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National Center for Arts Research white paper counters findings of the Devos Institute Study on Culturally Specific Arts Organizations

The National Center for Arts Research at SMU today released a white paper that examines the distinguishing characteristics of arts organizations that primarily serve Asian American, African American, and Hispanic/Latino communities. Insights based on measurable data discuss the operating contexts and unique challenges these organizations face.
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Jemez Landscape 150x120Long-term daily contact with Spanish missions triggered collapse of Native American populations in New Mexico. Continue reading →
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Dedman Scott Myers pterosaur Texas Cretaceous England fossilNorth America’s newest pterosaur is a Texan — and flying reptile’s closest cousin is English. Continue reading →
climate change, california, textbooks, sixth grade, Diego Roman, SMU, StanfordCalifornia 6th grade science books: Climate change a matter of opinion not scientific fact. Continue reading →

Earlier Research News

  • SMU Lyle School cyber defender Fred Chang named to National Academy of Engineering February 9, 2016
  • $2 million NIH grant to help team from SMU and U-Maryland develop pediatric asthma monitor November 3, 2015
  • Reading ability soars if young struggling readers get school’s intensive help immediately November 3, 2015
  • Survey finds executive cybersecurity decisions are evolving from compliance to proactive cyber-risk management October 27, 2015
  • New fossils intensify mystery of short-lived, toothy mammals unique to ancient North Pacific October 5, 2015
  • Top Quark: Precise particle measurement improves subatomic tool probing mysteries of universe September 28, 2015
  • SMU Tower Center, Latino Center for Leadership Development create new strategic policy institute September 16, 2015
  • Drugs behave as predicted in computer model of key protein, enabling cancer drug discovery September 8, 2015
  • Researchers discover new drug-like compounds that may improve odds for men battling prostate cancer September 8, 2015
  • SMU’s Deason Institute for Cyber Security and Raytheon partner for strategic cyber research August 24, 2015
  • SMU Lyle School’s Delores Etter named to prestigious ‘100 Inspiring Women in STEM’ list August 24, 2015
  • SMU chemist Nicolay Tsarevsky wins prestigious National Science Foundation Career Award August 11, 2015
  • Fermilab experiment observes change in neutrinos from one type to another over 500 miles August 7, 2015
  • Large genome-scale study finds Native American ancestors arrived in single migration wave July 21, 2015
  • Mustang Minute! Simmons researcher tests if video game motion capture can teach math July 21, 2015
  • $3.78 million awarded by Department of Defense to SMU STEM project for minority students July 16, 2015
  • Kennewick Man: genome sequence of 8,500-year-old skeleton solves scientific controversy June 18, 2015
  • At peak fertility, women who desire to maintain body attractiveness report they eat less June 1, 2015
  • SMU conference promotes technology, economics of geothermal production in oil and gas fields May 15, 2015
  • SMU seismology team to cooperate with state, federal scientists in study of May 7 Venus, Texas earthquake May 8, 2015
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