Category Archives: General

Mustang Corral 2014: Who Will Win the Commons Cup?

By Carlyle Reid This year I got to re-live my experience at Mustang Corral as a leader. Mustang Corral is a summer orientation camp for all incoming First-Years to SMU. I was a leader for incoming students to my Residential … Continue reading

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An Open Letter: My SMU Experience

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 … Continue reading

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Approaching the Semester’s End

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 … Continue reading

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May 1: Decision Day

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 … Continue reading

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Spring Break en Panamá

By Shauna Davis This past Spring Break I had the opportunity to travel internationally with several SMU dance majors (and one engineer!).  The location was Panama and what brought us there was dance.  We worked with a group called Movement … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life…

By Laura Spitler A question we get fairly often as SMU Ambassadors is “what does a typical day look like for you?”  So I thought it might be fun to spell that out on here since it incorporates info about … Continue reading

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A Look Back on Spring Break

By Elishah Ramos For this past Spring Break I was fortunate enough to serve the Memphis community by working on the Mississippi River in river cleanup. Here at SMU, we have the option to participate in an Alternative Breaks program … Continue reading

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SMU Pom Squad: Bringing the Spirit

By Blake Ann Seeker It has been an honor and privilege to support SMU athletics this past year, as a member of the SMU Pom Squad.  What began with tryouts last May has lead the ‘pommies’ to march in parades, … Continue reading

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The Artsy Side of Life at SMU

By Shannon Conboy My favorite part about being at SMU as a Vocal Performance major is the balance I am able to maintain between focusing wholeheartedly on my training and being social and involved on campus. I’ve heard people speak … Continue reading

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Let’s Go To Taos!

By Taylor Corrigan With all of the endless opportunities SMU has to offer during the school year, the possibilities don’t end with the arrival of summer – the adventures are just beginning! For me, they are in Taos, New Mexico, … Continue reading

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