Category Archives: Events

Renovation Town Hall Meetings – Sept 29 & Oct 2

Here is your chance to learn about the Fondren Library Center Renovation! There will be a presentation of the upcoming changes, timelines, and impacts on services, followed by a Q&A session where you can bring your questions. Everyone is welcome!

Central University Libraries Open House, Sept. 23

Central University Libraries Open House Date:  Wednesday September 23, 2015 Time: 1 – 4 p.m. Location: Fondren Library Lobby Win fabulous prizes! • FREE snacks! • What’s going on with the renovation? Central University Libraries will hold its annual Open

Be Heard! Join the CUL Student Advisory Council: September 21

Join us for the first Fall 2015 meeting of the CUL Student Advisory Council on September 21 at 3 p.m. The major topic of discussion for this meeting will be the Fondren Library Center renovation. To learn more information and

Fondren Library Center Open House, September 25

Fondren Library Center Open House Please join us for a special Homecoming open house celebrating Libraries: Then and Now and showcasing the ongoing Fondren Library Center renovation. Light refreshments provided. Event Information Date: Friday, September 25 Time: 2 – 3

Fondren Library Welcome Tent: August 24 – 25

SMU’s Central University Libraries will greet new and returning students with much needed cold water and campus maps, 9:45 a.m. – 2:15 p.m. during the first two days of school. Stop by our tent in front of Fondren Library and

Paula McLain Book Signing, August 12

Wednesday August 12, 2015 Paula McLain presents Circling the Sun 6 p.m. Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required Cash or check accepted at the door. Signed book included. 7 p.m. FREE Lecture and book signing. No RSVP

H. W. Brands Book Signing

Wednesday, June 3 H. W. Brands Presents Reagan: The Life 6 p.m. Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required Cash or check accepted at the door. Signed book included. 7 p.m. FREE Lecture and book signing. No RSVP

Common Reading Kick-off, May 4

Celebrity Readout To kick off SMU’s 2015 Common Reading selection, Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel, SMU celebrities will be reading short passages from the book. There will be door prizes and snacks! Date: Monday, May 4 Time: 12

Late Night Snack Night – Free Food! May 5 – 7

Late Night Snack Night returns to Fondren Library Center during finals! Pancake Night: Tuesday, May 5 French Toast Night: Wednesday, May 6 Waffle Night: Thursday, May 7 Time: 8 p.m. – 11 p.m. Location: Fondren Library Center Lobby Free with

Paws and Take a Break: Therapy Dogs at Fondren, May 4

Reduce the stress of studying for finals! Spend some time with a therapy dog at the library! Location: Fondren Library Center Information Commons (1st floor, Fondren Library East) Date: Monday, May 4 Time: 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. About the

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