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Why does SMU hide its financial information?

Why does SMU hide its financial information?

May 16, 2016 at 5:51 pm 0 comments

In the world of finance, there’s a rule known as the “Chinese Wall.” It refers to the information barrier that exists between the investment banking division and the brokerage division of any large bank. The reason for the barrier is simple: investment bankers, who have access to inside information, can’t […]

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SMU Athletics: The business of sports

SMU Athletics: The business of sports

May 16, 2016 at 5:49 pm 0 comments

In any organization, those in positions of power have to decide on how to allocate resources. In a for-profit company, this decision is made based on what projects and operations will be the most profitable. For a non-profit university, the decision is arguably more complicated. Projects must be assessed based […]

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SMU freshman combines photography, videography to reinvent luxury real estate marketing

May 12, 2016 at 7:24 pm 0 comments

SMU freshman James Foster co-founded Rise Media Productions, a company combining photography and aerial videography to provide online virtual tours for luxury real estate clients.

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Top 10 comedic pavers on the Crain Family Centennial Promenade

May 8, 2016 at 2:05 pm 0 comments

In amongst the pavers are hidden some real gems of comedy and shenanigans. Here is The Daily Campus’ list of the top 10 pavers on the promenade.

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INFOGRAPHIC: see the timeline of Pulitzer winners in North Texas

May 7, 2016 at 10:42 am 0 comments

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Student reports robbery on campus

Student reports robbery on campus

May 6, 2016 at 10:32 am 0 comments

An SMU student reported an on-campus robbery between the north side Owen Arts Center and the south side of Mary Hay and Peyton Hall on May 5 at approximately 11:30 p.m.

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Pulitzer Prize celebrations continue in June at George W. Bush Presidential Center

Pulitzer Prize celebrations continue in June at George W. Bush Presidential Center

May 5, 2016 at 8:00 am 0 comments

This year, in addition to honoring those receiving their awards April 18, the Pulitzer Prizes will celebrate their 100th anniversary.

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Commemorating a half-century of Pulitzer Prizes in Dallas-Fort Worth

Commemorating a half-century of Pulitzer Prizes in Dallas-Fort Worth

May 5, 2016 at 8:00 am 0 comments

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the Pulitzer Prizes, as well as the 52nd anniversary of the first Pulitzer won by a Dallas newspaper.

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From Oswald’s assassination to Dallas’ North-South Gap: North Texas’ Pulitzer Prize history

From Oswald’s assassination to Dallas’ North-South Gap: North Texas’ Pulitzer Prize history

May 4, 2016 at 12:15 pm 0 comments

The Pulitzer Prizes’ Centennial, which includes a June symposium hosted by the Bush Center, inspired SMU journalism students to explore the award-winning stories won by North Texas journalists.  In the spirit of the Dallas area’s most recent Pulitzer winner, the Dallas Morning News‘ North-South Gap project, we profile ongoing efforts […]

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Meadows bridges gap with artistic partnerships across Dallas

Meadows bridges gap with artistic partnerships across Dallas

May 4, 2016 at 8:00 am 0 comments

Faculty, students and administrators across SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts are collaborating with public schools, nonprofits, and community agencies to bring art, music, dance, even jobs, to people living in low-income areas across Dallas.

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