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Students’ plea: Lift SMU’s postseason ban

Students’ plea: Lift SMU’s postseason ban

February 9, 2016 at 12:06 pm 0 comments

A video created by SMU students asks the NCAA to lift the men’s basketball postseason ban.

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App created by SMU grad aims to simplify person-to-person buying, selling

App created by SMU grad aims to simplify person-to-person buying, selling

February 8, 2016 at 3:30 pm 0 comments

Have you ever wanted to sell your old items online with people nearby? Well now, there’s an app for that.

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Chipotle offers free ‘Raincheck’ burritos

Chipotle offers free ‘Raincheck’ burritos

February 8, 2016 at 3:19 pm 0 comments

Chipotle closed? Have no fear. Chipotle restaurants across the country shut their doors today during lunch-rush for a four-hour long meeting to discuss food safety issues and implementations of new procedures. In order to keep their customers satisfied, Chipotle has offered a deal too good to refuse: free burritos! During […]

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Colorado College professor Tom Cronin speaks at the Tower Scholar's Presidential Leadership & the 2016 Election event. Photo credit: SMU Tower Center Website

Thomas Cronin speaks about presidential leadership, 2016 election

February 8, 2016 at 8:55 am 0 comments

Thomas Cronin presented his lecture “Presidential Leadership and the 2016 Election” at SMU’s Prothro Hall Feb. 4.

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Looking on to the Second Century: President Turner speaks to Faculty Club

Looking on to the Second Century: President Turner speaks to Faculty Club

February 4, 2016 at 11:04 am 0 comments

SMU Faculty Club Luncheon hosts SMU President Gerald Turner to discuss the next 100 years of SMU

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Jared Warren won third place in a tournament last weekend (Photo courtesy of: Ben Voth)

SMU debater places third at Southern Forensics Championship tournament

February 4, 2016 at 10:41 am 0 comments

SMU debate team member Jared Warren took third place at the International Parliamentary Debate Association (IPDA) Southern Forensics Championship semifinals in Shreveport, La. last weekend. According to Dr. Ben Voth, an SMU communications professor and the university’s director of debate, the competition, which began Jan. 29 and ended Jan. 31, […]

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Joe Patterson reflects on his SMU memories from over half a century ago. Photo credit: Jacquelyn Elias

The Spirit of SMU: Joe Redwine Patterson shares love of SMU, carries on traditions

February 4, 2016 at 10:00 am 0 comments

SMU alumnus Joe Redwine Patterson has a deep love for SMU and continues to carry on traditions and support school spirit initiatives today.

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How SMU celebrates Black History Month

How SMU celebrates Black History Month

February 3, 2016 at 10:40 pm 0 comments

February 1st marked the start of Black History Month, a time dedicated to the reflection of African American’s place in American history. In the past, SMU has celebrated Black History Month with movie screenings, lectures and the Annual Black Excellence Ball put on by the Black Alumni of SMU and […]

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Students in Armstrong Commons gather around battery operated lights while waiting for updates on the power outage. Photo credit: Jacquelyn Elias

Southeast area faced power outage Wednesday night

February 3, 2016 at 9:03 pm 0 comments

Students take a break from studies on Wednesday night to spend time in the dark.

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Breaking: Zika virus confirmed in Dallas County

Breaking: Zika virus confirmed in Dallas County

February 2, 2016 at 6:15 pm 0 comments

Dallas County health officials have confirmed that the first case of the Zika virus has been reported in Dallas County. The case was acquired through sexual transmission.

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