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Understanding the Washington Whirlwind

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From the halls of Congress to the grassroots, SMU faculty experts can shine enlightenment on the chaos.

Hilltop Highlights

SMU Adventures

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

Dallas Skyline

Opinions by SMU Professors
Opinions written by SMU professors that have appeared recently in various publications.

Jeanie Greenidge

Alumni News
A teacher changed the life of SMU alumna Jean Greenidge and now she tries to do the same for her Garland students.  

Class of 2021

The School Year Starts
Videos of welcoming remarks, preparations and events that signal the start of the school year at SMU.  

World Changers

Behind the Scenes at SMU
Videos offer a look at what goes on behind some SMU events.

Fatima Hirsi

Mustang Minute Videos
SMU students were treated to their own personalized poem courtesy of the Typewriter Poet.

Research News


Help Understanding Math
NSF grant will help teachers to measure math reasoning skills of elementary and high school students.

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Window into Human History
Researchers say it’s time for geneticists and archaeologists to collaborate more fully because of advancements in ancient DNA research.

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SMU Experts

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Solving Immigration Crisis
Immigration continues to be an issue with no end in sight after decades of wrangling by both major political parties.

Suku Nair

Cyber Security Expert
Prof. Suku Nair is director of the AT&T Center for Virtualization at SMU and an internationally recognized authority on cyber security.

Heather R DeShon

Earthquake Research
Geophysics Prof. Heather DeShon leads a research team investigating the cause of earthquakes in the North Texas region.

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Hurricane Experts
SMU faculty are available to lend their expertise to journalists reporting on the aftermath of the recent hurricanes.

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