SMU research examines unique running style of Usain Bolt

SMU biomechanics expert Peter Weyand and his colleagues are studying Usain Bolt’s running stride and how it affects the speed of the fastest human runner ever.

Center sends students on missions of charity and compassion

Eight SMU students, under the tutelage of the Maguire Center for Ethics and Pubic Responsibility, have embarked on an array of community service projects that are taking them from the Trinity River to Brazil, Bolivia and beyond.

SMU and LIFT team named semifinalists for Adult Literacy XPRIZE

The SMU and Literacy Instruction for Texas (LIFT) team has been named one of eight semifinalists advancing in the $7 million Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy XPRIZE presented by Dollar General Literacy Foundation.

SMU's new Vice President for Student Affairs begins this week

Kenechukwu (K.C.) Mmeje will oversee such areas as Student Life; the women’s, LGBT, multicultural, volunteer and leadership programs; and the Hegi Family Career Development Center.

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Getting Prepared for Life at SMU

Orientation at SMU, which begins in late June, is a two-step process. Through Academic Advising, Registration, & Orientation (AARO) & Mustang Corral, our mission is to prepare students for life at SMU.

Through July: Summer Camps

Through Aug. 27: Drawing From the Masters

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