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The Biggest NCAA Snub?

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 03.16.2014 | Sports

There was a party but no celebration on the campus of Southern Methodist on Selection Sunday. When the field of 68 teams for the 2014 NCAA Tournam...

Video: Arrests at Bush Library

Dennis Trainor | Posted 06.26.2013 | Politics
Dennis Trainor

Code Pink, Backbone Campaign, and dozens of supporters escorted protestors costumed as George W. Bush & Dick Cheney into the hands of the Dallas police who gladly arrested the duo.

District Attorney Drops Sexual Assault Charges On Legacy SMU Student

Pierre R. Berastaín | Posted 05.21.2013 | Gay Voices
Pierre R. Berastaín

I wonder what message Dallas County sends to LGBT students when it refuses to prosecute wealthy, white fraternity men who are accused of sexually assaulting other male students. As a gay man who was assaulted in his college years, I hear it as an invalidation of my assault.

Why Singer Rhonda Nicole Loves Paris

Quia Querisma | Posted 03.16.2013 | Travel
Quia Querisma

Spending a semester abroad did satisfy a few of her Parisian daydreams, but there were moments that were lonely and sobering. Still, her life-changing adventure only further fueled her wanderlust. Rhonda shared her American in Paris story with me.

'Prominent' SMU Student Indicted On Sexual Assault Charges

parkcitiesblog.dallasnews.com | Posted 11.28.2012 | College

John David “J.D.” Mahaffey, 19, was indicted by a grand jury after being accused of forcing another student to give him oral sex. The male stud...

One Of SMU's Biggest Legacies Arrested For Sexual Assault On Male Classmate (VIDEO)

www.towleroad.com | Posted 10.01.2012 | College

John David Mahaffey, a 19-year-old Southern Methodist University sophomore whose great-great grandfather was on the university's founding committee an...

WATCH: Hilarious SMU Women's Rowing Team 'Call Me Maybe' Cover

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 05.31.2012 | College

On the heels of Harvard's Men's Baseball team cover of Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call Me Maybe," comes another viral hit from a college sports team. Now...

Modern Mexican Painting From the Blaisten Collection at the Meadows

Jenny Block | Posted 07.15.2012 | Arts
Jenny Block

2012-05-15-pullquote.jpgEuropean art always seems to get top billing. The good news is that a show in Dallas has the strength to change all of that.

Larry Brown Returns To Coaching

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 06.19.2012 | Sports

DALLAS — Larry Brown is returning to college to get back into coaching. The 71-year-old Hall of Fame coach was hired Thursday at SMU. It is his...

Big East To Introduce 5 New Members

AP | RALPH D. RUSSO | Posted 02.06.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK — The Big East introduced Boise State, San Diego State, Houston, SMU and Central Florida as its new members, effective 2013. "The Big ...

BIg East Meets West

AP | RALPH D. RUSSO | Posted 02.05.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK — The Big East's long-awaited additions are set, with more rebuilding to come. The conference is preparing to announce the additions o...

Pony Express Delivers In Overtime

AP | By SCHUYLER DIXON | Posted 12.01.2011 | Sports

FORT WORTH, Texas -- SMU hasn't enjoyed many stampedes since the days of Eric Dickerson and the Pony Express. The Mustangs relished one Saturday....

FLASHBACK: SMU Football Receives First NCAA 'Death Penalty'

AP | By RALPH D. RUSSO | Posted 10.22.2011 | Sports

-- If you think the emerging scandal at Miami is the worst college football has ever endured, you might not remember SMU. Even now, what happened at...

Texas College GOP Chair Resigns After Calling Opponents 'Nerds,' Gay Slur

Posted 06.01.2011 | College

Texas College Republicans Chairman and Southern Methodist University junior Charlie McCaslin has resigned after footage of an incendiary toast he gave...

The 10 Most Corrupt College Athletic Programs

Associates Degree | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Let's face it, our favorite college programs cheat. That thoroughbred running back who's expected to anchor your school's offense over the next three ...

Remembering Barbara Jordan

Kenneth F. Bunting | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kenneth F. Bunting

Barbara Charline Jordan, who would have turned 75 this month, was certainly no ordinary freshman. Her debut in Congress in 1973 has never before or since been equaled.

Army & SMU To Go At It In Armed Forces Bowl

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

DALLAS — June Jones and Rich Ellerson have another chapter to write in their long friendship. They were teammates at Hawaii in 1974, and later ...

George Bush Motivational Speech Draws Almost 15,000

AP | Mary Jordan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

FORT WORTH, Texas — Former President George W. Bush has used a paid motivational speech in Fort Worth, Texas, to urge listeners to stand by thei...

Hawaii Bowl: SMU Crushes Nevada, 45-10

AP | JAYMES SONG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

HONOLULU — Freshman Kyle Padron threw for an SMU-record 460 yards, leading the Mustangs to a 45-10 victory over Nevada in the Hawaii Bowl on Thu...

Presidential Library Clash Could Put Bush Under Oath

AP | JEFF CARLTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

DALLAS — A Texan is trying to put a former president under oath and find out what he knew and when he knew it. But the issue isn't national secu...

The Amazingly Fantastic Freedom Institute and Technicolor Political Dream Machine

James Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
James Moore

Even in retirement, George W. Bush and his retinue of sycophants cannot stop from being disruptive. The Bush gang is now working on a legacy campaign at the SMU campus.

Coming This Sunday in the New York Times: The Uproar Over George W. Bush's College 'Freedom Institute'

Greg Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Greg Mitchell

Critics are denouncing the new "Freedom Institute" established by George W. Bush for various reasons, including the fact that it has been set up to pursue and defend his policies and record, not for scholarly research.

George Bush in Retirement: "I Never Listened To Anyone But Me"

Jackson Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jackson Williams

Poor George. He can't help it. Even out of office, he reinforces the narcissistic traits that were a hallmark of his failed presidency.