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Celebration of Lights makes holidays bright

SMU will brighten the holiday season at its annual lighting ceremony, Celebration of Lights, at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 28, on the Main Quad. The ceremony will feature student musicians performing songs of the season, SMU President R. Gerald Turner … Continue reading

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SMU graduate awarded prestigious Marshall Scholarship

SMU graduate Rahfin Faruk has received a prestigious Marshall Scholarship. The highly selective scholarship is awarded each year to up to 40 intellectually distinguished Americans to advance knowledge in the scholars’ chosen fields and to promote understanding of Britain. Faruk earned … Continue reading

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Students to serve across North Texas for Stampede of Service

On Saturday, November 12, SMU community members will serve at nonprofit organizations across North Texas as part of Stampede of Service, a campus-wide community service day. Stampede of Service is organized by SMU’s Community Engagement and Leadership Center (CEL), in … Continue reading

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Supporting student well-being and academic progress

The following information is provided by Deanie Kepler, director of Parent and Family Programs, and Christi Contreras, director of Parent Giving: The end of the fall semester and the holiday season are quickly approaching. As students begin to prepare for … Continue reading

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Come home to SMU Homecoming Nov. 3-6

Mustang Band members are practicing Big Band tunes for Pigskin Revue, construction is underway on parade floats, and Mustang football players are aiming for a victory over Memphis. Time to load up the car and come home to SMU Nov. … Continue reading

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Mustang Minute: The Great Crumpkin

Each year at Halloween, SMU’s Crum Residential Commons hosts The Great Crumpkin, a campus wide celebration filled with pumpkins, food, music, fellowship, fright and fun. Watch this and other Mustang Minute videos at blog.smu.edu/mustangminute/

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SMU students follow the race for the White House

As the race between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump nears its end, students at SMU have been following the campaigns through a class on “Presidential Elections and American Politics” and through debate watch parties. Early voting: SMU hosts early … Continue reading

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Dr. Bob Smith Health Center offers free flu shots

The Dr. Bob Smith Health Center has scheduled several free flu shot clinics, open to students and benefit-eligible faculty, staff, SMU retirees and retiree spouses: Oct. 6 – 2-6 p.m., Dedman Law School Oct. 10 – 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Loyd All Sports Center … Continue reading

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Tune in: Family Weekend 2016, “Home in the Heart of Texas”

SMU Family Weekend, with a theme of “Home in the Heart of Texas,” was Sept. 23-25, 2016. View a slideshow and watch a video from the weekend, which brought together Mustang families from around the world.

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Touring the new Dr. Bob Smith Health Center

SMU dedicated the new Dr. Bob Smith Health Center for students in September. In this new video, student Raven Harding tours the 33,000-square-foot facility located in the heart of campus and speaks to the professionals who provide medical and counseling … Continue reading

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