SMU Making News


Psychology Grads #1
SMU psychology graduates ranked No. 1 in pay nationally, USA Today reports.

Jack Knox

Law School Gift
Business leader Jack Knox's $1.5 million gift to Dedman School of Law will help protect children.

Leanne Ketterlin-Geller

New STEM Leader
Education Prof. Leanne Ketterlin-Geller will head K-12 STEM Initiatives for SMU’s Caruth Institute.

Doing Algebra

Connecting to Algebra
Researchers to try teaching algebra with student-authored stories that draw on their own interests.

UM Reporter: $1m gift for theological education
Daily Campus: Equestrian team moves up to No. 6 nationally  
Fox 4: Final days of race for governor  
College Factual ranks SMU best among DFW schools
Bloomberg: Fracking fight looming in Denton
WFAA: Student raises $1m for child protection
Star-Tele.: Oil export ban obsolete
NY Times: The “wheelchair ad” controversy
LiveScience: Gas and the Bermuda Triangle
CS Monitor: To spank or not to spank
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Libraries & Museums

Year of the Faculty: Celebrating World Changers

George W. Bush

Campus Events

TEDxSMUStrangely Familiar
The theme of the annual gathering of innovators and creators on Nov. 1 is 'Strangely Familiar.'
 Oct. 29: Explore neutrinos with SMU
     Physicist Thomas Coan
 Oct. 29: Borderland Folk Medicine
 Oct. 31Big iDeas Pitch Contest
 Oct. 31: Opera Free For All
 Oct. 31: Aging and Brain Health
 Oct. 31-Nov. 1: Meadows Symphony Orchestra
 Nov. 1: SMU Fall Festival
 Nov. 5: Insider's Look at the Middle
     East Mayhem
 Nov. 5: Civilians in WWI
 Nov. 5-6: National Security Conference
     explores the Rise of China
 Nov. 5-9: Fall Dance Concert
 Nov. 6: Works by Student Composers
 Nov. 7: SMU Horn Extravaganza
 Nov. 7-8: Stampede of Service
 Nov. 13-16: Homecoming
More Events & Academic Calendars »

Current Exhibits

     Through November 8, 2014
 Missionary Presses
     Through Dec. 5, 2014
 Bridwell's Welcome Additions
     Through Dec. 12, 2014
 Defined By Light Photography Exhibit
     Through Dec. 19, 2014
 Goya: A Lifetime of Graphic Invention
     Through March 1, 2015

Health & Safety

Health News Update from SMU: Oct. 27, 2014
For information and resources, click here.
It's On UsLive Responsibly
Important information about sexual misconduct and substance abuse, including a message from President Turner.

Hilltop Highlights

Dallas Hall at SMU

OE2C News
Answers to your questions about SMU's Operational Excellence for the 2nd Century.

Its On Us Signing Day at SMU

'It's On Us' Signing Day
The SMU community participates in a White House campaign to raise awareness of sexual assault.

Megan McKennon for SMU Mustang Minute

Mustang Minute
Twirler and law student Megan McKennon takes a break from the scales of justice.  

From the Zaatari Refugee Camp in Jordan

SMU Adventures
Blogs by students and faculty about interesting people and places the world over.

SMU TollTag

Mustang Tolltags
SMU TollTags are now available from the North Texas Tollway Authority.

Tim Seibles

Alumni News
SMU Alumnus Tim Seibles to receive prestigious poetry award for Fast Animal.


Flu Season
Flu season is upon us. Get your shots. Know the symptoms. Be prepared.