SMU Making News


Promoting the Sciences
SMU's STEMPREP Project receives a $2.6 million federal grant to help interest minorities in science.

Nathan Cortez

Health Apps Oversight
Associate Law Dean Nathan Cortez says booming mobile health app market needs robust FDA oversight.

Raimundo de Madrazo y Garreta (Spanish, 1841-1920), Portrait of a Lady, 1890-91. Oil on cradled panel. Meadows Museum, SMU, Dallas. Museum Purchase thanks to a gift from Mrs. Mildred M. Oppenheimer in memory of Dean Carole Brandt, MM.2014.02. Photo by Michael Bodycomb

New Art Acquisitions
The Meadows Museum announces the acquisition of three works by noted Spanish artists.

SMU Basketball Named Best Sports Team In Dallas By D Magazine

Best in Big D
Men's Basketball named best sports team in Dallas by D Magazine.  

Washington Post: Putin's strategy is failing  
NY Times: Oil and gas drilling helps geothermal
Dallas News: Selling grocery store chains
Bloomberg: Politics of Perry’s guard surge
Fox: Will the Fed raise interest rates?  
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Libraries & Museums

Year of the Faculty: Celebrating World Changers

George W. Bush

Campus Events

Laura Bush and designer Oscar De La RentaLegendary Designer
A major retrospective of legendary fashion designer Oscar de la Renta opens at the Bush Presidential Center.
 Through Aug. 4AARO/Orientation
 Aug. 22: Residence halls open for fall
 Aug. 27: Engaged Learning Expo
 Oct. 24-26: Family Weekend
 Nov. 13-16: Homecoming
More Events & Academic Calendars »

Current Exhibits

 Honoring Dr. Richard P. Heitzenrater
     Through Aug. 22, 2014
 The Spanish Gesture
     Through Aug. 31, 2014

Health & Safety

SMU StudentsInformation and Resources
SMU is committed to supporting students’ health and well-being.

Hilltop Highlights

Dallas Hall at SMU

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

Taos Cultural Institute

Enriching Experience
SMU's Taos Cultural Institute offers in-depth, hands-on exploration of Northern New Mexico.  

AT&T Hack-A-Pitch

AT&T Hack-A-Pitch
SMU students meet with officials at the AT&T Foundry® for a collaborative exercise.  

SMU Adventures

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

Summer camps at SMU

Summer Camps
From academics to athletics, SMU summer camps offer a variety of enriching experiences for kids and teens.

Derek Hubbard

Alumni News:
Derek Hubbard ’12 did not have to venture far from the Hilltop to launch his dream career.