Monthly Archives: December 2014

Mustang Minute! Pet Therapy

A team of registered therapy dogs from Paws Across Texas were at SMU’s Fondren Library Center on Dec. 8, 2014, to help ease the stress of upcoming finals. Research has shown that spending 5 to 24 minutes with a calm dog … Continue reading

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Mustang Minute! Dr. Bob Smith Health Center Groundbreaking

SMU broke ground Dec. 5, 2014, on the new Dr. Bob Smith Health Center, a 33,000-square-foot facility designed to provide comprehensive outpatient health care to SMU’s more than 11,000 students on an ongoing basis throughout the school year.

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Mustang Minute: 2014 Celebration of Lights

SMU kicked off the 2014 holiday season with one of the University’s most beloved annual traditions — the Celebration of Lights — on Dec. 1 on the Main Quad. The celebration featured than 140,000 decorative lights, luminarias lining the sidewalks, musicians … Continue reading

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Mustang Minute: SMU Welcomes New Football Head Coach

On Dec. 1, 2014, SMU announced that Chad Morris had been named the Head Football Coach of the Mustangs. Morris arrives on the Hilltop after five seasons as an offensive coordinator on the collegiate level and 16 seasons as a Texas … Continue reading

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Actor Brian Baumgartner ’95 returns to SMU

Well-known for his character “Kevin” on the Emmy-winning television series The Office, actor Brian Baumgartner ’95 returned to SMU for Homecoming weekend, meeting with students for Q&A’s, serving as Homecoming Parade grand marshal and attending the SMU vs. Lamar men’s basketball game … Continue reading

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