August Commencement Convocation- August 15, 2020

SMU NEWS DATE: Saturday, August 15, 2020 TIME: 8:00 a.m., rain or shine, Gates Open: 6:30 a.m. LOCATION: Gerald J. Ford Stadium, 5800 Ownby Drive, Dallas, TX 75205 August Commencement Convocation (postponed from May 2020) On Saturday morning, the All-University Commencement Convocation will assemble graduates and candidates from all of SMU’s schools and professional programs. Commencement speakers will offer their congratulations to our newest class of graduates, an Honorary Degree will be bestowed on Mr. Max Glauben, and President Turner will re-confer your degrees. Graduates and candidates will cross the stage and have their names announced. Elements of the Baccalaureate Service will be included. Candidate and guest tickets are required for entry into Ford Stadium, and a reservation is required to obtain a ticket. Graduates and candidates [...]

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Watch as Dedman College faculty and staff join together to congratulate the 2020 grads

"We are especially proud to be welcoming you to the Dedman College alumni community." -Thomas DiPiero, Dean, Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences WATCH https://youtu.be/gLmOCgyIWDE

Help us shine a virtual spotlight on the #2020DedmanCollegeGrads!🎓

All you have to do is post to your favorite social network (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube), tag us @SMUDedman and add the hashtag #2020DedmanCollegeGrads. Be creative and share your favorite SMU memories, give shoutouts to your favorite Dedman College professors and let us know your future career plans. Need some examples? Check out the social wall here: smu.edu/DedmanVirtualYearbook Don't forget the #2020DedmanCollegeGrads and keep coming back to visit the smu.edu/DedmanVirtualYearbook so you can see what your friends are posting. We can't wait to hear from you!

SMU spring commencement postponed to August 15

SMU News Originally Posted: April 2, 2020 Please watch this message from Dr. Turner announcing a postponement of SMU’s spring commencement to Saturday, August 15, 2020. Although the ceremony date is moving, you will still receive your degree on May 16th. Transcripts with your degree will be available in early June and your diploma will be mailed to you. Watch

Congratulations to the 921 undergraduate students who made Honor Roll!

SMU Division of Enrollment Services Originally Posted: Feb. 20, 2020 Out of 6,611 degree seeking undergraduate students, 312 met the Honor Roll with High Distinction criteria, 305 met the Honor Roll with Distinction criteria and 304 met the Honor Roll criteria. The Honor Roll can be viewed on-line and printed from a PDF at http://smu.edu/honorroll

By | 2020-02-20T14:47:39-08:00 February 20th, 2020|Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences, Undergraduate News|Comments Off on Congratulations to the 921 undergraduate students who made Honor Roll!

Congrats, Class of 2019!

SMU News Originally Posted: May 16, 2019 These are quotes from a SMU News article in May 2019. To read the full article: CLICK HERE “What sets SMU apart from other schools is the ability to pursue multiple majors and experience a strong academic program while exploring various interests. Fusing my majors cultivated my creativity and ingenuity.” MEREDITH BURKE ’19, ’20, triple major in mechanical engineering, art and math, secured a full-time position at Raytheon as a software engineer and will work on her master’s in mechanical engineering at SMU. “At SMU, I was able to forge my own path. Thanks to the human rights program, I’ve also made lasting connections that have enabled me to expand the scope of work I’ve been doing. I’ve been [...]

By | 2019-05-23T06:42:36-07:00 May 20th, 2019|Anthropology, Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences, Dedman College Research, Events, Undergraduate News|Comments Off on Congrats, Class of 2019!

December Rotunda Recessional

SMU News Originally Posted: December 10, 2018 The December Rotunda Recessional is at 4:45 p.m. on Friday, December 14th  Watch the ceremony live @ www.smu.edu/live One of the University's most symbolic traditions is the Rotunda Passage, which includes both a processional and recessional. Many students begin their lives at SMU by processing through the Rotunda of Dallas Hall to Opening Convocation held in McFarlin Auditorium, symbolizing their entrance to SMU. At the end of their time at SMU, students will recess back through the Rotunda at the conclusion of the Baccalaureate Service held the evening before May Commencement. It is a symbolic departure from campus and out into their future as the newest members of the SMU Alumni family. The Rotunda Passage also recognizes the importance [...]

By | 2018-12-10T08:41:55-08:00 December 14th, 2018|Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences|Comments Off on December Rotunda Recessional

December Commencement Convocation is Saturday, December 15

SMU News Originally Posted: December 10, 2018 December Commencement is at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, December 15th. Watch the ceremony live @ www.smu.edu/live. On Saturday morning, the all-University Commencement Convocation assembles degree candidates from all of SMU's schools and professional programs. The ceremony takes place in Moody Coliseum on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. Students and faculty, dressed in academic regalia, enter the coliseum to grand processional music. Each graduate walks across the stage and is individually recognized. Doctoral candidates are hooded, the President confers degrees and a formal address is delivered. The ceremony lasts approximately two hours. READ MORE Schedule of events can be found here: https://www.smu.edu/EnrollmentServices/Registrar/AcademicCeremonies/DecemberCommencement/ScheduleForTheDay

By | 2018-12-10T10:15:51-08:00 December 13th, 2018|Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences, Events, Undergraduate News|Comments Off on December Commencement Convocation is Saturday, December 15

Save the Date: Dec. 14 – 15, December Rotunda Recessional and Commencement

Watch Ceremony  Watch both ceremonies live @ www.smu.edu/live December Rotunda Recessional 4:45 p.m. Friday, December 14th December Commencement 9:30 a.m. Saturday, December 15th For more information: https://www.smu.edu/EnrollmentServices/registrar/AcademicCeremonies/DecemberCommencement

By | 2018-12-04T09:33:41-08:00 December 4th, 2018|Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences, Events|Comments Off on Save the Date: Dec. 14 – 15, December Rotunda Recessional and Commencement

Congratulations to the Class of 2018, our newest alumni!

SMU Magazine Originally Posted: June 2018 At the all-University Commencement ceremony on May 19, featured speaker Randall L. Stephenson, chairman and CEO of AT&T, challenged members of the Class of 2018 to “make every effort not to live your life in a straight line.” The day was filled with hugs, laughter and pony ears as the new graduates looked back on their four exciting years on the Hilltop and forward to their futures as world changers. Since rising to the position of CEO in 2007, Stephenson has guided AT&T through a number of major milestones, including the ongoing acquisition of Time Warner, the 2015 acquisition of DIRECTV, and the purchase of Mexican wireless companies to create a North American network. Stephenson also has led AT&T’s [...]

By | 2018-06-18T11:00:28-07:00 June 18th, 2018|Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences, Events|Comments Off on Congratulations to the Class of 2018, our newest alumni!
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