Analysis of Texas students finds more than 60 percent of the racial gap in college completion rates can be attributed to factors that occur before college.
Noted SMU anthropologist Caroline Brettell joins actress Carol Burnett, musician John Legend, playwright Lynn Nottage, immunologist James Allison and other renowned leaders in various fields as a newly elected member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Journalist Justin Martin with KERA public radio news covered the research of SMU psychology professor Austin S. Baldwin, a principal investigator on the research.
The director of the National Institutes of Health, known for leading the Human Genome Project, will speak during SMU’s 102nd all-University Commencement May 20.
While incremental gains were observed, a new study shows that women still hold fewer than 50 percent of directorships, earn less than male counterparts, and typically lead institutions with smaller budgets.
Male and female college students react differently to misguided parenting, finds a new study on the impact of helicopter parenting and fostering independence.
D Magazine's D CEO profiled longtime SMU faculty member Suku Nair, a professor in the SMU Department of Computer Science and Engineering in the Bobby B. Lyle School of Engineering. Nair has been named director of the AT&T Center for Virtualization at SMU.
As health officials struggle to boost the number of teens vaccinated against the deadly human papillomavirus, a new study from Southern Methodist University, Dallas, found that self-persuasion works to bring parents on board.
Reporter Dave Moore with Dallas Innovates covered the research of Khaled Abdelghany in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department of the SMU Lyle School of Engineering. Abdelghany is an associate professor and chair of the department.