Category Archives: Save the Date

Running teams wanted: 2013 SMU Cox Corporate Relay Challenge

Interested in participating in the MetroPCS Dallas Marathon, but shrink from the thought of running all 26.2 miles? SMU’s Cox School of Business invites all University faculty and staff members to join forces and conquer one of Dallas’ landmark events. … Continue reading

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SMU’s Fall 2013 flu shot clinics begin Sept. 25

SMU’s Memorial Health Center has scheduled several Fall 2013 flu shot clinics for September and October, beginning Wednesday, Sept. 25 in Dedman Center for Lifetime Sports. Clinics will take place at various places around the main campus, as well as at the East Campus … Continue reading

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Deadline for 2014 honorary degree nominations is Sept. 30

SMU’s Faculty Senate is seeking nominations for the honorary degree class of 2014. Nominees should be individuals “whose uncommon personal accomplishments at home or abroad have served society and the public good, or who enlarge human understanding and enrich human life, in … Continue reading

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2013 Fall General Faculty Meeting takes place Aug. 28

Originally posted Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013. SMU President R. Gerald Turner will address the University faculty at the Fall General Faculty Meeting Wednesday, Aug. 28 in the Hughes-Trigg Student Center. The meeting will begin at 3:45 p.m. in the Hughes-Trigg Theater, following a reception beginning … Continue reading

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Calendar Highlights: Back to school in brief, Aug. 26, 2013

Welcome back, SMU community! Here are some Fall 2013 dates to remember: First day of classes: Monday, Aug. 26 General Faculty Meeting: 3:45 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28 Labor Day: Monday, Sept. 2 (University offices closed) First Faculty Senate meeting of 2013-14: 3:10-5 p.m. Wednesday, … Continue reading

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Busy weekend in store for SMU’s Class of 2017

Classes begin Monday, Aug. 26 for SMU’s 2013-14 academic year, and new students will have a busy weekend making themselves at home on the Hilltop. Highlights of activities for the Class of 2017, at a glance: Saturday, Aug. 24 4 … Continue reading

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Campus law enforcement accreditation team to visit SMU

An invited team of assessors from the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA) will examine all aspects of SMU Police Department policy, procedures, management, operation and support services in September, SMU Police Chief Rick Shafer announced today. The … Continue reading

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Celebrate SMU at the 2013 President’s Picnic May 23

Even after Commencement, SMU staff members will have plenty of reason to party on the green University lawns: The Staff Association and President R. Gerald Turner invite all SMU staff members to the 2013 Staff Appreciation Day and President’s Picnic. The traditional post-Commencement celebration takes … Continue reading

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SMU prepares for 2013 Commencement May 17-18

SMU observes its 98th Commencement May 17-18 with events for students, faculty, alumni and the entire community. Former U.S. Senator from Texas Kay Bailey Hutchison will speak at the all-University ceremony at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 18, to be held on the University’s historic Main … Continue reading

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