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POINT Ensemble allows music students to explore using improvisation

April 25, 2017 at 3:15 pm 0 comments

The POINT Ensemble left their classical training behind and accepted the endless possibilities of a free improvisational performance Monday evening in the Caruth Auditorium in the Owen’s Art Center.“POINT Ensemble is the only free improvisational ensemble that you can take as a class in Meadows,” Cook said.Free improvisation means the […]

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Relationships not always best for college students

Relationships not always best for college students

April 24, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Junior Caroline Bertain has been in a long-distance relationship ever since she matriculated at SMU three years ago. She said her relationship has both positively and negatively impacted her school life.“It’s difficult for me to focus when I’m constantly on my phone texting him,” Bertain said. “However, there is not […]

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Virginia Snider Commons hosts annual ‘VieSta’

Virginia Snider Commons hosts annual ‘VieSta’

April 23, 2017 at 9:20 pm 0 comments

Annual residential commons end of year celebration

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The 1975 brought light and sound together in Allen

The 1975 brought light and sound together in Allen

April 23, 2017 at 6:09 pm 0 comments

The 1975, notorious for its obsessive, dedicated fan base and killer shows, kicked off the U.S. leg of their tour in Allen Saturday, April 15.

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The trio on the set of their music video. Photo credit: Paramore Facebook page.

New Music Highlights: Paramore, Dua Lipa, and MØ

April 21, 2017 at 3:48 pm 0 comments

’80s pop is the theme of the week with the release of Paramore’s Talking Heads inspired jam, Bleachers’ synth heavy single, and more.

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‘Free Fire’ hits its mark

‘Free Fire’ hits its mark

April 20, 2017 at 9:59 am 0 comments

The film “Free Fire” is a unique venture from Ben Wheatley. The story takes place in one location and can be summarized as a long, extended shootout. It begins with two different gangs meeting at a warehouse in 1970s Boston: one seeks to purchase guns while the other acts as […]

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The Chainsmokers’ ‘Memories … Do Not Open’ gives fair warning

April 17, 2017 at 9:00 am 0 comments

With expectations as high as they have ever been, The Chainsmokers released their first full studio album “Memories … Do Not Open.” Unfortunately, the title is a little too spot on.

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This week in music: Kendrick Lamar, TLC and more

This week in music: Kendrick Lamar, TLC and more

April 14, 2017 at 2:05 pm 0 comments

Kendrick Lamar leads the way this week in new music with the release of his long-awaited album, “DAMN.” Other highlights include indie band Tigers Jaw and a new album from John Mayer. “DNA.” by Kendrick Lamar: K-Dot finally released his newest album, “DAMN.” last night, which included unlikely features such […]

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Dallas gets creative this April

April 13, 2017 at 3:43 pm 0 comments

April marks the beginning of Dallas Arts Month, a month-long celebration of creativity within the heart of Dallas.

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Dallas does Easter brunch best

Dallas does Easter brunch best

April 13, 2017 at 11:19 am 0 comments

The Daily Campus decided so you don’t have to.

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