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SMU Guildhall ranked No. 1 in world for Game Design

SMU Guildhall has risen to the top spot among the world’s best graduate game-design programs in The Princeton Review’s eighth annual report, published Tuesday, March 21, 2017.

Dallas and Buffalo named next “Community Innovation Lab” cities

EmcArts announces Dallas and Buffalo as the next two cities to establish Community Innovation Labs, a nationwide program that addresses social issues by integrating artists with community-based change efforts.

Human Rights students visit German Holocaust sites

Twenty-eight members of the SMU and DFW community traveled throughout Germany during spring break to study the Holocaust, led by Rick Halperin, director of SMU’s Embrey Human Rights Program.

Self-persuasion iPad app spurs low-income parents to protect teens against cancer-causing hpv

In the first study of its kind, self-persuasion software on an iPad motivated low-income parents to want to protect their teens against the cancer-causing human papillomavirus

Students Trade Vacation for Design Challenge

Seventeen students went into SMU’s Deason Innovation Gym (the DIG) for seven days in January to design a solar cell phone charging station for partners at BetterBlock Foundation and Good Faith Energy.