Garrett Haake ’07

Garrett Haake, an Emmy-winning reporter and multimedia journalist, joined WUSA9 in Washington, D.C., as a reporter in March 2015. Haake

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#GoinDancing: Mustangs To Play UCLA In NCAA Tournament March 19

#GoinDancing: Mustangs To Play UCLA In NCAA Tournament March 19

On the heels of its first regular season championship since 1993 and its first conference tournament championship since 1988, the SMU men’s basketball team earned a No. 6 seed in the South Region when the pairings for this season’s NCAA Tournament were announced on Sunday. The Mustangs will face No. 11 seed UCLA on Thursday at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Kentucky.

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SMU Alumni Remember 1965 Civil Rights March As 2015 Trip Heads To Selma

SMU Alumni Remember 1965 Civil Rights March As 2015 Trip Heads To Selma

When 50 SMU students climbed aboard a chartered bus and van on Friday, March 6, bound for Selma, Alabama, they followed the legacy of 50 other SMU undergraduate and Perkins School of Theology students who rode through the night to meet Martin Luther King, Jr. and hundreds of civil rights marchers in Montgomery, Alabama, March 25, 1965.

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Alison R. Griffin ’98

Alison R. Griffin ’98

Alison R. Griffin has been named senior vice president, external and government relations, but USA Funds. Since joining the firm

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Hands-on History: Political Science Students Conduct Supreme Court Research In The Library Of Congress

Hands-on History: Political Science Students Conduct Supreme Court Research In The Library Of Congress

Over spring break, students in the University Honors Program political science class “The Supreme Court Seminar” are spending six days in Washington, D.C., doing original research in the papers of former Supreme Court Justices housed in the Library of Congress. Read about their experiences on the SMU Adventures blog.

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Tiffany Hoffman ’12

Tiffany Hoffman ’12

Tiffany Hoffman was crowned Miss La Mesa 2015 in a scholarship pageant in Santee, California, on March 6. Hoffman earned

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SMU Alumna Whitney Wolfe ’11 Launches ‘Sadie Hawkins’ Of Dating Apps

SMU Alumna Whitney Wolfe ’11 Launches ‘Sadie Hawkins’ Of Dating Apps

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From The Pocket Watch To The Smart Watch: SMU’s Alexis McCrossen Talks Timepieces

From The Pocket Watch To The Smart Watch: SMU’s Alexis McCrossen Talks Timepieces

Alexis McCrossen, professor of U.S. cultural and social history at SMU and author of Marking Modern Times: A History of Clocks, Watches, and other Timekeepers in American Life, discussed the history of timepieces with host John Hockenberry on the “The Takeaway” radio program.

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Power Broker Profile: SMU Alumnus Dave Anderson

Power Broker Profile: SMU Alumnus Dave Anderson

D Magazine calls SMU alumnus Dave Anderson a “real estate rock star.” Anderson is the No. 1 industrial broker in North America for CBRE, the largest commercial real estate firm in the world. Anderson says he instantly fell in love with SMU during a high school tour.

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SMU Alumnus David Bennett ’01 To Lead San Diego Opera

SMU Alumnus David Bennett ’01 To Lead San Diego Opera

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