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Dr. Eric Meeks speaks about history of U.S.-Mexico border and the current national debate

Dr. Eric Meeks speaks about history of U.S.-Mexico border and the current national debate

February 21, 2017 at 10:52 pm 0 comments

On Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, Dr. Eric Meeks, historian and current Clements Senior Fellow for the Study of Southwestern America, part of Southern Methodist University’s Clements Center for Southwest Studies, spoke about the history of the U.S.-Mexico border, as it relates to the current national debates surrounding the U.S. border […]

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Professor MinJun Kim giving the Lyle Brown Bag lecture on February 20, 2017. Photo credit: Macye Marshall

Lyle brown bag lunchtime lecture features professor of engineering, MinJun Kim

February 20, 2017 at 7:56 pm 0 comments

The Lyle Brown Bag lunch lecture featured professor of engineering MinJun Kim, Feb.20The lecture discussed micro robots in our bloodstreams that will help surgeons perform more intricate procedures.SMU alumni, staff members, graduate and undergraduate students attended the lecture, which was open for questions at the end.“I am an engineer, so […]

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SMU Theatre student Curtis Faulkner performs for the crowd gathered at the Atrium. Photo credit: Lili Johnston

Students celebrate Black History Month through African culture and art

February 17, 2017 at 1:00 pm 0 comments

The African Culture Fair & Art Showcase celebrated the performing arts of black history in the Hughes-Trigg Atrium Wednesday, Feb. 15, marking the fourth event of SMU’s Black History Month.

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SMU Associate Professor of Political Science Dennis Simon dies

SMU Associate Professor of Political Science Dennis Simon dies

February 16, 2017 at 9:51 pm 0 comments

SMU Associate Professor of Political Science Dennis Simon died Sunday, Feb. 12 after a long illness.

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Meadows Museum confirms two Spanish paintings once stolen by Nazis

Meadows Museum confirms two Spanish paintings once stolen by Nazis

February 16, 2017 at 2:30 pm 0 comments

After a lengthy investigation, the Meadows Museum has concluded that two paintings in their permanent collection were looted by the Nazis.

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SMU business plan competition offers more than money

SMU business plan competition offers more than money

February 15, 2017 at 5:16 pm 0 comments

SMU graduate and co-founder of The Cookery returns for SMU’s 16th Annual Business Plan Competition Feb. 17.

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SMU student leaders share views on race relations

SMU student leaders share views on race relations

February 15, 2017 at 3:23 pm 0 comments

Student leaders at SMU share their views on race relations in America and the series of racially-charged incidents that have occurred around the country and on campus in light of the recent election.

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SMU celebrates Black History Month

February 15, 2017 at 11:21 am 0 comments

SMU offers a wide range of activities surrounding Black History Month.

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Flooding in Armstrong Commons calls for evacuation of residents

Flooding in Armstrong Commons calls for evacuation of residents

February 13, 2017 at 2:11 pm 0 comments

A sprinkler pipe burst on the south west side of Armstrong Commons prompting an evacuation Sunday, Feb. 12 at 5:30 p.m. As many as 30 or more rooms have water damage. According to sophomore and resident, Alyssa Harrison, there was a leak in the emergency sprinkler system on the 5th […]

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SMU Night at Dallas Mavs game

February 13, 2017 at 1:36 pm 0 comments

The Dallas Mavericks, ranked 11 Western Conference, are at home Monday Feb. 13, taking on the Boston Celtics, ranked second in the Eastern Conference.As part of the team’s College Spirit Nights, the Mavs and FOX Sports Southwest are offering discounted tickets to the SMU community. The first 250 students, alumni, […]

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