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SMU students to attend inaugural address

When Donald Trump is sworn in as 45th President of the United States, 21 SMU students will be in the crowd to witness the historic event as part of an SMU course on presidential inaugural addresses.

SMU mourns the death of Vice President for Student Affairs

Pamela D. Anthony, SMU vice president for student affairs, died Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, surrounded by family members, friends and colleagues in Dallas after a battle with cancer.

Two SMU professors earn prestigious NEH grants

The National Endowment for the Humanities named SMU professors Zachary Wallmark and Sabri Ates as fellowship grant recipients, one for research into music’s effect on the human brain and the other for historic quest for a Kurdish state.

SMU film grad directs feature-length film, “Elsewhere, TX”

McHenry Taylor graduated from SMU in December with experience few film graduates list on their resumes. He wrote the script and directed a feature-length film, “Elsewhere, TX,” which will debut in May 2017 at SMU.

$2 Million gift to endow directorship of SMU’s Cary M. Maguire Center for Ethics and Public Responsibility

Gift from SMU Trustee emeritus and longtime benefactor Cary M. Maguire will endow the directorship of the University ethics center that bears his name in honor of the center’s founding director, ethicist William F. May.