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SMU Cox Dallas 100™ Names Revolution Retail Systems No. 1 Entrepreneurial Company In Dallas Area

Revolution Retail Systems, a Carrollton-based cash automation and recycling tech provider, is the fastest-growing entrepreneurial company in the Dallas area, according to the SMU Cox School of Business’s Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship.

SMU updates Strategic Plan Progress Report for 2017-2018

SMU will create, expand, and impart knowledge through teaching, research, and service, shaping world changers who contribute to their communities and excel in their professions in a global society.

$5 million gift from Rich and Mary Templeton boosts engineering research at SMU

Rich and Mary Templeton, longtime supporters of SMU, have committed $5 million for research at SMU’s Lyle School of Engineering.

Creating a STEM-focused school in West Dallas

SMU, Dallas ISD and Toyota are collaborating to develop a STEM-focused school in West Dallas planned for opening in 2021. With a $2 million grant from Toyota Foundation USA, SMU Simmons School will help develop evidence-based STEM curriculum and coordinate social and educational support services from community non-profits.

SMU Engineering Profs Receive NSF Grant to Build Multi-Dimensional Drone Communication Framework

Faculty and students in SMU’s Lyle School of Engineering will use an $849,839 grant from the National Science Foundation to improve unmanned aerial vehicle (drone) communications, with the potential to enable the next wave of drone applications ranging from delivery of consumer goods to supporting autonomous combat and search and rescue efforts.

Campus Events

November 22-23: Thanksgiving Holiday, University offices closed

November 24: SMU Football at Tulsa

December 4: Tate Lecture Series with Siddhartha Mukherjee

December 24 - January 1: Holiday break: University closed

 

Campus Exhibits

Dalí: Poetics of the Small, 1929–1936

Meadows Museum exhibit through January 6, 2019

The Pietists  — through December 15