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SMU Video: Highlights from Centennial Family Weekend

SMU families from around the world celebrated Centennial Family Weekend 2015: Haunted on the Hilltop Oct. 30-Nov. 1. The weekend’s events were coordinated by SMU Student Foundation. Watch the video from SMU News.

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An important message from President Turner

The following message from President R. Gerald Turner was posted October 29, 2015, for the SMU community: Dear SMU community members: I am deeply concerned about the recent actions of two campus fraternities in planning and promoting an off-campus party … Continue reading

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SMU JanTerm moves to main campus in 2016

SMU JanTerm is moving from SMU-in-Plano to the University’s main campus in January 2016 – a move designed to make it even more convenient for undergraduates to add three credit hours during Winter Break. The 2016 Jan Term is scheduled for Jan. 4-13, and … Continue reading

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‘World-changing service, life-changing experience’ during Fall Break

Students, faculty and staff are making the most of Fall Break, October 10-13, to engage in service, travel and learning. SMU Alternative Breaks, in partnership with the Community Engagement & Leadership Center, is taking 70 students, as well as faculty … Continue reading

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SMU Video: Highlights from the Centennial Celebration

Watch highlights from SMU’s Centennial Celebration, including the Centennial Homecoming Parade and fireworks, in this video from SMU News’ Myles Taylor. Click here or on the video, right.

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Free flu shots available during SMU’s Fall 2015 clinics

The SMU Health Center has scheduled several free flu shot clinics for October and November 2015. Clinics will take place at various places around the main campus, as well as the East Campus and SMU-in-Plano. All clinics are open to students and benefit-eligible … Continue reading

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SMU publishes Annual Security and Fire Safety Report

The following message from President R. Gerald Turner was sent to the campus community on October 1, 2015, regarding SMU’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report: SMU is committed to maintaining an educational environment that supports safety and well-being through … Continue reading

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SMU reaches $1 billion campaign goal

SMU Unbridled: The Second Century Campaign has reached its $1 billion goal ahead of schedule, raising unprecedented funding for scholarships, academic positions and programs, facilities and other enhancements to campus life. Watch videos from the Celebration, including a birthday greeting … Continue reading

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SMU to celebrate 100th birthday during Homecoming

SMU’s opening on Sept. 28, 1915, was proclaimed a “day of jubilation.” This year’s “Hundredth on the Hilltop” Homecoming celebration, Sept. 23-26, also will draw a jubilant crowd to “Pony Up!” and party down at history-making events. “This promises to be the biggest Homecoming ever,” says Peter Lodwick ’77, ’80, … Continue reading

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‘Station Eleven’ author to present lecture at SMU

Emily St. John Mandel, author of Station Eleven, the 2015 SMU Reads selection, will present a free lecture at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9, at McFarlin Auditorium. The community is invited to attend. SMU students are reading the book as part … Continue reading

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