Arts & Life

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Theatre alumna launches Kickstarter to fund short film

February 10, 2016 at 3:12 pm 0 comments

SMU alumna and Texas native Meredith Alloway has been busy since her 2011 graduation writing for Complex and Nylon, moving from L.A. to New York, and hosting an on-camera show, All the Way with Alloway.

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The Daily Campus’ list of best Valentine’s Day movies

The Daily Campus’ list of best Valentine’s Day movies

February 10, 2016 at 1:52 pm 0 comments

Looking for a romantic movie to watch this Valentine’s Day? The SMU Campus Weekly team pulled together a list of the best movies to watch this year to keep you, your friends and you and your significant other in the spirit.

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Lady Gaga slays ‘National Anthem’ at Super Bowl 50

Lady Gaga slays ‘National Anthem’ at Super Bowl 50

February 8, 2016 at 7:30 pm 0 comments

Lady Gaga opened Super Bowl 50 with a killer performance of the “National Anthem” Sunday, Feb. 7. Twitter erupted in digital applause for the singer. Even the NFL’s Twitter commended her. The Internet also took notice of her outfit: Inspiration from Hunger Game’s Effie Trinket? Missed the performance? Watch it […]

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Beyoncé announces ‘Formation’ World Tour

Beyoncé announces ‘Formation’ World Tour

February 8, 2016 at 3:09 pm 0 comments

Many anticipated the Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show. In fact, there are those who specifically watched Super Bowl 50 for the Halftime Show. Beyoncé, along with Bruno Mars and Coldplay, gave a stellar performance. Beyoncé performed her new single, “Formation,” along with “Uptown Funk” and “Up and Up” with fellow […]

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Starbucks offers three new ‘Valentine’s Day Drinks’

Starbucks offers three new ‘Valentine’s Day Drinks’

February 8, 2016 at 2:23 pm 0 comments

Don’t have a Valentine this year? Here’s one way to make it a little bit better.

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Chris Pine and Casey Affleck on their film “The Finest Hours”

February 6, 2016 at 10:30 am 0 comments

Chris Pine and Casey Affleck tell how they portrayed their characters and what stood out to them in “The Finest Hours.”

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Vanessa Carlton opens up about new album ‘Liberman’

February 5, 2016 at 10:30 am 0 comments

Vanessa reveals her thoughts on the tour and her motivation for her new album.

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Five events to look forward to this week in Dallas-Fort Worth

Five events to look forward to this week in Dallas-Fort Worth

February 4, 2016 at 10:00 am 0 comments

There’s always something going on in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Here are five events to mark on your calendar this week: 1) The Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo will take place Friday, Feb. 5 at the Will Rogers Rogers Memorial Center, featuring rodeo performances and animal exhibitions. Admission starts […]

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Meadows Museum lecture series to highlight bearded women in Spanish art

February 3, 2016 at 12:44 pm 0 comments

Meadows lecture discusses the trend of odd subjects like bearded women and freaks in Iberian art.

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‘Lady in the Van’ not worth the drive

‘Lady in the Van’ not worth the drive

February 1, 2016 at 8:23 pm 0 comments

Dame Maggie Smith veers from her typically aristocratic roles in “The Lady in the Van,” a true story about Alan Bennett, played by Alex Jennings, and Miss Shepard, a homeless woman who parked her dilapidated van in his driveway and proceeded to live there for 15 years. Fans of Alan […]

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