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Students Serving and Conducting Research during Spring Break

During spring break 2014, many SMU students, faculty and staff are using their time off to serve communities around the country, to study issues such as civil rights and human rights, and to experience the great outdoors. Trips during the … Continue reading

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SMU’s Research Day Reflects Variety of Interests

SMU graduate and undergraduate students presented results of ongoing and completed SMU-based research on Feb. 26, in Hughes-Trigg Student Center. See a slide show from Research Day 2014  Read a list of winners and participants  This annual event fosters communication between students in different … Continue reading

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Dallas Glows Red and Blue for SMU Basketball

Buildings in Dallas and elsewhere have been lighted in red and blue for Mustang basketball victories. Watch this video from SMU News. Learn more about the men’s and women’s next games on Gameday Central.

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SMU Celebrates Year of the Faculty in 2014

In 2014, as part of its Second Century Celebration, SMU is commemorating the Year of the Faculty, marking the extraordinary contributions of the University’s esteemed faculty as researchers, teachers and University citizens. Throughout the year the Year of the Faculty … Continue reading

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Parents Asked to Be Aware of Potential Phone Scam

SMU parents and grandparents are asked to be aware that a nationwide phone and email scam has been targeting grandparents for several years. An SMU Mothers’ Club member has reported that her parents recently received a call seeking money, supposedly to help … Continue reading

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Weather Update: SMU Is Open Friday, February 7

The University is open today, February 7, for normal business operations and classes are being held as scheduled. Following is information from the SMU Weather Policy: When conditions warrant closing or delays, SMU has procedures in place to ensure that students, … Continue reading

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Moody Magic Is Back

The SMU Men’s and Women’s basketball teams played their first games in the renovated Moody Coliseum on Jan. 4, 2014. Moody and the new Miller Event Center opened with formal ceremonites at the December Commencement Convocation on Dec. 21, 2013. The Men’s Basketball team won … Continue reading

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Students Shine in 2014 Engaged Learning Week

SMU’s 2014 Engaged Learning Week puts student achievement front and center with open houses, exhibitions, performances and presentations from the University’s 2013-14 Engaged Learning Fellows. This year’s event takes place Feb. 5-7 and is designed to help students learn more about expanding their education … Continue reading

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Last Chance for 2014 Senior Yearbook Photos

Now is the time for seniors to take graduation cap and gown photos for the 2014 Rotunda yearbook. Appointments are being accepted now for the week of Monday, Feb. 3, through Saturday, Feb. 8. Photos are being taken in Portico … Continue reading

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Ask Deanie: How Can My Student Kick-Start the New Term?

There is no better time than the start of a new year and new term for your student to fully and honestly assess how the first semester went. Were they satisfied or disappointed with their grades from the first semester? … Continue reading

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