Tag Archives: academic calendar

Outstanding achievement honored at SMU’s 2014-15 Awards Extravaganza, Honors Convocation

SMU faculty, staff, administrators and students were recognized with teaching awards, service honors and the University’s highest commendation, the “M” Award, at the 2015 Awards Extravaganza Monday, April 13. > Read the list of award winners from Honors Convocation 2015 On the same day, the … Continue reading

Posted in For the Record, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Outstanding achievement honored at SMU’s 2014-15 Awards Extravaganza, Honors Convocation

Calendar Highlights: April 8, 2015

Margaret Walker Alexander Tribute: Celebrating the centennial of the birth of acclaimed African American poet-scholar-activist Margaret Walker Alexander (1915-1998), SMU sponsors a free performance of “For My People: A New Musical Work”  on Wednesday, April 8. Featuring the opus’ author, Randy Klein, joined by Aurelia Williams and the Heart and … Continue reading

Posted in Calendar Highlights, News, Save the Date | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Calendar Highlights: April 8, 2015

Save the date: SMU Honors Day 2015 is Monday, April 13

SMU celebrates high achievement in academics and community life during Honors Day 2015 on Monday, April 13. The 18th Honors Convocation begins at 5:30 p.m. in McFarlin Auditorium, and the 2015 Awards Extravaganza takes place at 7:30 p.m. in the Hughes-Trigg Student Center Ballroom. SMU reserves one Monday … Continue reading

Posted in Calendar Highlights, For the Record, News, Save the Date | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Save the date: SMU Honors Day 2015 is Monday, April 13

SMU to honor three global leaders with honorary degrees during its 100th Commencement ceremony Saturday, May 16, 2015

SMU has chosen three extraordinary women to receive honorary degrees at its 100th Commencement ceremony Saturday, May 16, 2015. The honorees are Meave Leakey, standard-bearer of a family of anthropologists whose research in Africa has revealed important clues to humans’ earliest … Continue reading

Posted in For the Record, News, Save the Date | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on SMU to honor three global leaders with honorary degrees during its 100th Commencement ceremony Saturday, May 16, 2015

Some SMU outlets open for business during Spring Break 2015

Spring Break 2015 is here, and many campus food stops will take a brief vacation, too. But some will remain open for limited hours to serve those who are still on campus. SMU Dining Services reports Spring Break hours for the following … Continue reading

Posted in Calendar Highlights, News | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Some SMU outlets open for business during Spring Break 2015

Daylight Saving Time 2015 springs forward on Sunday, March 8

Get ready for longer days ahead: U.S. Daylight Saving Time begins Sunday, March 8, 2015, at 2 a.m. Don’t forget to set your clocks forward one hour, and check your computer and other electronic devices to be sure they’re displaying the correct … Continue reading

Posted in Calendar Highlights, News, Save the Date | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Daylight Saving Time 2015 springs forward on Sunday, March 8

Former President George W. Bush will deliver address at SMU’s 2015 Commencement Saturday, May 16

George W. Bush, the 43rd president of the United States, will deliver the address at SMU’s Commencement ceremony Saturday, May 16, in Moody Coliseum on the main campus. “This Commencement is especially noteworthy because 2015 is the 100-year anniversary of … Continue reading

Posted in Calendar Highlights, News, Year of the Student | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Former President George W. Bush will deliver address at SMU’s 2015 Commencement Saturday, May 16

Calendar Highlights, Feb. 4, 2015

Meadows Opera Theatre: The award-winning Meadows Opera Theatre, directed by Hank Hammett, presents the two-act opera Susannah. Tickets are $7 for students, faculty and staff and are available for purchase online. The production will run from Thursday, Feb. 5 through Sunday, Feb. 8, in the … Continue reading

Posted in Calendar Highlights, News, Save the Date | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Calendar Highlights, Feb. 4, 2015

Calendar Highlights: Jan. 28, 2015

Big iDeas Demo Day: SMU Engaged Learning concludes Engaged Learning Week with Big iDeas Demo Day on Friday, Jan. 30, 12-5 p.m., in The CUBE, 600 Expressway Tower, East Campus. A free buffet lunch and the Big iDeas Pitch Competition Winners Fair will begin at noon. … Continue reading

Posted in Calendar Highlights, News, Save the Date | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Calendar Highlights: Jan. 28, 2015

Calendar Highlights: The Spring 2015 term at a glance

Welcome back! SMU’s 2015 Spring Term begins Friday, Jan. 16 – a few important dates at a glance: Friday, Jan. 16: First day of classes for the 2015 Spring Term Monday, Jan. 19: Martin Luther King Day (University closed). SMU celebrates MLK Day … Continue reading

Posted in Calendar Highlights, Save the Date | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Calendar Highlights: The Spring 2015 term at a glance