SMU Making News


Join the Stampede
Be part of an evening of fun and festivities before SMU football's first home game.

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Engineering Gift
A gift from Mary and Richard Templeton will create a faculty position in electrical engineering.


High-Need Classrooms
SMU is a top contributor of alumni in Teach For America, serving in the country's high-need classrooms.

Linda Eads

Leadership Program
Bush Center names interim director of Presidential Leadership Scholars program.

Architect James Pratt’s collection given to SMU
Dallas News: Arrest made in Sept. 7 sexual assault of SMU student in UP
Adrian Peterson and spanking opponents  
TEDxSMU 2014 tickets now on sale
SMU announces 2014 Gameday upgrades  
SMU rises in U.S. News ‘Best Colleges’ rankings
SMU celebrates five years of Mustang Scholars
Nuclear strategist Paul Avey joins Tower Center
Cancer Society recognizes SMU students  
Faculty member wins Austin Film Society award
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Libraries & Museums

Year of the Faculty: Celebrating World Changers

George W. Bush

Campus Events

Andrew SeleeImmigration Patterns
Wilson Center executive Andrew Selee will lead a discussion on the Central American youth problem on Sept. 19.
 Sept. 19: Friday Night Stampede
 Sept. 19: 'Happiness 101 and the Law'
 Sept. 21: 'Off the Sidelines' author Sen. Gillibrand
 Sept. 24: The Morenci Marines
 Sept. 30: Coach Larry Brown Lecture on Values and Ethics
 Oct. 24-26: Family Weekend
 Through Oct. 26: Hispanic Heritage Month
 Nov. 13-16: Homecoming
More Events & Academic Calendars »

Current Exhibits

 The Not So Secret Life of the Faculty
     Through Oct. 1, 2014
 Missionary Presses
     Through Dec. 5, 2014
 Bridwell's Welcome Additions
     Through Dec. 12, 2014

Health & Safety

students on lawnLive Responsibly
Important information about sexual misconduct and substance abuse, including a message from President Turner.

Hilltop Highlights

SMU Main Quad

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

Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage
SMU joins the nation in celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with special events Sept. 17 - Oct. 26.

Heart Walk 2014

Mustang Minute Videos
Relive the excitement of Heart Walk 2014 and other SMU moments.  

Energizing the Hilltop

Energizing the Hilltop
Spirited SMU students stampede into the new school year!  

SMU Adventures

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

Six Meadows theatre alumni and a current theatre student are among the winners named this week in the annual Dallas-Fort Worth Theater Critics Forum Awards.

Alumni News
Meadows Theatre alums and current student among winners of DFW Theater Critics Forum Awards.

Emergency Preparedness Month

Know What To Do
September is National Preparedness Month, a time to learn about emergency awareness and response.