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Dallas lawyer elected chair of SMU Board of Trustees

Dallas lawyer elected chair of SMU Board of Trustees

July 11, 2014 at 3:00 pm 0 comments

Michael M. Boone, co-founder of the distinguished law firm of Haynes and Boone, has been elected chair of the SMU Board of Trustees.

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Collins joins SMU as Dedman Law dean

Collins joins SMU as Dedman Law dean

July 7, 2014 at 2:16 pm 0 comments

Jennifer M. Collins has taken her place as the new dean of the Dedman School Of Law. Collins joined SMU July 1 after an 11-year stint as vice provost and professor of law at Wake Forest University. A graduate of Harvard and Yale, Collins brings a wealth of knowledge of […]

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Internet Governance, Innovation, and where the United States stands

Internet Governance, Innovation, and where the United States stands

July 1, 2014 at 5:09 pm 0 comments

With technological competition and political pressure at a palpable high, the coming years will be crucial to defining the relationship between innovation, free speech, and internet governance.

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New dean encourages intellectual diversity

New dean encourages intellectual diversity

July 1, 2014 at 5:04 pm 0 comments

For new dean Thomas DiPiero, leading Dedman College is a welcome challenge. “There’s such tremendous goodwill and interest in improving research and education,” DiPiero said. “The students I met were bright and engaged. What more could you ask for?” Moving to SMU from University of Rochester, DiPiero will be bringing […]

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UC gets an update this fall

UC gets an update this fall

July 1, 2014 at 5:00 pm 0 comments

Students can expect to see changes in the University Curriculum (UC) when they return to the Hilltop in the fall. According to Dedman College Senior Associate Dean and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs Peter Moore, a number of recommendations from the UC Monitoring Committee (MC) have already been implemented. “At […]

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Residential Commons program changes campus life

Residential Commons program changes campus life

July 1, 2014 at 4:54 pm 0 comments

The new building, and the Residential Commons as a whole, are designed to promote tradition and a sense of community among students.

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Ford to sell alcohol this fall

Ford to sell alcohol this fall

July 1, 2014 at 4:43 pm 0 comments

Alcoholic beverages are being sold at Ford Stadium starting in the fall.

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SMU students share their tips for Mustang Corral

SMU students share their tips for Mustang Corral

July 1, 2014 at 4:39 pm 0 comments

Eight Tips for The Class of 2018 at Mustang Corral.

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DiPiero named dean of Dedman College

DiPiero named dean of Dedman College

June 10, 2014 at 4:01 pm 0 comments

Thomas DiPiero has been named the new dean of Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences. He will also teach in the Departments of English and World Languages and Literatures. He will begin working at SMU Aug. 12. DiPiero works at the University of Rochester as dean of humanities and interdisciplinary […]

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Commencement to honor the class of 2014

Commencement to honor the class of 2014

May 16, 2014 at 11:57 am 0 comments

The 99th annual Commencement ceremony will honor the achievements of over 2,100 students May 17. The ceremony will take place in the renovated Moody Coliseum at 9 a.m. Seating is limited, but anyone can watch a livestream of the ceremony at smu.edu/live. Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings will be the featured […]

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