Tag Archives: SMU

$5 million gift will help renovate SMU’s Memorial Health Center

SMU’s 52-year-old Memorial Health Center is set to receive a major upgrade, and it will be renamed in honor of the distinguished Dallas pediatrician and University alumnus whose foundation is making it possible. The Dr. Bob and Jean Smith Foundation … Continue reading

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SMU VP Lori White appointed to national sustainability board

Lori White, SMU’s vice president for student affairs, has been appointed to the board of directors of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) – a national organization that provides sustainability resources for campus engagement, education … Continue reading

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Tune In: Keeping the dream alive at Unity Walk 2012

SMU President R. Gerald Turner and Vice President for Student Affairs Lori White joined student leaders, faculty, staff and administrators for SMU’s 2012 Unity Walk on Wednesday, Jan. 18. The walk is an integral event in the University’s annual Dream Week, … Continue reading

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SACS reaffirms SMU’s accreditation at 2011 meeting

SMU received full reaffirmation of its accreditation at the annual meeting of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) Dec. 5, 2011, in Orlando. Provost Paul Ludden made the announcement to faculty and staff members in an e-mail message dated … Continue reading

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Extra: SMU honors outstanding achievement in 2010-11 awards ceremonies

SMU faculty, staff, administrators and students were recognized with teaching awards, service honors and the University’s highest commendation, the “M” Award, at the 2011 Awards Extravaganza April 11. On the same day, the University honored its best students at the … Continue reading

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SMU students stand up for Texas Tuition Equalization Grants

SMU students who receive Texas state tuition assistance are speaking up against proposed budget cuts that could jeopardize the grant program that provides the funds. The Tuition Equalization Grant (TEG) program provides financial aid to students attending 42 private Texas … Continue reading

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SMU joins partnership for West Dallas redevelopment

SMU has announced that it will work in partnership with community organizations in helping to rebuild the urban area of West Dallas. Under plans currently being developed, SMU will partner with Dallas Faith Communities Coalition and the West Dallas Education … Continue reading

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SAE fraternity placed on deferred suspension

After two years of investigation into the tragic death of Jacob Stiles on Dec. 2, 2006, in the SAE fraternity house, SMU has concluded that the use of illegal drugs by members of the fraternity was not isolated to the … Continue reading

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Tune In: Student conduct, student responsibility

SMU community members who have questions regarding the recent suspension of the Beta Lambda Chapter of Kappa Alpha Order at SMU can see an interview with Vice President for Student Affairs Lori White, conducted by Anna Martinez of SMU News. … Continue reading

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For the Record: Feb. 5, 2009

Lori White, Vice President for Student Affairs, has been nominated as a Pillar of the Profession by the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) and the NASPA Foundation “in recognition of her many years of outstanding service to higher … Continue reading

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