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WATCH: The Daily Update, Wednesday, November 18, 2015

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On today's Daily Update, some SMU students studying abroad in Paris decide to return home, three student entrepreneurs head to Miami after winning pitch contests, and one Irving home becomes an unlikely museum for the Kennedy assassination. More »

Stone shares details on Kennedy class

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Professor Tom Stone, who teaches a class with Dennis Simon on the history of John Kennedy's presidency, discusses the impact of his classes and the city's commemoration honoring the 50th anniversary of JFK's assassination. More »

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JFK the millenial way

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The first time I visited The Sixth Floor Museum, I was 10 years old. The trip was a privilege that many local public schools afforded their 5th graders, and we were thrilled to spend the day away from classes to visit “the city.” I have few memories of the vis... More »

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JFK screening, lecture tonight, free admission

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In observation of the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, the Meadows Division of Film and Media Arts and the Division of Journalism present a free screening and lecture. Screening and lecture: Covering a Crisis takes place toni... More »

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Student Body President ‘63 remembers JFK

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Following President John F. Kennedy’s 1963 assassination in downtown Dallas, leaders from the city were asked to attend his funeral ­— as the student body president of SMU, John Hill flew in to attend the services honoring JFK and to pay his respects on behalf... More »

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Caro talks LBJ, JFK

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Though everyone has heard about the Kennedy assassination, few people have heard Vice President Lyndon Johnson's perspective. Pulitzer Prize-Winning biographer Robert A. Caro revealed Johnson's story of the 1963 shooting. More »

America has unhealthy obsession with JFK

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About a month from now will mark 50 years since President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas in 1963. This is commonly referred to as the 50th anniversary of the shooting, as though it’s a pleasant occasion to be celebrated with cake and champagne. Our... More »