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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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SMU’s 9th annual Relay For Life scheduled for April 13-14, 2012

More than 2,000 SMU community members will walk all night to raise money and awareness for cancer research during the University’s 9th annual Relay For Life cancer fundraiser. The 2012 event takes place from 5 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Saturday, … Continue reading

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Marshall Terry to receive 2012 SMU Literati Award

Marshall Terry, the emeritus professor and alumnus affectionately known as “Mr. SMU,” will be honored with the Friends of the SMU Libraries Literati Award at the 2012 Tables of Content dinner Saturday, March 31. The celebration begins at 6 p.m. … Continue reading

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Three honored at 2012 Dedman College Celebration

Three outstanding members of the Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences community received awards March 20 during the 2012 Dedman College Celebration. Ernest Jouriles, professor and chair of psychology, was named Dedman Family Distinguished Professor. Jouriles is a noted researcher and expert on children’s … Continue reading

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Students put best work forward during 2012 Research Day Feb. 10

More than 80 SMU graduate students (and a select number of undergraduates) from a wide variety of disciplines will present their best work today as part of the University’s 2012 Research Day. All SMU faculty, staff members and students are encouraged … Continue reading

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Guildhall students, alumni name 2011’s top 10 video games

Ten cutting-edge games – ranging from the 3D exploits of Super Mario to the gritty combat of the Call of Duty series to a massive multiplayer experience set in a galaxy far, far away – have made The Guildhall at SMU‘s 2011 list of top video games … Continue reading

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