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SMU recognized by U.S. Department of Homeland Security for antiterrorism preparedness, effectiveness under the SAFETY Act

The SMU Police Department & Emergency Management Program has been recognized by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for antiterrorism preparedness and effectiveness. In the process, SMU has become the first university in the United States to receive the SAFETY Act … Continue reading

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SMU Health Center offers flu shots ahead of Spring Term 2014

SMU’s Memorial Health Center has dedicated afternoon hours this week to offer flu shots for students, faculty and staff members. The Spring 2014 term begins Friday, Jan. 17. Faculty, staff and students can update their inoculations from 1-2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8 … Continue reading

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Check the forecast, then check SMU’s inclement weather policy

It’s that time of year when weather conditions may cause schools and businesses to close early or open late. And even when it’s unseasonably warm, Texas weather can change in an instant. When conditions warrant closing or delays, SMU has procedures … Continue reading

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2013 Clery Report now available online

SMU is committed to fostering a secure learning and working environment for our campus community.  As part of that commitment, the SMU Police Department prepares and distributes an annual security report for the University’s main campus, the SMU-in-Plano campus and the SMU-in-Taos campus. This … Continue reading

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SMU’s Fall 2013 flu shot clinics begin Sept. 25

SMU’s Memorial Health Center has scheduled several Fall 2013 flu shot clinics for September and October, beginning Wednesday, Sept. 25 in Dedman Center for Lifetime Sports. Clinics will take place at various places around the main campus, as well as at the East Campus … Continue reading

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Campus law enforcement accreditation team to visit SMU

An invited team of assessors from the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA) will examine all aspects of SMU Police Department policy, procedures, management, operation and support services in September, SMU Police Chief Rick Shafer announced today. The … Continue reading

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Fall 2012 flu shots still available during Health Center clinic hours

Flu shot clinics are done for the Fall 2012 term, but SMU faculty, staff and students can still get their annual injections at the University’s Memorial Health Center, while supplies last, through Friday, Dec. 14, 2012. Health Center hours are 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. … Continue reading

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2012 Clery Act report now available online

SMU is committed to fostering a secure learning and working environment for our campus community.  As part of that commitment, the SMU Police Department prepares and distributes an annual security report for the University’s main campus, the SMU-in-Plano campus and the SMU-in-Taos campus. This … Continue reading

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SMU Health Center schedules Fall 2012 flu shot clinics

The SMU Health Center has scheduled 9 flu shot clinics for Fall 2012 on the University’s main campus and East Campus, and at SMU-in-Plano. The University offers free flu shots for all SMU students and benefit-eligible faculty, staff, retirees and retiree spouses. … Continue reading

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Campus Alert: Possible gas leak on main campus

LAST UPDATE, 11:05 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 11: Evacuation lifted for northeast area of main campus near Airline and Dyer. Normal operations, including all classes, are being resumed following a report of a possible gas leak. UPDATE, 10:15 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. … Continue reading

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