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Site Spotlight: SMU remembers JFK, 50 years later

Reporters and researchers from around the world have visited SMU this year as Dallas prepares for the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy’s assassination on Friday, Nov. 22, 2013. They’ve worked with faculty experts; examined archived speeches, sermons and letters … Continue reading

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SMUSA’s Fall 2013 Staff Day takes place Oct. 31

University staff members can learn more about everything from consumer rights in identity-theft cases to the new Residential Commons during SMU Staff Day Thursday, Oct. 31 in the Hughes-Trigg Student Center lower level. The event will feature a 50-year perspective on the Kennedy … Continue reading

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2013 Sammons Lecture explores how JFK’s death changed media

A panel of distinguished Texas journalists, including a longtime SMU professor, will share their insights during the 14th annual Rosine Smith Sammons Lecture in Media Ethics. The program marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy … Continue reading

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Vincent Gover becomes first SMU Student Composer-in-Residence

ENVISO (formerly the Irving Symphony) and the Division of Music in SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts have launched a unique partnership in which a Meadows music composition student will be selected to serve each year as a composer-in-residence with … Continue reading

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