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The display of holiday song vignettes at the  'A Season of Merriment and Melody' exhibit Photo credit: Lisa Salinas

An inside look at the Bush family’s 2004 holiday

December 1, 2016 at 2:50 pm 0 comments

“A Season of Merriment and Melody” exhibit in Bush Library gives a look at the Bush’s holiday season in 2004.

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A docent at the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum guides a visiting elementary  class through the new Christmas exhibit. Photo credit: Klara Bradshaw

New exhibit opens at the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum

December 1, 2016 at 1:00 pm 0 comments

A Season of Merriment and Melody: Christmas at the White House 2004 has taken over the presidential center, opening its wreath-clad doors to the public Nov. 17.

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It’s almost time: Ways to prepare for Finals Week

It’s almost time: Ways to prepare for Finals Week

December 1, 2016 at 12:13 pm 0 comments

This year, we don’t want you to stress, so here are some tips to better mentally prepare for your finals. *un-insert panic*

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Suicide prevention: know risk factors, warning signs

November 30, 2016 at 3:28 pm 0 comments

After recent student suicides on campus, how can SMU improve its mental health support on campus?

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Parking enforcement didn't always have golf carts, but now Holloway says he can't imagine the job without them. Photo credit: Jacqueline Francis

A day in the life of Park ‘N Pony

November 30, 2016 at 1:43 pm 0 comments

Richard Holloway spots another illegally parked car.He stops his golf cart, steps out and taps his iPad screen to start issuing its 20th ticket of the morning. Richard Holloway is a supervisor for SMU Parking and ID Card Services, better known as Park ’N Pony. On a recent ride-along, The […]

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Seniors react to last Celebration of Lights ceremony

November 30, 2016 at 1:36 pm 0 comments

By Gabrielle FaulknerBefore finals kick off. Before the workload seems to double. Before college comes to an end. The SMU community took the time to light up campus with holiday cheer together. The sentiment of community resonated through the crowd like the passing of the flame to light the ceremonial […]

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SMUDM accepts check for $5,000 for kids across America

SMU Dance Marathon raises money for Children’s Hospital

November 30, 2016 at 1:30 pm 0 comments

By Jane JestusOn Saturday the 12th SMU students gathered to dance and raise money for kids in need at SMU’s first annual Dance Marathon on November 12th.SMUDM is a student-run philanthropic organization that hosted a 12-hour dance marathon and the Dedman Recreational center. The event was part of a nationwide […]

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David Leonhardt was the founding editor of The Upshot, a Times' venture that uses graphics and data to engage readers Photo credit: Hillsman Jackson

Community Engages in Student Forum with NY Times’ David Leonhardt

November 30, 2016 at 12:05 am 0 comments

More than 75 people engaged in a lively student forum regarding politics and the media led by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist David Leonhardt Tuesday afternoon.

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SMU Student Foundation hosts 43rd annual Celebration of Lights

SMU Student Foundation hosts 43rd annual Celebration of Lights

November 29, 2016 at 9:19 pm 0 comments

SMU Student Foundation hosted the 43rd annual Celebration of Lights on Monday, Nov. 28 on Dallas Hall Lawn. Students, faculty and alumni came together to be a part of the SMU tradition.

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Brandon Cohanim, Chef Jimmy Park and Francois Reihani. Photo credit: Pōk The Raw Bar

SMU students open innovative poke restaurant in Dallas

November 29, 2016 at 4:49 pm 0 comments

By Julia Batlle Fresh fish flown in daily, matcha-infused bamboo rice and a full service sake bar are just a few of the inventive options that will be available at Pōk The Raw Bar, the first raw fish poke bar in Dallas created by two SMU students. Brandon Cohanim and […]

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