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Stories about graduating students, their mentors, their projects and their service to the community and the world.

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Class of 2021

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

Mustang Minute

Mustang Minute Videos
SMU's first-year students gather on the main quad in front of Dallas Hall to posed for their class of 2021 photo.

Brittany Merrill Underwood

Alumni News
Mosaic Family Services will present the 2017 Champion of Human Rights Award to SMU alumna Brittany Merrill Underwood.

SMU Adventures

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

SMU Taos Cultural Institute

Taos Cultural Institute
The Institute provides a unique experience for SMU alumni, parents and friends in a setting that inspires discovery.

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

Research News

Alex Lippert

Objects Crafted From Light
Photoswitch chemistry allows construction of light shapes into structures that have volume and are viewable from 360 degrees.

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What Makes You Faster?
A new method for assessing patterns of ground-force application suggests the right and left legs of the world’s fastest man may perform differently.

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SMU Experts

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Political Experts
From the halls of Congress to the White House to the grassroots, SMU faculty can shine their expertise on a wide array of political topics.

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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.

Jill Allor

Learning to Read
Research by Prof. Jill Allor of SMU's Department of Teaching and Learning focuses on reading and reading disabilities.

Bernard Weinstein

Do more trade, not less
Business analyst Bernard Weinstein of SMU's Maguire Energy Institute says more cross-border trade and investment can lead to new jobs and higher incomes.

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Current Exhibits

 Devotional Printing in France
     Through Aug. 25, 2017
 Picasso/Rivera: Still Life and the Precedence
     of Form
    Through Nov. 5, 2017

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