O'Connor's car suspended in the air on the side of the parking garage. Photo credit: William O'Connor

SMU alumnus recounts near-death experience as SUV hangs over side of parking garage

October 14, 2016 at 11:01 am 0 comments

One month later, William O’Connor ‘15 recalls a near-death experience when his SUV ran through steel parking cables and was left dangling from the side of a parking garage in Austin, Texas.

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The Zeta Tau Alpha letters sit proudly above their newly built house in the 1950s. Photo credit: SMU Digital Collections

SMU Zeta Tau Alpha sorority turns 100 but chapter remains silent

October 14, 2016 at 9:30 am 0 comments

So many women from different sorority houses have lived at 3109 Daniel Ave. in recent years that it’s easy to forget this is the old Zeta Tau Alpha house. The SMU Zeta chapter turned 100 in 2015, but the chapter has been silent since 1993. The red brick house with […]

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What happens next? Uncovering the problematic issues behind reporting sexual assault

What happens next? Uncovering the problematic issues behind reporting sexual assault

October 13, 2016 at 5:21 pm 0 comments

A Daily Campus collaboration explores the procedures and actions taken after sexual assault reports are announced by SMU Aware.

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Only students within the Alternative Asset Center can earn this esteemed white hat. Photo credit: Lucy Brock

Alternative Assets: the wolves of Bishop Boulevard

October 13, 2016 at 10:30 am 0 comments

SMU Alternative Assets is an exclusive two-semester class for finance students pursuing careers in private equity, investment banking and hedge funds.

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Just outside of Hamon Library, this courtyard offers the slight sound of the rushing fountain with the slight buzz of Hillcrest. Photo credit: Jacquelyn Elias

Natural De-stresser: 3 top spots to enjoy nature at SMU

October 12, 2016 at 11:30 am 0 comments

Check out the list below for the top three best spots to enjoy nature on campus as the delightful Texas weather sets in.

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Crum Commons' annual Great Crumpkin event Photo credit: Crum Commons

Crum Commons’ annual Great Crumpkin

October 9, 2016 at 6:58 pm 0 comments

Crum Common’s annual Great Crumpkin event will be held Friday, Oct. 14 beginning at 5:00 p.m. and will last through the evening until 12:00 a.m. on the Crum Quad. This event is free and open to the public. There will be free food, shirts, and prizes up for grabs along […]

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From left to right: President of Active Minds Jianna Rizzo, Events chair Taylor Kramer, Membership chair Melissa Kraft, Research chair Roshaun Higgins and Sophomore Gabby Gonzalez stand in front of 'Send Silence Packing' display on Oct. 6, 2016. Photo credit: Lisa Salinas

New student organization, Active Minds, hosts ‘Send Silence Packing’

October 8, 2016 at 1:36 pm 0 comments

Active Minds, a new on-campus organization hosted ‘Send Silence Packing’ on Oct. 6 from 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. at the main quad.

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Le Fleur Photo credit: Lili Johnston

SMU dance majors present Brown Bag 2016

October 6, 2016 at 4:50 pm 0 comments

SMU students choreograph and perform their own works in the bi-annual Brown Bag Dance Series.

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The new pamphlet showing the third concentration offered by the Simmons School. Photo credit: Klara Bradshaw

Simmons School offers track for sports leadership

October 6, 2016 at 10:22 am 0 comments

The Applied Physiology program in the Simmon’s School of Education opened a track allowing students to learn about the qualities a leader in sports needs.

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Program Council and Not On My Campus host ‘S’mores and Snores’ on Thursday

October 5, 2016 at 10:00 am 0 comments

Program Council and Not On My Campus will host the third annual “S’mores & Snores” event in the quad between Armstrong and Crum on Oct. 6.

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