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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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Calendar Highlights: Commencement countdown 2012

The entire SMU community is preparing for Commencement 2012. Some major events at a glance: May 11-12: Class of 1962 Golden Reunion May 11: The Guildhall at SMU diploma presentation ceremony May 11: Baccalaureate and Rotunda Recessional May 12: Faculty Breakfast and Distinguished University Citizen … Continue reading

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SMU honors outstanding achievement at 2011-12 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 2012 Awards Extravaganza Monday, April 16. On the same day, the University honored its best students at … Continue reading

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SMU honors high achievement during 2012 spring ceremonies

As the 2011-12 academic year draws to a close, SMU celebrates with two ceremonies honoring some of its most distinguished faculty, staff and students. This year’s Honors Day Convocation and Awards Extravaganza take place on the afternoon and evening of Monday, April 16, 2012. Jodi Cooley, … Continue reading

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Open for lunch: SMU outlet hours during Spring Break 2012

Spring Break 2012 is here, and many campus food stops will take a brief vacation, too. SMU Dining Services has a complete summary of hours, dates and locations for the outlets that will be open for limited hours during the March hiatus. Download … Continue reading

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Spring forward: Daylight Saving Time 2012 begins March 11

U.S. Daylight Saving Time begins this Sunday, March 11, 2012, 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 correct time. > Get computer help from … Continue reading

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2012 Spring General Faculty Meeting scheduled for Jan. 25

The Spring 2012 General Faculty Reception and Meeting will take place Jan. 25 in the Hughes-Trigg Student Center Theater. A reception will begin at 3 p.m. in the the theater foyer, and the meeting will begin at 4 p.m. Note that the meeting is scheduled … Continue reading

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