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Pilgrim reflection at Stutthof - Sherry Aikman, from 'No Resting Place - Holocaust Poland'

New book reflects unique and transformative human rights learning experience

A new book by SMU’s Embrey Human Rights Program bears witness to physical and emotional scars that linger long after World War II. No Resting Place: Holocaust Poland commemorates the 20th anniversary of the annual pilgrimage that would lead to the University’s pioneering human rights major.

Congressman Sam Johnson creates scholarship fund, donates archive to SMU

As venerable statesman and decorated war hero Sam Johnson ’51 prepares to leave Congress, he is making two gifts to SMU that will support the education of military veterans and preserve for future study papers and materials from his distinguished life and career.


SMU alum paints powerful mural in four pieces

Alumnus Juan Castillo completed a mural for SMU’s Office of Multicultural Student Affairs just before the fall semester began.

SMU dedicates Payne Stewart SMU Golf Training Center

The 6,700-square foot facility at Trinity Forest Golf Club is named in honor of the former PGA champion and 1979 SMU alumnus.

SMU senior launching company with ‘Veterans First’ hiring policy

Iraq war veteran and SMU student Jason Waller knows how challenging it can be for veterans to find civilian work when they leave the military.