Category Archives: General

Shaq Attack

By Brie Strickland I still remember the day the Miami Heat signed Shaquille O’Neal. It was one of the greatest days because my parents jumped at the opportunity to get season tickets. Fast forward eight years and I’m get a … Continue reading

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I’m From Manhattan. Manhattan, Kansas That is…#TBT

By Andrew Galloway On this #ThrowBackThursday, I reflect back on the days at SMU way before Twitter and even (gasp) “The” Facebook.  Coming to SMU from Manhattan, Kansas in 2004 was, let’s say, a change of pace.  Apparently, and I … Continue reading

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Make your Destination SMU

By Brie Strickland The scariest time frame for any high school senior is the one in between submitting an application and the fateful day when a specially marked envelope is delivered. For those accepted there is a great sigh of … Continue reading

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#hipsterized

By Ramon Trespalacios What is being a hipster? I’ve always wondered, is it just not being mainstream? Going against the flow? Is it having a meager lifestyle?  Or just living life and acting without fear of judgment? In my opinion, … Continue reading

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Making Memories with George W. Bush

By Kevin Hess One of the groups that I’m involved in on campus recently had the opportunity to hear a “VIP Guest Speaker” before we all went to go see Sanjay Gupta give a Lecture as part of SMU’s Tate … Continue reading

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‘Twas the Night Before Finals…

By Billy Hightower ‘Twas the night before Finals, when all through the quad, Not a student was sleeping, not even the slobs; The red bull was drank by the engineers with haste, In hopes that winter break would come soon … Continue reading

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Senior Moment: Top 5 Favorites

By Anne Parker As a senior, I have accumulated many amazing memories at SMU! I have loved every single second I have spent here. It is hard to pick what my favorite things are, but I have five that definitely … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving from the Hilltop!

By Ryan Herrscher With Christmas break looming on the Horizon, Thanksgiving is the perfect time to look back and take some time to be thankful for all that we have.  I, for one, am extremely thankful for the opportunity to … Continue reading

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Staying Motivated: The Power of Freedom

By Brie Strickland I am by no means a morning person, so waking up before dawn three days a week is a daunting challenge. On mornings where my bed is extra snuggly I question why I signed up to take … Continue reading

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Mustang Pride

By Melody Davis SMU students are passionate about our school! One of my favorite ways to show Mustang Pride and give back to all that SMU gives me is by giving campus tours. How could you not want to wear … Continue reading

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