Current Projects

Creative Work (14)

 

 Senior Justin Berman is creating a video game, Spellbound (Major: CRCOMP; Mentor: Dr. Ira Greenberg)

Senior Richard Braxton is creating a data visualization system to present seismic activity in a new way. (Major: CRCOMP; Mentor: Dr. Ira Greenberg)


Senior Claire Carson is writing a script for a play to be produced by SMUST, Meadows student theatre organization, based on her experience as a volunteer at Kidane Meheret Children’s Home in Ethiopia. (Major: THEA; Mentor: Dr. Gretchen Smith)

Senior Tyrone Davis is attending the SMU-in-Bali program to learn how its traditional arts are integrated into everyday Balinese life and bring it back to SMU in the fall in an event called Bali Arts Day. (Major: BIOL; Mentor: Mr. Jamal Mohamed)
 
Junior Kathleen Gaskins is using her time in the London Arts program to lay the foundation of a creative performance piece called the Universal Language of Art. (Major: THEA, JOUR; Mentor: Dr. Shelley Berg) 

Senior Thomas Gelo is bringing to life the view of a foreign culture from the eyes of a study abroad student through the medium of an Avant Garde film. (Major: THEA, FILM; Mentor: Dr. Gretchen Smith) 

Senior Yusra Jabeen is creating a photo essay of homelessness to raise awareness about the problem in Dallas. (Major: JOUR, HRTS; Mentor: Dr. Robert Hart) 

Senior Kristen Kelso, while studying abroad in London, researched street performers and will create a solo performance piece to communicate the challenging art of street performance. (Major: THEA; Mentor: Dr. Gretchen Smith) 
 
Sophomore Thomas Kennedy is developing a web server for iGiddyUp, iOS application which will improve the efficiency of the SMU Giddy Up system. (Major: CSE, MATH; Mentor: Dr. Mark Fontenot)

Sophomore Patrick Leopard II is developing an implementation plan for iGiddyUp, iOS application which will improve the efficiency of the SMU Giddy Up system. (Major: CSE; Mentor: Dr. Mark Fontenot)
 
Senior Lauren Mishoe is creating a mixed-media solo performance as a result of her time abroad studying female empowerment of the Maori people in New Zealand. (Major: THEA; Mentor: Dr. Rhonda Blair)
 
Junior Mei Mei Pollitt after attending the Festival D’Avignon and a similar festival in Scotland in summer 2013, will produce a media based performance of her own and begin a database of global art festivals for the Meadows community. (Major: THEA, FREN; Mentor: Dr. Gretchen Smith) 
 
Senior Alexandria Stinger, while studying in London, is learning about the symbiotic relationship between urbanism, art and humanity and will create a solo dance performance on those themes. (Major: DANC, ADV; Mentor: Dr. Shelley Berg) 
 

Senior Rachel Wilson will produce a short film and installation piece of British hip hop culture based on her exploration of the topic in London this summer. (Major: FILM; Mentor: Dr. Shelley Berg)