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SMU serves seniors as part of 2013 United Way campaign

SMU community members reached out to residents of C.C. Young Senior Living on Friday, Nov. 22, 2013. They played bingo and socialized with the seniors during a “Day of Impact” coordinated with the United Way of Metropolitan Dallas. The volunteers also presented SMU-themed game … Continue reading

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SMU Staff Association continues 2013 Holiday Toy Drive

The SMU Staff Association (SMUSA) is continuing its 2013 holiday toy drive for United Way partner Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center (DCAC). SMUSA is accepting nonviolent, unwrapped toys ranging from dolls and action figures and related accessories, to board and handheld games and puzzles. … Continue reading

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2013 United Way campaign continues with service to seniors Nov. 22

As SMU’s 2013 United Way campaign continues, faculty and staff members have even more opportunities to “Give, Advocate and Volunteer” in the Dallas community. • University community members will play games and socialize with residents of C.C. Young Senior Living at 4847 … Continue reading

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SMU ready to read for United Way; 2013 campaign ends Nov. 22

SMU faculty and staff members will help make Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013 a special day for DISD school children – and there’s still time to join the University volunteers who will visit Lorenzo de Zavala Elementary School at 3214 N. Winnetka Avenue, West Dallas, … Continue reading

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SMU reads for the United Way; 2012 campaign ends Dec. 31

SMU faculty and staff members celebrated a once-in-a-century day with DISD school children on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012. About 50 members of the University community visited Julian T. Saldivar Elementary School near Bachman Lake for Dallas Reads! 12-12-12. The participants read to and … Continue reading

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SMU Staff Association 2012 toy drive continues through Dec. 20

In keeping with annual tradition, the SMU Staff Association has organized a holiday drive to collect toys, games and other gifts for United Way partner Children’s Medical Center. The Staff Association is accepting nonviolent, unwrapped toys ranging from dolls and action … Continue reading

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SMU’s United Way drive exceeds goals, with room to grow in 2012

SMU’s 2011 United Way campaign ended with $70,723 raised, exceeding its fund-raising goal of $70,000. Now a different kind of campaign is set to begin – one to create service opportunities for faculty and staff members and build year-round awareness … Continue reading

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Calendar Highlights: Dec. 13, 2011

As the days dwindle down to a precious few, here are some notable dates for the end of 2011 and the beginning of 2012: Dec. 16: The Guildhall at SMU Cohort 14 Exhibition and Graduation, SMU-in-Plano. Paul Barnett, senior creative director of BioWare … Continue reading

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2011 United Way campaign ends Dec. 31, but awareness continues

SMU’s 2011 United Way campaign enters its final weeks with $61,000 raised toward a goal of $70,000. The official deadline is Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011 – but this year’s Campaign Committee plans to extend faculty and staff involvement with United … Continue reading

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SMUSA, Park ’N Pony create ‘Toys for Tickets’ holiday program

Campus community members with unpaid SMU parking tickets can save a fine and help make a child’s holiday season brighter, thanks to a partnership between the SMU Staff Association and the SMU Parking and ID Card Services Office (Park ’N Pony). … Continue reading

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