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LGBT Seat put to campus re-vote

LGBT Seat put to campus re-vote

April 15, 2014 at 11:04 pm 0 comments

Petition puts legislation supporting LGBT seat back up for debate.

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Senate rejects stipend bill

Senate rejects stipend bill

April 15, 2014 at 11:01 pm 0 comments

At Student Senate’s last meeting of the semester on April 15, the majority of Senate members denied a bill written by Student Body Vice President Jaywin Singh Malhi that proposed to award student body officers a stipend allocated from student senate funds. Malhi, who is a graduating senior, proposed that […]

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American Association of University Women will re-launch SMU branch

American Association of University Women will re-launch SMU branch

April 15, 2014 at 11:00 pm 0 comments

Female graduate and undergraduate students will have a new champion on campus, come the end of the spring semester. A SMU branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) will discuss its coming priorities and relevance as a research funding resource for women students at an April 29 meeting. […]

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Students compete in bodybuilding contest

Students compete in bodybuilding contest

April 15, 2014 at 10:57 pm 0 comments

The 18th annual Mr. and Ms. SMU competition took place in the lower level of the Hughes-Trigg Student Center Tuesday. Senior finance and economics major Daniel Trombley won Mr. SMU and junior mechanical engineering major Michelle Kim won Ms. SMU. “The purpose of Mr. and Ms. SMU is to give […]

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Student Senate prepares to welcome new members

Student Senate prepares to welcome new members

April 15, 2014 at 8:23 pm 0 comments

With the year rapidly coming to a close, the SMU Student Senate has begun preparations for summer as they welcome in the 101st Student Senate class at one of their last meetings of the year. Executive Director of Student Affairs Jennifer Jones asked the graduating seniors to give their words […]

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Studio to be named for Belo chair Pederson

Studio to be named for Belo chair Pederson

April 14, 2014 at 9:23 am 0 comments

The journalism school’s broadcast studio dedication ceremony will be on April 23.

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Students lead in TEDxSMU

Students lead in TEDxSMU

April 13, 2014 at 5:50 pm 0 comments

Several speakers take turns delivering short, inspirational addresses as a part of SMU Founder’s Day Weekend.

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Jumping from intern to employee

Jumping from intern to employee

April 11, 2014 at 9:38 pm 0 comments

Does interning really pay off? Internships have become a way of life. Fortunately, it often works out with jobs for graduating seniors entering the workforce.

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The art of the ‘thank you’

The art of the ‘thank you’

April 11, 2014 at 11:11 am 0 comments

Even in a digital era, people of all ages need to remember the power that etiquette has in society. Small gestures, such as thank you notes, can have a big impact.

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Exploring the “fine line” between mental health and mental illness

Exploring the “fine line” between mental health and mental illness

April 11, 2014 at 9:56 am 0 comments

Photographer Michael Nye captures the thin boundary between mental health and mental illness through pictures and interviews of people across the country. His exhibit is now on display at SMU.

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