Monthly Archives: March 2013

Reyna Grande: The Other Side of Immigration

Reyna Grande, finalist for the National Critics Circle Book Award for her poignant memoir The Distance Between Us (Atria Books, 2012), will discuss “The Price of Being an American” — bearing witness to illegal immigration from an emotional and psychological … Continue reading

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Reyna Grande: The Cost of Being an American

Reyna Grande, finalist for the National Critics Circle Book Award, for her arresting and poignant memoir, The Distance Between Us will speak Tuesday, March 19 at 6:30 in McCord auditorium .   She  will read from  her  memoir, a work that … Continue reading

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Jailbreaking Information: the Legacy of Hactivist Aaron Swartz

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Win a Signed Copy of The Pony Trap by David Blewett!

Be the first person to comment on this post to receive a free signed copy of David Blewett’s The Pony Trap! The book is an exploration of the infamous death penalty handed to the SMU football program in 1987, told from the perspective … Continue reading

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Professor Greenspan Featured in Article, Announces New Book

The SMU English Department’s own Professor Ezra Greenspan was recently quoted in an article featured in The Kansas City Star. The article centers on Greenspan’s research on 19th century African American author William Wells Brown, who Greenspan calls “one of … Continue reading

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Fulbright Grant Workshop for Students

 All SMU undergraduate AND graduate students are invited to attend an information workshop from The Fulbright Grants Program. Fulbright student grants are offered for study/research or teaching assistantships abroad. The workshop will be held on TUESDAY,  MARCH 19, from 1:00 … Continue reading

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Social Media Internship Opportunity at White Rock Lake Conservancy

The White Rock Lake Conservancy, a non-profit organization that seeks to promote, enhance and protect White Rock Lake and its natural beauty, is seeking a social media intern to create new content for the organization’s blog and social media channels. … Continue reading

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Looking for Summer Research Opportunities?

We want to introduce to all undergraduate students and their faculty mentors SMU’s 2nd annual full-time Summer Research Assistantships opportunity.  Focusing on a project of a student’s interest during the summer can be a very rewarding experience.  With appropriate matching … Continue reading

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