Allison Plake

13 posts

SMU community responds to op-ed


An April 20 opinion editorial signed by 22 faculty members calling an organization biased for the way it markets a student trip to Israel has elicited strong responses from the SMU community. Passages, sponsored by the Philos Project and the Museum of the Bibl... More »

Good Deeds Day returns to SMU


If you had the chance to save a life, would you? That’s the question posed by Hillel of Dallas, the foundation for Jewish life at SMU as the 2017 Good Deeds Day is quickly approaching. The event will take place on April 5 in Hughes-Trigg Commons from 11 a.m. t... More »

Dallas’ must see holiday shows


Thanksgiving is over, and the winter holidays are quickly on their way. Dallas is a hub for the creative arts, including musicals, plays and shows centered around holiday themes. Below is a list of must see performances coming to Dallas this winter. SYZYGY: Un... More »


Six music picks for the holiday season


It may not feel quite like winter yet, but the holidays are right around the corner, which means it is time to turn up the tunes. Every year as people gather with family and friends for the holidays, music is a sure way to bring a warm and inviting energy to a... More »