The Faculty Club
of Southern Methodist University serves the professional, educational, and social needs
of its members. It strives to bring various parts of the university together to create a more collegial atmosphere, one in which all who care about SMU feel welcome.
October 3: Tailgate for East Carolina Game
The Faculty Club will host a tailgate as the Mustangs begin their American Athletic Conference schedule with a home game against East Carolina. Beef and Chicken Fajitas, sour cream, salsa, guacamole, warm flour tortillas, Spanish rice, refried beans, chips, salsa, brownies, two drinks (beer, wine, or sodas)—just $5 for Faculty Club members and their immediate families and $10 for non-member guests. Starts two hours before SMU kicks off against the Pirates.
|Where: Schlegel Plaza, Collins Center
When: 12:45 - 2:45
October 14: Love Songs—Not So Silly After All
Paul McCartney sang: “Some people want to fill the world with silly love songs … what’s wrong with that.” Nothing at all, according to Plano-based music historian Ted Gioia. His research finds that humans have been singing love songs since the dawn of history, with sometimes subversive and surprising results for societies.
|Admission: $12 for members, $15 for non-members.
Where: EY Gallery, Fincher Building
When: Noon-1:15 p.m.