Mustang Minute: Peruna Paint Project

SMU students and alumni give back to the community through the Peruna Paint Project at Lee A. McShan Elementary School in northeastern Dallas on April 11, 2015. This is the second Peruna Paint Project, done to encourage students to think about college and inspire them toward future opportunities.

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Mustang MInute! Women’s Symposium 2015

The SMU Women’s Symposium celebrated its 50th anniversary March 4 with an examination of women’s progress through the last 50 years. Featured speaker was Lilly Ledbetter, namesake of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009 and an advocate for gender wage equality.

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Mustang Minute: NCAA Tournament Bound

For the first time since 1993, the Mustangs are in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. The players, band and cheerleaders left Tuesday — amid cheering fans — for the KFC Yum Center in Louisville, Kentucky, where they will face UCLA at 2:10 p.m. Thursday.

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Mustang Minute: Research Day 2015

SMU science and engineering students showcase their hard work and projects at Research Day 2015. The goal of this event, held on Feb. 25, was to foster communication between students in different disciplines, give students the opportunity to present their work in a professional setting, and share the outstanding research being conducted at SMU with their peers and industry professionals from the greater Dallas community. Click here to learn more and see a list of Research Day winners.

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Mustang Minute: Guildhall at SMU welcomes Square Enix

Gaming giant Square Enix® recently launched a national tour at The Guildhall at SMU. The tour included special lectures for college students to learn directly from the company’s experienced Tokyo development team members. The lectures featured Yusuke Naora and Kazuyuki Ikumori, who met with Guildhall students and guests to share their personal experiences in the digital entertainment and video game industries.

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Mustang Minute: Civil Rights Pilgrimage

Following in the footsteps of SMU students who went to Alabama in 1965 to march in support Civil Rights.

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Mustang Minute: AAC Champions

SMU Men’s Basketball won the American Athletic Conference regular-season championship on Sunday, its first league title in 22 years.

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Mustang Minute: Heart for a Vet

SMU Veterans opened their hearts on Valentines Day.

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Mustang Minute: SMU opens new tennis complex

SMU dedicated its new 45,000-square-foot tennis complex February 20, opening a competition-level facility for practice, training and tournament play. The complex will be home to SMU’s top-ranked men’s and women’s tennis teams and will provide a premier venue for tennis fans. Read more.

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Mustang Minute: SMU Freshman’s Big Money Shot!

SMU First-Year Student Shameek Malviya hit a shot from half-court Feb. 14, 2015, at ESPN’s College GameDay in Moody Coliseum to win $18,000. The shot came on his seventh attempt with just one second left to go on the clock. Participants are given 18 seconds to make a basket from half-court and win the prize, courtesy of State Farm.

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