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SMU Health Center adopts electronic health records system

The SMU Health Center is has adopted a new electronic health records system called “Point and Click.” The secure system will launch Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013. Now the standard for medical care, electronic health records have been shown to streamline and enhance … Continue reading

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SMU fossils, expertise to be an ongoing part of new Perot Museum

SMU faculty and students, the University’s Shuler Museum of Paleontology, and the SMU Innovation Gymnasium have teamed with the nation’s new premier museum of nature and science to provide everything from dinosaurs and sea turtles to technical assistance and advice. … Continue reading

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Veterans Day: Marine vet and daughter attend SMU together

When SMU senior Amie Kromis leaves her Political Communication seminar in Dallas Hall, her father is waiting outside the door for her. U.S. Marine Corps Master Gunnery Sergeant Thomas Kromis isn’t just there to spend some time with his daughter – … Continue reading

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Homecoming 2012 celebrates Centennial milestones and memories

SMU celebrates Homecoming 2012 with milestones and memories from its hundred-year history. The festivities take place Oct. 25-28 in locations all over campus. The celebration begins with the 2012 DAA Awards Thursday, Oct. 25 and continues through a weekend of picnics, … Continue reading

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Meadows Theatre explores Cloud Nine through Oct. 28, 2012

“Accepting people who are different and not dominating them or forcing them into particular social roles” is playwright Caryl Churchill’s message in her breakout 1979 work, Cloud Nine. SMU’s Meadows Theatre showcases that message in its second production of the season Oct. 24-28, … Continue reading

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SMU student event raises funds and awareness for the homeless

Mustang Heroes, an SMU organization dedicated to creating sustainable and engaging volunteer opportunities for students, recently hosted “Sleep in a Box” – an event to raise awareness of homelessness in the Dallas community. The Sept. 22, 2012 event raised approximately … Continue reading

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SMU joins North Texas Food Bank to ‘Stampede Against Hunger’

SMU students, faculty and staff will have a unique opportunity to fight regional hunger this fall through a new partnership with the North Texas Food Bank. The “Stampede Against Hunger” will build on SMU’s strong support for NTFB, connecting campus groups … Continue reading

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Guildhall students to host game test on main campus April 27

Master’s degree candidates from The Guildhall at SMU will bring their game projects to SMU’s main campus Friday, April 27 – and they’re looking for people to test-drive them. The Guildhall’s 2012 Capstone Game Test will take place 9:30 a.m.-12:30 … Continue reading

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Chaplain’s Office presents 2012 Peace & Justice honors April 25

Rev. Bruce Buchanan, associate pastor of community ministries in Dallas’ First Presbyterian Church, will receive SMU’s 2012 Robert O. Cooper Peace and Justice Fellowship during an 11:30 a.m. lunch and reception Wednesday, April 25, in the Hughes-Trigg Student Center Ballroom. He will … Continue reading

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For the Record: April 11, 2012

Anthony Cortese, Sociology, Dedman College, has published an entry, “Advertising” (pp. 8-13) in the Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Globalization, edited by George Ritzer (New York: Blackwell, 2012). He participated in The Social Construction of Femininity and Self-Objectification at the Pacific Sociological Association in San … Continue reading

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