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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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Calendar Highlights: Dec. 4, 2012

Winter Break is nearly here – the end of 2012 (and beginning of 2013) at a glance: Dec. 3: Last day of instruction Dec. 4-5: Reading days Dec. 6-12: Examinations (no exams scheduled for Sunday) Dec. 14: The Guildhall at SMU Winter … Continue reading

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SMU-in-Taos now accepting Summer 2013 course proposals

SMU-in-Taos is now accepting course proposals for its 2013 Summer Terms with a deadline of Friday, Oct. 12, 2012. The course proposal form for Summer 2013 can used for proposals for the May, June and August Summer Terms. Submit the form and … Continue reading

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SMU J Term 2013 now accepting course proposals

SMU’s popular J Term program based at SMU-in-Plano is now accepting course proposals for its January 2013 session. The deadline for submissions is Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012. J Term instruction is done on an off-load basis and in addition to normal teaching loads for … Continue reading

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Robert Krout honored at Fall 2012 General Faculty Meeting

Robert Krout, director of Music Therapy in SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts, received The United Methodist Church University Scholar/Teacher of the Year Award for 2011-12 at the Fall 2012 General Faculty Meeting Wednesday, Aug. 22. The award was established … Continue reading

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2012 Fall General Faculty Meeting takes place Aug. 22

SMU President R. Gerald Turner will address the University faculty at the Fall General Faculty Meeting Aug. 22 in the Hughes-Trigg Student Center. The meeting will begin at 3:45 p.m. in the Hughes-Trigg Theater, following a reception beginning at 3 p.m. in the Theater … Continue reading

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SMU prepares for 2012 Commencement May 11-12

SMU observes its 97th Commencement May 11-12 with events for students, faculty, alumni and the entire community. Former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will speak at the all-University ceremony at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, May 12 in Moody Coliseum and will receive an honorary Doctor of … Continue reading

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