An Open Letter: My SMU Experience

2014-05-05T14:39:42+00:00 May 28, 2014|General|

By Michael Saunders Hey guys my name is Michael Saunders and I am a senior double majoring in Philosophy and Spanish!  I am a Resident Assistant in the Hilltop Scholars Community and an active member on the Cheer team and Hip Hop Club.  This semester has absolutely flown by, partly because every semester seems to, [...]

Moody Magic: An Intern’s Perspective

2014-05-05T14:40:00+00:00 May 21, 2014|Athletics|

By Jeffery Jacobs This semester, I was fortunate enough to work as a Public Relations Intern with Southern Methodist University Athletic program. I started working on January 2nd as a volunteer construction worker for the Moody Coliseum. With only two days before the opening of the coliseum, it was imperative to make sure every tile [...]

Student Life Spotlight: Happy Birthday Peruna!

2014-05-05T14:40:09+00:00 May 14, 2014|Campus Life|

By Taylor Thompson Every spring SMU students emerge from class to find a huge carnival set up on Dallas Hall Lawn to celebrate Peruna’s birthday. He’s a pretty big deal around here, so we definitely go all out for him. The event is called Perunapalooza and is put on by Student Foundation, one of our [...]

The Time has Come: Graduation

2014-05-05T14:40:53+00:00 May 7, 2014|Campus Life|

By Margaret Ellen Crawford My four years of college are finally coming to a close. It is hard to believe that it's been so long since I first stepped on campus as a bright eyed and eager high school senior. I visited SMU in April and I immediately realized that SMU was an incredible school. [...]

Approaching the Semester’s End

2014-05-05T14:37:28+00:00 May 2, 2014|General|

By Adam Melson As the spring semester winds to an end, one obstacle lies in the way of students returning home, starting internships, and even graduating: final exam week. During this week, students will spend hours visiting with their professors and studying in SMU’s various libraries in order to prepare for the semester’s end. After [...]

May 1: Decision Day

2014-04-28T14:03:51+00:00 May 1, 2014|General|

By Ryan Herrscher Today is the day! If you were recently accepted into SMU, we hope that by now you have made the decision to join us here on our beautiful campus in Dallas, Texas. SMU is a wonderful school with abundant opportunities, and we think you are going to love it. You have a lot to look forward [...]