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University Park plans to build an underground parking garage near Snider Plaza

University Park plans to build an underground parking garage near Snider Plaza

March 22, 2017 at 9:22 pm 0 comments

The City Council of University Park on Jan. 18 approved $3.25 million to buy land near Snider Plaza to build an underground parking garage

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SMU’s Civil Rights Pilgrimage makes lasting impact on travelers

SMU’s Civil Rights Pilgrimage makes lasting impact on travelers

March 22, 2017 at 9:18 pm 0 comments

A small group of students and faculty embarked on the annual Civil Rights trip through the American South during spring break.

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Feminism panel promotes an everlasting fight for gender equality

Feminism panel promotes an everlasting fight for gender equality

March 22, 2017 at 6:41 pm 0 comments

SMU’s Feminist Equality Movement (FEM) held a panel on women’s issues March 21. Panelists said while equality laws have been passed, and work has been done, there will never be an end to the efforts of ending discrimination

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SMU’s Hillel of Dallas celebrates Passover with annual Seder dinner

March 22, 2017 at 1:44 pm 0 comments

SMU’s Jewish organization, Hillel of Dallas, will celebrate the Jewish tradition of Passover during an interfaith Passover Seder on Thursday, March 23.

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HUNTALKS 2017 features innovative students fighting for social justice

March 21, 2017 at 12:43 pm 0 comments

Students from all programs on campus are set to present their research on global poverty and climate change in Caruth 206 March 23.

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Ware, Armstrong Commons flood due to sprinkler pipe breakage

Ware, Armstrong Commons flood due to sprinkler pipe breakage

March 15, 2017 at 8:11 am 0 comments

Sprinkler pipe breakage in Ware and Armstrong Commons caused flooding March 9. This is one of several floods in the dorms this semester. | RELATED: Flooding in Armstrong Commons calls for evacuation of residents Associate Vice President and Chief Risk Officer of SMU Ellen Shew Holland said the floods were […]

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Brandon Stanton talks Humans of New York and personal life at Student Forum

March 10, 2017 at 11:21 am 0 comments

Stanton addressed SMU students and Dallas-area high schoolers in the Turner Construction/Wells Fargo Student Forum March 7 before his Tate Lecture.

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SMU’s newest sorority house recieves presidential painting

SMU’s newest sorority house recieves presidential painting

March 10, 2017 at 9:00 am 0 comments

The new Kappa Alpha Theta house is finally standing on University Boulevard and is the newest edition to SMU’s Greek housing. The 28,000 square foot building was under construction for more than 15 months and cost $7.3 million. The cherry on top of the project came in the last months […]

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Women pack into body image workshop,"Can You See Me?"in Hughes Trigg. Photo credit: Lauren Winterhalder

52nd Annual Women’s Symposium invites women of all ages to discuss women and body politics

March 9, 2017 at 7:30 pm 0 comments

The debate over bras raged on — half the room agreed that women shouldn’t have to wear bras to work and the other half found it unprofessional.“Women will only be taken seriously in the workforce if we dress professionally,” said SMU student Anna Brooks.This debate was just one of many […]

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Fellow student donates on Giving Day in honor of late friend

Fellow student donates on Giving Day in honor of late friend

March 9, 2017 at 11:11 am 0 comments

Giving Day at SMU is an annual opportunity for donors to fund organizations and ideas on campus. Donors can choose from providing air fare to students studying abroad, educating future business leaders, replacing furniture in buildings on campus.. the list goes on and on.Giving Day was on March 7 this […]

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