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Family Weekend
Come join the fun as SMU celebrates a decades-old tradition of family-centered events Oct. 24-26.

Gerald J. Ford

Fall Commencement
Innovative business leader Gerald J. Ford will deliver the Commencement address Dec. 20.

Doing Algebra

Connecting to Algebra
Researchers to try teaching algebra with student-authored stories that draw on their own interests.

Sleep Deprived

Smartphones and Sleep
Chemistry Prof. Brian Zoltowski says light from smartphones and other devices is affecting our sleep.  

WFAA: Student raises $1m for child protection
Star-Tele.: Oil export ban obsolete
NY Times: The “wheelchair ad” controversy
LiveScience: Gas and the Bermuda Triangle
CS Monitor: To spank or not to spank
NY Times: Liquid gas key to exports
Backstage: Will Power play nominated for 11 AUDELCO Awards
Dallas News: Homeless signs as art
Think: We need fear to survive  
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Libraries & Museums

Year of the Faculty: Celebrating World Changers

George W. Bush

Campus Events

Contested Spaces of Early AmericaContested Spaces
In Colonial times, there were contested spaces throughout the Americas. A new book and discussion Oct. 22.
 Oct. 22: Tech Day
 Oct. 22: Conflict in Nuclear Monopoly
 Oct. 23: 'Defined by Light' exhibit opens
 Oct. 23: 'Jews and Muslims in America'
 Oct. 23: Writings of Louisa Catherine Adams
 Oct. 24-26: Family Weekend
 Oct. 24: Engaged Learning Symposium
 Through Oct. 26: Hispanic Heritage Month
 Oct. 27: Jodi Picoult presents Leaving Time
 Oct. 29: Borderland Folk Medicine
 Nov. 1: SMU Fall Festival
 Nov. 1: TEDxSMU
 Nov. 13-16: Homecoming
More Events & Academic Calendars »

Current Exhibits

 1972
     Through November 8, 2014
 Missionary Presses
     Through Dec. 5, 2014
 Bridwell's Welcome Additions
     Through Dec. 12, 2014
 Goya: A Lifetime of Graphic Invention
     Through March 1, 2015

Health & Safety

Ebola Update from SMU: Oct. 20, 2014
For the latest information, click here.
It's On UsLive Responsibly
Important information about sexual misconduct and substance abuse, including a message from President Turner.

Hilltop Highlights

Dallas Hall at SMU

OE2C News
Answers to your questions about SMU's Operational Excellence for the 2nd Century.

Megan McKennon for SMU Mustang Minute

Mustang Minute
Twirler and law student Megan McKennon takes a break from the scales of justice.  

From the Zaatari Refugee Camp in Jordan

SMU Adventures
Blogs by students and faculty about interesting people and places the world over.

Stuart Palley

Alumni News
Photographer Stuart Palley ’11 follows the flames, capturing the fierce beauty of California wildfires.

Fred Wendorf

Anthropology at 50
SMU celebrates the Department of Anthropology’s Golden Jubilee.

Information Security Awareness

Guard Your Information
October is Information Security Awareness Month and SMU's tech gurus offer suggestions.