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SMU Junior Awarded Prestigious Truman Scholarship

SMU junior Rahfin Faruk has been named a 2014 Truman Scholar. The prestigious and highly competitive national scholarship recognizes college students who are “change agents,” with outstanding leadership potential and a commitment to public service careers. Faruk was one of … Continue reading

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Founders’ Day Weekend Celebrates Year of the Faculty

SMU’s Founders’ Day Weekend, April 10-13, shined a spotlight on the University’s faculty as the centennial celebration of the Year of the Faculty gains momentum on the Hilltop. Faculty salute SMU President R. Gerald Turner honored the University’s faculty during … Continue reading

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Students Say Thank You!

Students showed appreciation to donors for the support that makes their education possible. Watch the video here, or by clicking on the movie frame at right.

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SMU to Celebrate Founders’ Day Weekend

Founders’ Day Weekend, April 10-13, offers SMU families an opportunity to connect with SMU students, parents, professors and alumni. This year’s event occurs during the centennial celebration of the Year of the Faculty and features many ways to engage with … Continue reading

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Thanks for a Great Season, SMU Basketball

Minnesota defeated SMU 65-63 to win the NIT Championship Thursday night at Madison Square Garden. Watch a thank-you video from SMU News’ Myles Taylor. Read more from SMU Athletics. See slideshows of the Mustangs in New York. Tweet your SMU … Continue reading

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SMU Relay for Life Team Wins First Place for Cancer Fundraising

SMU’s Relay For Life team won first place among the top 25 collegiate relay teams by raising more than $29,000 in pledges in a 72-hour fundraising event to benefit the American Cancer Society. Following up on the pledges, SMU will … Continue reading

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Finishing the Right Way: Mustangs to Battle for NIT Championship

The Mustangs defeated Clemson 65-59 in Madison Square Garden in New York on Tuesday to earn a spot in the National Invitation Tournament championship game. SMU will take on Minnesota on Thursday at 7 p.m. Eastern, 6 p.m. Central. Tickets for Thursday … Continue reading

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New York, New York: SMU Men’s Basketball is in the NIT Final 4

The Mustangs topped Cal 67-65 to go to the NIT Final 4 at New York City’s Madison Square Garden on April 1. Read more from SMU Athletics. Parents are invited to join alumni at watch parties around the country, beginning … Continue reading

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Gift to Support SMU Residential Commons

Harlan and Katherine Raymond Crow of Dallas have committed $5 million toward the construction of the Kathy Crow Commons in SMU’s new Residential Commons complex, scheduled to open in fall 2014. Mrs. Crow is a member of the SMU Board … Continue reading

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SMU Announces 2014 Football Schedule

SMU today announced its highly-anticipated 2014 football schedule. The slate is highlighted by six games on the SMU campus, including Ford Stadium match-ups with Texas A&M and TCU. Other 2014 visitors to Ford Stadium will be American Athletic Conference foes Cincinnati, … Continue reading

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