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SMU receives $45 million gift from the Meadows Foundation

The Meadows Foundation, Inc. has pledged $45 million to SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts and the Meadows Museum, the largest single gift in SMU history. With this commitment, The Meadows Foundation has provided more than $100 million to the … Continue reading

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SMU Dedicates New Residential Commons Complex

SMU dedicated its new Residential Commons complex May 9, enabling all first-year and sophomore students to live on campus and launching the Residential Commons model campus-wide. The $146 million complex is the largest capital project in SMU’s history, part 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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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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DMN Editorial Praises SMU’s Academic Rise, Increasing Diversity

SMU received high praise for its increasing diversity and academic excellence in an editorial published in The Dallas Morning News’ Monday, Sept. 23, 2013 edition. The paper describes the entering-class average SAT score of 1302 as “part of SMU’s sometimes-overlooked academic rise. The … Continue reading

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