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Another group gets a look at the Wyly Theatre. Photo credit: Lauren Aguirre

SMU first-years ‘Discover Dallas’

August 20, 2015 at 12:25 pm 0 comments

The incoming class of 2019 participated in the new Mustang Corral program – Discover Dallas. First-years participated on 26 different trips in the DFW area.

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Campus carry is now law, but isn’t in effect until next year

Campus carry is now law, but isn’t in effect until next year

August 19, 2015 at 3:44 pm 0 comments

The biggest debate in last year’s Texas legislative session was campus carry.

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The SMU Feral Cats have called this campus their home for 10 years. Photo credit: Jacquelyn Elias

SMU finds solution to Feral Cat issue

August 19, 2015 at 3:36 pm 0 comments

The move of some of SMU’s Feral Cat population sparked an outcry from students, alumni and activists in the area.

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OE2C move to Shared Services brings staff changes, eliminations

OE2C move to Shared Services brings staff changes, eliminations

August 19, 2015 at 3:28 pm 0 comments

The decision to move to Shared Services by the Operational Excellence for the Second Century (OE2C) Initiative brought significant staff changes to the finance, information technology, and facilities teams at SMU this month.

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A new class represents lost times

A new class represents lost times

August 19, 2015 at 3:23 pm 0 comments

At some point in your life, you encounter a moment of enlightenment when you realize that you, in fact, are getting wiser, more mature and well, just older.

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Five must-pack items for fall semester

August 19, 2015 at 3:17 pm 0 comments

Freshman year of college can easily be overwhelming. Going to AARO, moving into dorms and surviving Mustang Corral is a lot to take in over a short period of time.

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Dean Lawrence steps down as Perkins steps up nationally

Dean Lawrence steps down as Perkins steps up nationally

August 19, 2015 at 3:08 pm 0 comments

After more than 13 years as dean of the Perkins School of Theology, William B. Lawrence announced that he will be retire on May 31, 2016.

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Top 5 new laws from the 83rd Texas legislature

Top 5 new laws from the 83rd Texas legislature

August 19, 2015 at 2:25 pm 0 comments

The Texas legislature passed many new laws in 2015. Here are the ones most relevant to the student body.

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SMU, Santander Bank offer art history scholarships for students to travel abroad

SMU, Santander Bank offer art history scholarships for students to travel abroad

August 19, 2015 at 2:20 pm 0 comments

SMU students in the art history program now have the change to study abroad thanks to a philanthropic agreement between the university and Santander.

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BREAKING: Suspicious package reported outside Fondren Library, no threat found

BREAKING: Suspicious package reported outside Fondren Library, no threat found

August 17, 2015 at 1:19 pm 0 comments

Dallas Police arrived on campus today around noon to investigate what they call a “suspicious package” located outside of Fondren Library Center on campus. After an investigation by Dallas Police and a bomb squad team, local Police cleared the area and announced that there was no remaining threat on campus. […]

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