MoMac Attack

An update from Dr. Mark Kerins, Faculty in Residence (FiR) for the Morrison-McGinnis Residential Community: This is an exciting week for the Residential Commons system, with Wednesday’s housing expo giving students a chance to learn about the various RCs and then housing selection happening next Monday and Tuesday. So a week from now we’ll have the first half of new MoMac residents chosen, with the other half being first-years coming to SMU this fall. The focus of the MoMac leadership team – now expanded from myself, Liz (our RCD), and our RCLC members to include our RAs – over the last couple weeks (including spring break) was getting materials together for the housing expo. We put together a pretty cool [...]

2014-03-19T09:42:26+00:00 March 19th, 2014|SMU Faculty in Residence|

The RCLC and Me

An update from Meaghan, a member of the Residential Commons Leadership Corps and a second-year student triple majoring in Environmental Science with an Earth Science emphasis, Geology, and Chemistry, while triple minoring in Math, English, and Environmental Engineering. “Be the change you wish to see in the world.” -Mahatma Gandhi Meaghan enthusiastically supports her community wearing hear Mary Hay Commons T-Shirt For a first year coming to a new school, leaving home for the first time without knowing anyone at school, a new school can be terrifying. For me, the first few months were no different. My roommate last year already had her niche when she came to SMU, fitting in with her friend-group from high school. I, however, didn't have [...]

2013-10-22T10:14:12+00:00 September 26th, 2013|Residential Commons Leadership Corps|