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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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Summer hours for SMU outlets start during May Term 2013

Summer’s here, and so are summer hours for SMU dining outlets. Yet some University food stops will be open for business during May Term 2013 – SMU Dining Services has a summary of hours, dates and locations for outlets that are ready … 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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Calendar Highlights: Commencement countdown, May 13, 2013

The entire SMU community is preparing for Commencement 2013. Here is a look at some of the big events: May 17-18: Class of 1963 Reunion. The newest Golden Mustangs celebrate 50 years. May 17: Baccalaureate Service and Rotunda Recessional, 8 p.m., McFarlin … Continue reading

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SMU honors outstanding achievement at 2012-13 Extravaganza

SMU faculty, staff, administrators and students were recognized with teaching awards, service honors and the University’s highest commendation, the “M” Award, at the 2013 Awards Extravaganza Monday, April 15. Continue reading

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SMU Honors Day 2013 is Monday, April 15

SMU celebrates the high achievements of students, faculty and staff members with two ceremonies that take place every third Monday of April. This year’s Honors Day Convocation and Awards Extravaganza take place on the afternoon and evening of Monday, April 15, 2013. > 2013 Honors Day Convocation … Continue reading

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Spring forward: Daylight Saving Time 2013 begins Sunday, March 11

U.S. Daylight Saving Time is here again: The time shift begins this Sunday, March 10, 2013, at 2 a.m. Don’t forget to set your clocks forward one hour, and check your computer and other electronic devices to be sure they’re displaying the … Continue reading

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Spring 2013 General Faculty Meeting takes place Jan. 23

The Spring 2013 General Faculty Meeting will take place Wednesday, Jan. 23  at a new, earlier time. The traditional faculty reception will begin at 1 p.m. in the Hughes-Trigg Student Center Theater Foyer; the meeting will begin at 2 p.m. in the Theater. Provost Paul Ludden will … Continue reading

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December Graduation 2012 is set for Saturday, Dec. 15

The SMU community will celebrate the graduation of hundreds of students at its 2012 December Graduation on Saturday, Dec. 15. Civic and philanthropic leader Caren Prothro, chair of SMU’s Board of Trustees, will be the featured speaker. Ceremonies will begin at 10 … Continue reading

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