SMU Lyle Senior Project

Students develop small device with priceless impact

SMU engineering students created a device to improve the lives of those with Parkinson’s, multiple sclerosis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and other neuromuscular diseases around the globe.

SMU welcomes new dean of the Simmons School

Stephanie L. Knight, a nationally recognized education leader, researcher and professor, has been named dean of SMU's Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development.

NIH Director Francis Collins to give Commencement address

Dr. Francis S. Collins, the director of the National Institutes of Health who may be best known for leading the Human Genome Project, will be the featured speaker during SMU’s 102nd all-University Commencement Ceremony on May 20.


SMU to award honorary degrees to four distinguished leaders

SMU will award honorary degrees to four prestigious leaders in science, theology and the arts at the All-University Commencement Ceremony on May 20.

Secret to overcoming golf's toughest challenge

SMU Women's Golf Coach Jeanne Sutherland knows that the key to winning is managing the mental side of game, and she has a plan. . .

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.

Campus Events

Commencement Weekend

You are invited to SMU's 102nd annual Commencement Weekend, May 19-20. The weekend's activities showcase some of SMU's best traditions and reflect the pride we all feel in our students' accomplishments..

April 27 - May 5: A Bright New Boise


Through May 20, 2017: Dance of Death

Through May 28, 2017: Piecing it Together

Through June 30, 2017: The Archives at Bridwell Libraray