A private university of 11,000 students near the center of Dallas, SMU offers strong undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs through seven schools.
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SMU's new Crain Family Centennial Promenade was dedicated on April 15. The Promenade celebrates the tens of thousands of generous donors who provided gifts for SMU’s centennial commemoration and symbolizes the broad support that propelled the campaign’s success. View photos.
On April 15, SMU celebrated the donors to the renovation of Fondren Library, including the unveiling of the new Fondren Foundation Centennial Reading Room. View photos.
Watch the explosion of one of the closest supernovas to Earth in recent years, analyzed by SMU physicists with data captured by SMU’s Rotse IIIb telescope at McDonald Observatory, Fort Davis, Texas. Learn more.
Seeing Behind WallsSMU engineering scientists will lead DARPA-funded research into "seeing" behind walls.
Star ExplosionsSMU physicists learn more about exploding stars from a giant star that blew up near earth 30 million years ago.
Criminal Justice ReformA new law center supported by $7 million in gifts will address the need for reforms in the criminal justice system.
Geothermal PowerSMU’s Geothermal Lab hosts an international energy conference focused on using heat from oilfields.
Outstanding HonoredOutstanding students, faculty, administrators and staff are recognized for their achievements.
SMU AdventuresBlogs by students and faculty about interesting people and places the world over.
Keeping It GreenSMU Dining Services enjoys a green partnership with the campus organic Community Garden.
Helping Quake VictimsSMU Alumna Lisa Walters is working for the educational nonprofit Global Citizen Year in Ecuador, where a deadly quake hit.
Campaign CelebrationSMU dedicates the Crain Family Centennial Promenade and celebrates the success of the historic Second Century Campaign.
Fondren TransformedFondren Library celebrates renovations respecting the past with an eye on new habits and technologies.
Education ExcellenceSMU hosts Black Excellence in Higher Education Conference and Youth Summit.
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