner

Raytheon Company has named Southern Methodist University (SMU) as a strategic partner in cyber research based on the company’s collaborative efforts with the Darwin Deason Institute for Cyber Security in SMU’s Bobby B. Lyle School of Engineering.   The strategic

A new generation learns the history of Little Mexico

At the Pike Park summer camp in Dallas, kids do the usual summer camp stuff — play games, dance, draw and eat. What makes this camp different? The kids are also learning about where they’re going to camp — the

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

SMU to join Park Cities in July 4th celebration

SMU will join in the Independence Day celebration and parade hosted by the Rotary Club of Park Cities. University participants will include members of the football team, band and Peruna. The University also will have a booth at Goar Park following the

Connecting Cultural Roots in ‘Little Mexico’

Urban renewal is slowly covering the cultural past of “Little Mexico,” a neighborhood on the western edge of downtown Dallas. To help preserve the area’s heritage, SMU Meadows Associate Professor of Art History Janis Bergman-Carton, two SMU students and several

Turn Up Saturday at the Meadows Museum!

The June 13 program will feature a scavenger hunt in the galleries, a mural project with Catalyst Arts Movement, build your own camera obscura, sound drawings, sci-fi robot sculptures, wind tube experiments, and many more. Join the Meadows Museum and Big

Meadows School of the Arts launches ‘Ignite Arts Dallas’

SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts has launched a new initiative, Ignite Arts Dallas, which will focus on the intersection of arts and community engagement between Meadows School students, the wider SMU campus, the city of Dallas and the arts

Meadows Museum presents paintings from Juan Abelló Collection

The Meadows Museum at Southern Methodist University presents 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 from April 18 through Aug. 2, 2015,

Come to SMU for Founders’ Day Weekend April 16–18

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

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