News and Announcements Residential Commons

Cooking up something good

“Anywhere you feel welcome, you’re going to be yourself.” Get the dish on how Dr. Liljana Elverskog, Faculty-in-Residence at MHPS Commons, is cultivating community via her Sunday Night Snacks tradition.

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COVID-19 move-out information

To Our Residents, We miss you! And, we know how hard this is. Online courses are a transition, being away from campus is a transition, and needing to remain on campus while most others are away is also a transition. We want you to remember that you can do this, and we are here to […]

Housing Operations Recognition and Awards Residence Life Residential Commons Uncategorized

Making it official: RA Signing Day for 2020-2021

SMU Residence Life and Student Housing (RLSH) recently held an RA Signing Day on February 28. RA Signing Day is a day to recognize and formally accept the students who will be serving as Resident Assistants (RA) in the Residential Commons for the coming school year.    “RA Signing day is to make students feel […]

News and Announcements Recognition and Awards

Brittany Wright receives SWACUHO’s Bob Huss Outstanding Graduate Student Award

At the annual conference of the Southwest Affiliate of College and University Housing Officers (SWACHO) conference this week in Sugarland, TX, Brittany Wright was awarded the Bob Huss Outstanding Graduate Student Award. Brittany was selected as one of two graduate students within the region for this recognition. Award criteria insisted that recipients “contribute significantly to […]

Recognition and Awards

2019-2020 HOPE Banquet and Awards announced

SMU’s Residence Life and Student Housing (RLSH) honored 84 outstanding professors at the 2019-2020 HOPE Awards Banquet on February 4, 2020.  Dr. Jill DeTemple, Professor of Religious Studies in Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences, was recognized as the 2019-2020 Professor of the Year. Started in 1998, HOPE (Honoring Our Professors’ Excellence) Awards’ recipients are […]