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RETRACTED: SMU signs facility agreement with Aramark

RETRACTED: SMU signs facility agreement with Aramark

May 16, 2017 at 9:29 pm 0 comments

Editor’s Note: Due to a number of factual inaccuracies brought to the attention of the SMU Campus Weekly editors following publication, this article has been removed from our site. The SMU Campus Weekly regrets the errors. Print PDF

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SMU bookstore fights back with Amazon prices

SMU bookstore fights back with Amazon prices

May 16, 2017 at 9:23 pm 0 comments

Most students think going to the book store for textbooks is a tribulation. Battling long lines and cramped shelves is not a fun to start a semester, especially to find out the book you bought was $200 more from the store than it was online. For Evan Webb, a sophomore […]

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Best Buddies spring formal unites friends

Best Buddies spring formal unites friends

May 16, 2017 at 9:02 pm 0 comments

Best Buddies has two events per month both on and off campus. Some events this year have included a scavenger hunt, a costume party, the recent formal and the fashion show.

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Cultural initiative works to address the elephant on campus

Cultural initiative works to address the elephant on campus

May 16, 2017 at 8:56 pm 0 comments

The racist pamphlets found in SMU dorms in fall 2016 made Meron Metaferia, an SMU junior majoring in human rights, realize not only the prejudice on campus, but also people’s unwillingness to talk about it. During a discussion on current news in her political science class, Metaferia mentioned the pamphlets […]

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Life after SMU: graduation, employment and the real world

May 11, 2017 at 9:30 am 0 comments

In just a few short days SMU graduating seniors will be trading in Boulevards and blue books, all-nighters and snooze buttons for the harsh reality of the real world.

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Gender disparity among SMU faculty

May 10, 2017 at 11:00 am 0 comments

Nationally, 35 percent of professors at all academic ranks are women. SMU is just under the national average; 34.5 percent of lecturers, instructors, assistant, associate and full professors are women.

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A page from the 1967 yearbook highlights the unrest of the decade. Photo credit: The Rotunda

Class of 1967 reflects on college years

May 10, 2017 at 10:00 am 0 comments

While the assassination of President Kennedy, the American Civil Rights movement and the looming Vietnam War impacted students at Southern Methodist University, alumni from those years say that the daily concerns in their college years often centered around socials, classes and homework.

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SMU spring 2017 semester in photos

SMU spring 2017 semester in photos

May 10, 2017 at 8:00 am 0 comments

The 2017 spring semester at SMU as told by The Daily Campus Photo Editor.

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Alternative Assets grads earn top salaries

Alternative Assets grads earn top salaries

May 10, 2017 at 1:21 am 0 comments

The exlusive group in the Cox School of Business, Alternative Assets, have grads earning more than the average Dedman Law School graduate.

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Researcher, college women weigh in on “ring by spring” phenomenon

Researcher, college women weigh in on “ring by spring” phenomenon

May 9, 2017 at 11:48 pm 0 comments

Five college women gave The Daily Campus an inside look at what it’s like to be engaged while finishing college classes

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