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Alix Sommers


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Weighing the benefits of an unpaid internship

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Graceley Todd woke up to her alarm at 7:45 a.m., changed into clothes suitable for a desk job and prepared for a day of unknown responsibilities. It was a daily routine she had for three months last summer. As an unpaid intern for the Women’s Fund of Long Isla... More »

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The SMU alumna who is the voice of NorthPark Center

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Shelby Foster is an SMU alumna and the voice of an award-winning shopping mall, one of the largest in the United States. NorthPark Center in Dallas is home to more than 235 stores and restaurants. Foster is responsible for writing and distributing all press re... More »

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Lower Greenville’s variety of newer restaurants

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New restaurants featuring Mexican, Italian and Asian cuisines have arrived in Lower Greenville in the last year. Don Chingon, Pizzeria Testa and Poke Bop have all been in the press for their unique menus and atmospheres. Located on Greenville Ave., Don Chingon... More »

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SMU hosts Dallas regional finals of monologue competition

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August Wilson was a well-known African American Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of the 20th century. He expressed his emotions and personal experiences through his art. High school students recited his words at SMU Meadows School of the Arts on Feb. 20 as pa... More »