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An SMU-led research team has found that ancient rocks and fossils from long-extinct marine reptiles in Angola clearly show a key part of Earth’s past in one place – the splitting of South America and Africa and the subsequent formation of the South Atlantic Ocean.

May 01, 2024

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Drone-captured flyover image of the SMU campus, know as The Hilltop. The Dallas city skyline is located just south of the campus.

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Mustangs from across campus are wrapping up their time on the Hilltop – and preparing to go change the world.

April 26, 2024


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