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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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Tune In: Spy-themed mini-movie is SMU’s 2011 Green Minute winner

A winner has been selected in SMU’s 2011 Green Minute Video Competition, and his name is Barnard…Lance Barnard. The first-year student from Sherman Oaks, California, took home the grand prize of an iPad2 for his “Mission: Possible”- themed Green Minute. In … Continue reading

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SMU student veterans to collect gifts for troops Nov. 11-12

In honor of Veterans Day, student veterans at SMU are collecting donations for holiday care packages for military members serving overseas. Items will be accepted 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11 in the Hughes-Trigg Commons and on Saturday, Nov. 12 on … Continue reading

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2011 Centennial Symposium examines ‘The University & the City’

Leaders in business, culture, education, politics and service from SMU, North Texas and across the nation will gather on the Hilltop for the University’s 2011 Centennial Symposium Nov. 10-11. Presentations and panel discussion will include topics such as educating a … 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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Meadows Wind Ensemble enjoys ‘An Evening With Genghis Barbie’ Oct. 14, 2011

The Meadows Wind Ensemble of SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts, under the direction of Jack Delaney, welcomes New York City’s “hottest classical, pop, rock, jazz, indie, alternative, punk, electro-acoustic ensemble” for a Friday evening show. The all-female French horn … Continue reading

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