Event Date: December 7, 2016 Location: Clements Hall 126 Time: 3:30--4:30 (Refreshments are served 15 minutes before the talk) Mathematics Colloquium Talk by Travis Thompson (Rice University) Link for more information: https://wiki.smu.edu/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=108036103 Contact: A. J. Meir at firstname.lastname@example.org
Event date: November 30, 2016 Location: Vester Hughes Auditorium, Caruth Hall 147 Time: 12:30 - 2:00 p.m. Join Dr. Michael Hahsler (Lyle) as he presents a tutorial on Data Mining. The event will cover an introduction to data mining, the data mining process and the core methods used by data mining professionals and highlight how they are related to the fields of statistics, optimization and machine learning. The tutorial will also review available tools and examples. Link for more information: http://www.smu.edu/Dedman/DCII/Events
Event on 12/5- Data is Made Up of Stories: University-wide Futures from the Digital Humanities Series Direct Encounters with History: Summer of Darkness and the Performance of Archive
Event Date: December 5, 2016 Location: The Forum, Hughes Trigg Student Center Time: 11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. RSVP: https://smudigitalhumanities.eventbrite.com Andrew and Anindita Basu Sempere present a case study of the Summer of Darkness iOS app, a digital humanities project that tells the story of "The Year Without Summer" through real-time notifications, weather animations, and excerpts of letters, journals, and literary works. Link for more information: http://www.smu.edu/Dedman/DCII/Events
The McNair Scholars Program & The Department of Sociology Present a Panel: Hunger & Homelessness Awareness: A Discussion of Dallas’s Response A panel of local experts will discuss the challenges of hunger and homelessness in our community. Topics include: Dallas’s housing crisis, nonprofit intervention strategies, street outreach initiatives, and your questions. Tuesday, November 15, 2016 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Southern Methodist University Fondren Science Building, Room 123 Hors d’ oeuvres will be served. For more information, email panel moderator, Alicia Schortgen, Ph.D., at email@example.com. Please consider bringing an unused toiletry item (toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, etc.) or canned good to donate to our local hunger and homelessness service organizations.
Event date: November 9, 2016. Time: 7pm. Location: Hughes Trigg Ballroom. "Dinesh D'Souza, Creator of "Hillary's America", "2016: Obama's America", and "America: Imagine the World Without Her" films and NY Times best-selling author will be speaking at SMU on Wednesday, November 9 at 7pm in the Hughes Trigg Ballroom. Come hear his perspective the day after the Presidential election, and join the thought-provoking discussion as ideas collide in the Q&A session! Admission is free and no reservations or tickets are required."
Event Date: November 9, 2016 Location: Clements Hall 126 Time: 3:30--4:30 (Refreshments are served 15 minutes before the talk) Mathematics Colloquium Talk by Christopher Donahue (Postdoctoral Scholar, The Gladstone Institutes, University of California San Francisco). Link for more information: https://wiki.smu.edu/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=104267907 or contact: A. J. Meir
SMU News Originally Posted: October 26, 2016 DALLAS (SMU) – Early voting for Dallas County residents will be available on the SMU campus Oct. 31 and Nov. 1. The polling place at the Hughes-Trigg Student Center, 3140 Dyer St., will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. both days, and free parking will be available in the Binkley and Moody parking garages to accommodate early voters. “It can be hard for students living on campus to find the time and transportation to get to off-campus polling places on election day, so we’re very pleased the Dallas County Commissioners chose to locate an early-voting site at SMU,” said Brad Cheves, SMU vice president for development and external affairs. “This encourages our students to participate in [...]