Archive for March, 2012

Stops in Northwest Plano not end of the line

Stops in Northwest Plano not end of the line

March 31, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

A framed painting of a train hangs behind the heads of DART Board members in the Board Room. The words “MOVING FORWARD” at the bottom of the art capture what the company hopes to have done by 2014. With new stops being built along the Orange Line in what Dallas […]

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A local model walks SMU’s fashion week’s final runway event.

VIDEO: Fashion Week ends on the runway

March 31, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

A local model walks SMU’s fashion week’s final runway event. (Taylor Martin/The Daily Campus) After a successful week of fashion events, SMU Fashion Week ended the week with a fashion show hosted by the SMU Retail Club. The models, all SMU students, walked the runway with poise. Each collection represented […]

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Delta Gamma and Beta Theta Pi won the 24th Annual Sing Song with their Chicago themed show. DG’s Kaite Nickell won ‘Best Female Lead.’

VIDEO: Beta, DG win big at Sing Song

March 31, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Delta Gamma and Beta Theta Pi won the 24th Annual Sing Song with their Chicago themed show. DG’s Kaite Nickell won ‘Best Female Lead.’ (Spencer J Eggers/The Daily Campus)   Students, families and alumni flocked to McFarlin Auditorium on Friday as SMU’s most spirited tradition, Sing Song, took the SMU […]

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Students rewarded for their Big iDeas

Students rewarded for their Big iDeas

March 31, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

While most students are busy relaxing or skiing on their Christmas break, Jacob Fleming was hard at work on his big idea. By Jan. 27, he had collected a team of four: Alex Saucedo, Jessica Hart, Joey Ottolenghi and himself. They proposed their idea to a panel at SMU and […]

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Chip’s Old Fashioned Hamburgers is located on the Lover’s Lane near the Dallas Tollway.

The best places near campus to get a burger

March 31, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Chip’s Old Fashioned Hamburgers is located on the Lover’s Lane near the Dallas Tollway. (Spencer J Eggers/The Daily Campus) The hamburger is arguably the most essential summer food. Sure, we eat them all year, but there’s just something about the season that makes a burger sound even better. Unfortunately, we’ve […]

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Rep. Paul Ryan (R) - Wis., who recently endorsed Romney’s campaign, on stage during a campaign stop at Lawrence University in Appleton, Wis.

Gingrich, Santorum: embrace Romney

March 31, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Rep. Paul Ryan (R) – Wis., who recently endorsed Romney’s campaign, on stage during a campaign stop at Lawrence University in Appleton, Wis. (Associated Press) What are Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum still doing in the Presidential race? Gingrich has no chance of becoming the nominee, and has more or […]

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Senate: Meet the candidates

Senate: Meet the candidates

March 31, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Alex Mace: President WHO HE IS Alex Mace is a junior from Missouri. He is majoring in political science, economics and Spanish. Mace is a President Scholar and a member of Sigma Phi Epsilon and Southern Gentlemen. HIS PLATFORM If elected president, Mace wants to require all Student Senators to […]

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Love Field Modernization Keeps History, Character

Love Field Modernization Keeps History, Character

March 30, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

“Mama we go here!” Two pigtails bounce up and down as a little brown-haired girl hops from state to state over the painted globe on the floor of The Love Field Airport lobby. Her mother, balancing suitcases in one hand and her purse in the other, patiently corrects her daughter […]

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MSS Works to Change Stereotypes of Urban Youth in Dallas

MSS Works to Change Stereotypes of Urban Youth in Dallas

March 30, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Growing up, 20-year-old Bab Adetiba, a political science major at the University of Texas at Arlington, remembered Southwest Oak Cliff being an affluent area within the African American community of Dallas, with residents striving for success. As he got older he recalled a gradual decline in the neighborhood. “When I […]

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A Day in the Life of a Private School Student

A Day in the Life of a Private School Student

March 29, 2012 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Charlie O’Brien is a typical 8th-grader. He loves soccer, hanging out with friends, playing X-Box, and listening to music. His weekend consists of hanging out with his friends, playing select soccer, and doing his homework. But Charlie may have an advantage over many young people. He attends a prestigious private school […]

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