News

Move-In Day 2017

SMU welcomed new students to campus beginning Wednesday, Aug. 16, with move-in day, followed by Opening Convocation on Aug. 20 and first day of classes on Aug. 21.


A message from President Turner: Dallas Hall Lawn displays to continue

A new agreement has been reached on use of the historic space.

Kaleta Doolin: Lifelong artist and arts advocate

The Meadows School alumna is committed to bringing equity to the art world for women and underrepresented artists.

Matthew B. Myers becomes new dean of SMU Cox School

Matthew B. Myers, a global marketing and strategy expert with special expertise in cross-border business relationships and Latin American economies, became the new dean of SMU’s Cox School of Business on Aug. 1.

Stephanie L. Knight new dean of SMU Simmons School

Stephanie L. Knight, a nationally recognized education leader, researcher and professor, became the new dean of SMU's Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development on Aug. 1.

SMU part of new international experiment to study neutrinos

SMU is one of more than 100 institutions from around the world building hardware for a massive international experiment — a particle detector — that could change our understanding of the universe.

Center sends students on missions of charity and compassion

Eight SMU students, under the tutelage of the Maguire Center for Ethics and Public Responsibility, have embarked on an array of community service projects that are taking them from the Trinity River to Brazil, Bolivia and beyond.

Campus Events

Matthew Desmond at SMU

Pulitzer Prize winner to give free lecture at SMU

SMU Reads presents Matthew Desmond, author of Evicted, which takes us into the poorest neighborhoods of Milwaukee to tell the story of eight families living on the edge.


Through Aug. 27: Drawing From the Masters

Sept. 22-24: Family Weekend

Nov. 2-4: Homecoming

Campus Exhibits

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973), Still Life in a Landscape, 1915. Oil on canvas. Meadows Museum, SMU, Dallas. Algur H. Meadows Collection, MM.69.26.

Picasso-Rivera exhibit opens at the Meadows Museum

The exhibit explores the rivalry that existed between two of the most  influential artists of the 20th century — Pablo Picasso and Diego Rivera.