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Aggravated robbery reported at CVS on Mockingbird, fifth incident since April

Aggravated robbery reported at CVS on Mockingbird, fifth incident since April

June 24, 2016 at 9:46 am 0 comments

A CVS Pharmacy employee reported an aggravated robbery to University Park Police at 4 a.m. on June 24.

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Meadows Museum announces Spanish partnership, plans to import 90 modern works in fall

June 24, 2016 at 9:07 am 0 comments

The Meadows Museum announced a partnership with Asociación Colección Arte Contemporáneo that will bring over 90 pieces of Spanish art on June 21.

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Top 5 convenient, money-conscious markets that benefits college students

June 14, 2016 at 3:48 pm 0 comments

Five convenient, money-conscious markets in the sharing economy that benefit university students.

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Students ‘bugged out’ by campus dining

June 8, 2016 at 4:57 pm 0 comments

A campus-wide email sent in April stated Umphrey Lee dining hall would be closed for maintenance; it has been recently discovered the temporary shut-down was due to pest control.

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SMU, Aramark sign new facilities services agreement, recruit director

June 4, 2016 at 2:03 pm 0 comments

A new Facilities Services Agreement signed by SMU and Aramark went into effect June 1 focusing on maintenance to SMU buildings and grounds and hiring a new director to oversee ongoing and future projects.

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Panelists of presidential biographers Jon Meacham, Annette Gordon-Reed and Ron Chernow discussed their work with moderator Mark Updegrove. Photo credit: Lisa Salinas

The Bush Center hosts ‘The People, the Presidency and the Press,’ celebrates 100 years of Pulitzer Prizes

June 4, 2016 at 11:55 am 0 comments

The George W. Bush Presidential Center hosted ‘The People, the Presidency and the Press’ event from June 2-3 to commemorate 100 years of Pulitzer Prizes.

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Why does SMU hide its financial information?

May 16, 2016 at 5:51 pm 0 comments

In the world of finance, there’s a rule known as the “Chinese Wall.” It refers to the information barrier that exists between the investment banking division and the brokerage division of any large bank. The reason for the barrier is simple: investment bankers, who have access to inside information, can’t […]

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SMU Athletics: The business of sports

May 16, 2016 at 5:49 pm 0 comments

In any organization, those in positions of power have to decide on how to allocate resources. In a for-profit company, this decision is made based on what projects and operations will be the most profitable. For a non-profit university, the decision is arguably more complicated. Projects must be assessed based […]

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SMU freshman combines photography, videography to reinvent luxury real estate marketing

May 12, 2016 at 7:24 pm 0 comments

SMU freshman James Foster co-founded Rise Media Productions, a company combining photography and aerial videography to provide online virtual tours for luxury real estate clients.

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Top 10 comedic pavers on the Crain Family Centennial Promenade

May 8, 2016 at 2:05 pm 0 comments

In amongst the pavers are hidden some real gems of comedy and shenanigans. Here is The Daily Campus’ list of the top 10 pavers on the promenade.

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