The importance of an MBA

Fox Business News interviews SMU Cox School of Business alumni Peter Dameris, CEO of On Assignment, and David B. Miller,founder of EnCap Investments, about the importance of an MBA.

SMU takes part in the annual Dallas MLK Parade

Students, faculty and staff participated in the Dallas Martin Luther King Jr. Day City-Wide Parade on Jan. 15.

SMU broadens eligibility for scholarships to Dallas County high school grads

New partnership with ‘Dallas County Promise’ also to provide additional scholarship opportunities for DCCCD graduates.

Meadows Museum acquires painting by Spanish master Fortuny

The Meadows Museum has acquired Beach at Portici, which depicts the enjoyment of a summer day at the beach and demonstrates Fortuny’s hallmark ability to capture light in paint.

SMU COX Dean Matt B. Myers Rings NYSE Closing Bell®

Matt Myers, dean of the SMU Cox School of Business, rings The Closing Bell® from the podium of the New York Stock Exchange, commemorating the 40th year since the Cox School was named for benefactor Edwin L. Cox.

Campus Cultural Intelligence Initiative

SMU announces the formal launch of our strategic initiative, the Campus Cultural Intelligence Initiative (CIQ@SMU). We believe that CIQ@SMU offers added value to our graduates by enabling them to become more skilled at working in diverse environments here and beyond the campus.

SMU’s growth and achievements are an investment in Dallas

SMU President R. Gerald Turner’s message to a group of business and civic leaders gathered at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas was simple and clear: return on the investment in SMU made by Dallas leaders more than 100 years ago continues to be strong.

Graduated students making the grade as world changers

Stories about graduated students beginning to make their mark on the world, from humanitarian efforts to teaching others to athletic achievements to inventions.

Campus Events

SMU Unity Walk

MLK Dream Week 2018 at SMU

Various events pay tribute to the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., including the Dallas Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade on Jan. 15, the SMU MLK Unity Walk on Jan. 23, and MLK Day of Service on Jan. 27.

Feb. 3: Visioneering

March 12-18: Spring Break

March 28-29: Research Day

April 19-22: Founders' Day Weekend

Campus Exhibits

Bartolomé Esteban Murillo (Spanish, 1617–1682),' Jacob Laying Peeled Rods before the Flocks of Laban,' c. 1665. Oil on canvas. Meadows Museum, SMU, Dallas. Algur H. Meadows Collection, MM.67.27. Photo by Michael Bodycomb

Exhibition celebrates 400th anniversary

The Meadows Museum is celebrating the 400th birthday of Bartolomé Esteban Murillo (1617–1682), luminary of Golden Age Seville. The museum is in possession of five of this star painter’s works, more paintings by him than any other museum in the United States. Exhibition runs through Dec. 2, 2018.