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SMU graduates Abena Marfo ’22 and Briana Morales ’21 shared with the Dallas Morning News their challenges and successes as first-generation students at SMU

Dallas Morning News What first-generation North Texas students face: Grads share their stories Abena Marfo’s mother was always adamant about education. After moving to Texas from Ghana, her mom wasn’t able to pursue her own college degree as she juggled work in preschools with raising two girls by herself. She encouraged her daughters to earn […]

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Dallas Morning News Publisher Grant Moise to Deliver SMU’s Commencement Address

SMU News Grant Moise, publisher and president of the Dallas Morning News, will be the featured speaker at SMU’s May Commencement Convocation on Saturday, May 14. The outdoor ceremony, scheduled for 9 a.m. at Gerald J. Ford Stadium, will be streamed live at https://www.smu.edu/live. “There are few executive-level jobs more challenging than guiding a major metropolitan news organization […]

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Save the Date: SMU’s 107th Commencement Weekend is May 13 and 14, 2022

The activities that make up Commencement Weekend showcase some of the University’s best traditions and are designed to recognize the pride we all feel in our students’ accomplishments. The spirit of community combined with our celebration of the individual is what makes SMU’s Commencement a special time. Schedule of events  

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Congrats to the Grads!

December Commencement is at 9:00 a.m. Saturday, December 18, 2021. Watch live via smu.edu/live.

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Congrats Grads!

We are looking forward to celebrating you on Saturday, May 15, 2021 at 6:30 pm in Ford Stadium. For more information please visit smu.edu/DCMaygrads.

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Watch the December Commencement Convocation Live

December 19, 1pm: December Commencement Convocation – The ceremony will be in Ford Stadium at 1 p.m. for students and their guests. We encourage all others to join us online for the live broadcast.

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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 […]

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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

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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 […]

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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 […]