Tag Archives: Dedman School of Law

Eighteen SMU faculty members receive tenure, promotions effective Sept. 1, 2016

Twelve distinguished SMU faculty members are newly tenured as associate professors or have been promoted to full professorships to begin the 2016-17 academic year. Continue reading

Posted in For the Record, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Eighteen SMU faculty members receive tenure, promotions effective Sept. 1, 2016

Five receive 2016 SMU Faculty Senate Outstanding Staff Awards

The SMU Faculty Senate honored five staff members for exceptional performance with its 2016 Faculty Senate Outstanding Staff Awards. The honors were presented during the Senate’s last meeting of the 2015-16 academic year on Wednesday, April 27. This year’s winners: Susan Bailey, Academic and … Continue reading

Posted in For the Record, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Five receive 2016 SMU Faculty Senate Outstanding Staff Awards

SMU, Dedman School of Law announce Deason Family Criminal Justice Reform Center

SMU’s Dedman School of Law is poised to become a hub of research and education on issues related to criminal justice reform. The Deason Family Criminal Justice Reform Center will be a place for scholars to undertake independent research and develop educational opportunities on topics … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on SMU, Dedman School of Law announce Deason Family Criminal Justice Reform Center

SMU recognizes outstanding achievement at 2015-16 Hilltop Excellence Awards, 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 2016 Hilltop Excellence Awards Monday, April 18. > Read the list of award winners from Honors Convocation 2016 On the same day, the … Continue reading

Posted in For the Record, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on SMU recognizes outstanding achievement at 2015-16 Hilltop Excellence Awards, Honors Convocation

Calendar Highlights: Mustang Must-do’s for Feb. 26, 2016

Changing the Video Game Industry: Founder of Unity Technologies, David Helgason, will discuss how Unity Technologies and the Unity Development Platform transformed the video game industry. This presentation, on Friday, Feb. 26 at 3:30 p.m. in the Vester Hughes Auditorium … Continue reading

Posted in Calendar Highlights | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Calendar Highlights: Mustang Must-do’s for Feb. 26, 2016

Centennial gift from Sarah and Ross Perot Jr. endows Dedman Law scholarships in honor of Thomas W. Luce III ’62, ’66

A new Centennial gift from Sarah Fullinwider Perot ’83 and Ross Perot, Jr., will fund new scholarships in SMU’s Dedman School of Law in honor of one of its most distinguished graduates. Their $1.75 million gift creates the Thomas W. Luce … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Centennial gift from Sarah and Ross Perot Jr. endows Dedman Law scholarships in honor of Thomas W. Luce III ’62, ’66

Calendar Highlights: Sept. 15, 2015

Taking action against trafficking: SMU’s Embrey Human Rights Program hosts a screening of 8 Days, a 2015 film about child sex trafficking in the United States, on Tuesday, Sept. 15 in McCord Auditorium, 306 Dallas Hall. Representatives from the FBI, U.S. Department of Homeland Security and SMU’s … Continue reading

Posted in Calendar Highlights, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Calendar Highlights: Sept. 15, 2015

Julie Forrester becomes SMU associate provost June 1, 2015

Law Professor Julie Patterson Forrester has been named SMU associate provost effective June 1, 2015. Forrester will oversee SMU’s International Center; International Student and Scholar Services; SMU-in-Taos; the Altshuler Learning Enhancement Center and the Loyd Center for the Academic Development of Student Athletes; and … Continue reading

Posted in For the Record, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Julie Forrester becomes SMU associate provost June 1, 2015

Four named 2015 SMU Ford Research Fellows

Four distinguished SMU professors were named 2015 Ford Research Fellows during the Board of Trustees meeting Thursday, May 7. This year’s recipients are Nathan Cortez, Dedman School of Law; Ping (Peggy) Gui, Electrical Engineering, Lyle School of Engineering; Robert Howell, Philosophy, Dedman College of Humanities and … Continue reading

Posted in Faculty in the News, For the Record, News, Research | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Four named 2015 SMU Ford Research Fellows

31 SMU professors receive tenure, promotions effective in 2015-16

Thirty-one SMU faculty members are newly tenured as associate professors or have been promoted to full professorships to begin the 2015-16 academic year. The following individuals received tenure or promotion effective Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015: Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences Recommended for tenure … Continue reading

Posted in For the Record, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on 31 SMU professors receive tenure, promotions effective in 2015-16