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A Monday Celebration of Lights kicks off SMU’s 2013 holiday season

The holiday season goes into high gear at SMU with a rare weekday observance of one of the University’s most beloved annual traditions. Celebration of Lights 2013 is scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 2 on the Main Quad. The celebration … Continue reading

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Double bookstore discounts for 2013 Faculty/Staff Appreciation Days

Get a jump on your holiday shopping: The SMU Bookstore is offering University faculty and staff members an extra 10% off – a 20% total discount – all regular-price items during 2013 Faculty and Staff Appreciation Days. From Thursday, Nov. 21 through Sunday, … Continue reading

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Order Thanksgiving treats from SMU Catering by Nov. 22, 2013

The holidays are here again, and once again SMU Catering is creating a selection of pies, cakes, cookies and breads to make your Thanksgiving feast that much easier to prepare. This year’s treats include pumpkin, apple streusel, chocolate icebox and Jack Daniel’s chocolate … Continue reading

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Help create SMU’s 2013 holiday book list

Attention all authors: The SMU Office of News and Communications wants your book news. And for 2013, it’s easier than ever to send it in. Faculty and staff authors are asked to submit information on their general-interest books – no … Continue reading

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Order your 2013 SMU holiday cards by Friday, Nov. 15

SMU’s official 2013 holiday card is now on sale – but not for long. Quantities are limited, so place your order by 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15. This year’s card features an image of Dallas Hall and the Main Quad decorated … Continue reading

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Campus celebrates Veterans Day 2013

Veterans Day 2013 is Monday, Nov. 11, and SMU will honor its military vets in many ways this week: • SMU’s Maguire Center for Ethics and Public Responsibility will present SMU Veteran lapel pins to all University vets – students, … Continue reading

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SMU scares up some fun during Halloween Week 2013

It’s almost Halloween – seek out some scary fun at these campus activities: • The SMU Center on Communities and Education sponsors a free screening of the 1988 Halloween classic “Beetlejuice” for Scary Movie Night at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29 on the Clements … 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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Tune In: Happy holidays from SMU, 2012 edition

Myles Taylor of SMU News captures highlights of SMU holiday traditions in this video, from Celebration of Lights and the Advent Worship Service to the Trains at NorthPark Center. Click the YouTube screen to watch, or click here to open … Continue reading

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The Guildhall at SMU names its top 10 games for 2012

The Guildhall at SMU has named 10 state-of-the-art titles – ranging from the epic adventures of a Disney icon to the American Revolution seen through an assassin’s eyes – to its 2012 Top 10 Video Games list. Epic Mickey 2: The … Continue reading

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