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A President’s Perspective

In an interview with SMU Magazine and The Daily Campus student newspaper, former President George W. Bush reflects on his hopes for the library, museum and institute, and the selection of SMU as the site of the Bush Center.

2018-03-28T11:56:02+00:00 June 30, 2013|

The Presidential Library And Museum By The Numbers

How many terabytes of electronic information does the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum house? An incredible 80 terabytes! Find out more fascinating facts about the nation's 13th Presidential library here ...

2018-03-28T12:24:28+00:00 June 30, 2013|

Presidential Libraries: How They Are Shaping The Future

Over the past half-century and more, presidential libraries have become our nation’s public squares beyond the confines of Washington’s Beltway. They are places where great minds gather to discuss, and, yes, often to debate the central political and cultural questions of our day.

2018-03-28T12:42:12+00:00 June 30, 2013|

SMU Joins Commemoration Of 50th Anniversary Of Assassination

Working in concert with the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum and The Sixth Floor Museum, SMU will present a series of public programs examining the legacy of President John F. Kennedy to commemorate the 50th anniversary of his assassination.

2014-03-04T11:43:14+00:00 June 30, 2013|

SMU Community Plays Vital Role In JFK Commemoration

The SMU community and JFK: Ruth Collins Sharp Altshuler '48 was appointed by Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlins to lead a blue-ribbon panel organizing the city's commemoration of the 50th anniversary of assassination. During this milestone anniversary year, collections held by SMU's DeGolyer Library shed light on how Dallas' leaders dealt with the tragedy.

2014-03-04T11:44:46+00:00 June 29, 2013|

Remembering JFK: Darwin Payne

Darwin Payne ’68 was a 26-year-old staff reporter assigned to the rewrite desk of the Dallas Times Herald when he was thrust into the heart of what remains one of this country’s most painful episodes.

2014-03-04T11:45:06+00:00 June 29, 2013|
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SMU Magazine

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