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AT&T Center For Virtualization at SMU

Communications company AT&T and higher education leader SMU are collaborating in a unique new research center that will deliver solutions to critical industry needs.

Ad giant Liener Temerlin, founder of Temerlin McClain, dies

Advertising giant Liener Temerlin, chairman emeritus and cofounder of Temerlin McClain Inc. and the namesake of SMU’s Temerlin Advertising Institute for Education and Research, died Thursday, January 12, 2017, at his home in Austin.

$2 Million gift to endow directorship of SMU’s Cary M. Maguire Center for Ethics and Public Responsibility

Gift from SMU Trustee emeritus and longtime benefactor Cary M. Maguire will endow the directorship of the University ethics center that bears his name in honor of the center’s founding director, ethicist William F. May.

The new year is time’s touchstone

SMU historian Alexis McCrossen, who specializes in how we mark the passage of time, offers her expertise forstories about how we mark the beginning of a new year.

Novelist Marshall Terry, best known as 'Mr. SMU' for his many years with the school, dies at 85

Marshall Terry, Jr., who earned the nickname of “Mr. SMU” for his long association with the SMU as a professor and administrator, died at his home Dec. 24 after a long-time illness.

SMU students get to embark on a powerful "trip of a lifetime"

After a SMU human rights-journalism major wins over a retired FBI agent-alumnus, 23 SMU students get to embark on a powerful "trip of a lifetime"