2002 News Releases

December

Former Texas Governor Bill Clements Gives $1 Million For New Information Facility At SMU-In-Taos (12/30/02)

SMU Launches Undergraduate Degree In Civil Engineering (12/13/02)

Takayuki Sakamoto, a scholar of East Asian politics and economics, joins Political Science faculty (12/13/02)

SMU To Award 704 Degrees In December Graduation (12/12/02)

Finding The Christmas Spirit At A Polish Death Camp (12/5/02)

Cary Maguire Honored As SMU Trustee Emeritus (12/5/02)

Report Warns Of Criminalizing Aviation Accidents (12/4/02)

Nokia Gift Will Enable The SMU School Of Engineering To Establish A Wireless Networking Laboratory (12/2/02)

Jewish American Literature Course Offered In Spring 2003 For Master Of Liberal Arts Program (12/2/02)

Holiday Story Ideas 2002

November

Meadows Student Wins First Prize At International Violin Competition (11/25/02)

SMU School Of Engineering To Offer Feb. 7 Seminar On Issues Related To Mold Contamination (12/10/02)

Perkins School Of Theology To Hold Information Session For Prospective Students In San Antonio (11/27/02)

Meadows Student Wins First Prize At International Violin Competition (11/25/02)

Rare Religious And Medical Books Highlight Sellers Collection At Perkins' Bridwell Library (11/20/02)

SMU Offers Training To Help Healthcare Professionals Comply With New Privacy Legislation (11/20/02)

SMU's Meadows Museum To Present In The Meadows: Recent Sculpture, Drawings And Prints Of James Surls, Jan. 24 - Apr. 20, 2003 (11/19/02)

Annual Youth Ministry Program Provides Leadership Training (11/18/02)

Meadows Jazz Orchestra Presents "The Music Of Billy Byers," November 26 (11/14/02)

SMU's Meadows Symphony Orchestra Presents "Two Great Symphonies," Nov. 22 & 24 (11/14/02)

Popular 'Lessons And Carols' Service To Be Held At SMU Dec. 5 (11/14/02)

SMU Dedman Law Students To Help Habitat For Humanity Build Houses (11/12/02)

Perkins' Bridwell Library To Open Special Exhibit In February Honoring 300th Anniversary Of John Wesley's Birth (11/8/02)

Computer Architecture Pioneer To Speak At SMU Nov. 13 (11/7/02)

Clements Center Awards Prize For Best Non-Fiction Book On Southwestern History (11/7/02)

Nov. 14 Event Featuring Episcopal Bishop James Stanton Celebrates New Program For Episcopal Students At Perkins (11/6/02)

Music In The Meadows Free Concert Series Presents "New Music From SMU," Nov. 17 (11/6/02)

Main Stage Season At SMU's Meadows School Of The Arts Presents Sam Shepard's Curse Of The Starving Class, Nov. 20-24 (11/6/02)

SMU Interfraternity Council Hosts Special Olympics Volleyball Tournament (11/6/02)

October

SMU Law School to Launch Director's Institute Supported By The New York Stock Exchange (10/31/02)

Meadows School Of The Arts Presents 2002 Fall Dance Concert (10/30/02)

Meadows Percussion Ensemble Presents Fall Concert, November 12 (10/30/02)

Don Hewitt, Journalist And 60 Minutes Executive Producer, To Receive 2002 Algur H. Meadows Award For Excellence In The Arts (10/29/02)

SMU Receives $3 Million To Train Bilingual Teachers (10/28/02)

SMU School Of Engineering Names First Industry Scholars (10/23/02)

SMU's Meadows Symphony Orchestra To Perform Nov. 1 & 3 (10/23/02)

SEC Commissioner To Headline SMU's 10th Annual Corporate Counsel Symposium Nov. 1 (10/23/02)

Career Discovery Workshops Provide A Chance To Explore Different Information Technology Careers (10/21/02)

Nov. 2 Networking Event Sponsored By The SMU School Of Engineering Features A Day On 'The Boulevard' (10/21/02)

Meadows Museum Presents "Family Day" Celebration Of All Saints Day On Nov. 3 (10/16/02)

Meadows School Of The Arts Presents Venus By Suzan-Lori Parks, Oct. 30-Nov. 3 (10/16/02)

SMU's Archives Of Women Of The Southwest Expands With Papers From The League Of Women Voters Of Dallas (10/16/02)

SMU 2002 Homecoming Parade To Be An "All-American" Salute; Parts Of Hillcrest Avenue To Be Closed During The Parade (10/11/02)

SMU Silent Film Festival Oct. 17 & 19 (10/11/02)

SMU School Of Engineering Announces New Initiative To Reach 50 Percent Female Enrollment Within Five Years (10/9/02)

Two SMU Anthropology Professors Appointed To Endowed Positions (10/9/02)

Sculpture By Santiago Calatrava To Be Unveiled At SMU's Meadows Museum (10/7/02)

Director Of Royal Botanic Gardens To Speak At SMU Nov. 8 (10/4/02)

Meadows Chorale And Meadows Women's Ensemble Present "Things We Love," Oct. 20 (10/3/02)

SMU's Meadows Symphony Orchestra To Perform Oct. 11 & 13 (10/3/02)

Author Simon Winchester To Speak At Nov. 7 Dinner Honoring 2002 Hedberg Award Winner Marlan Downey (10/1/02)

September

SMU Offers 400 Informal Courses This Fall (9/27/02)

SMU Announces 2002 Homecoming Weekend (9/26/02)

SMU and UNC Researchers Make An Advance In Our Understanding Of Gene Regulation (9/26/02)

Oct. 6 Networking Event Sponsored By The SMU School Of Engineering Features Presentation On DLP Technology (9/25/02)

Entering SMU Law Class One Of Best Ever In Terms Of GPA, LSATs (9/18/02)

Meadows School Of The Arts Opens Main Stage Season With "Crimes Of The Heart" (9/18/02)

Karen Hughes To Give Sammons Media Ethics Lecture Oct. 2 (9/17/02)

SMU School Of Engineering Announces Six New Board Members (9/13/02)

October Events At SMU’s Meadows School Of The Arts (9/13/02)

SMU Economist Tom Fomby Receives Scholar/Teacher Award From United Methodist Church (9/12/02)

Meadows Wind Ensemble Opens Season With Concert Of Classics, Sept. 27 (9/12/02)

"Music In The Meadows" Series Offers Free Monthly Concerts Beginning Sept. 22 (9/12/02)

Oct. 5 Event To Explore The Muslim-American Experience (9/6/02)

SMU's Meadows Symphony Orchestra To Perform Sept. 13 & 15 (9/4/02)

TriQuint Donation Enables SMU School Of Engineering To Secure Permanent Clean Room Facility (9/4/02)

Six New Faculty Members Join SMU School Of Engineering (9/4/02)

James Randi To Speak At SMU Sept. 29 (9/3/02)

SMU Students Win Prestigious Mineral Law Scholarships (9/3/02)

SMU Dedman Law Professor Elected Officer Of Mineral Law Foundation (9/3/02)

August

SMU Board Chair Gerald Ford Gives $1 Million For Faculty Research Fellowships (8/29/02)

SMU To Mark Sept. 11 Anniversary With Art, Lectures, Concert (8/29/02)

Meadows Museum Presents Provisional Self: Sculpture And Drawings By James W. Sullivan (8/29/02)

SMU To Host “The Worlds Of Islam” Sept. 12, Oct. 5, Nov. 7 (8/29/02)

SMU Literary Festival Opens 2002-03 Season With Author And Graphic Designer Chip Kidd (8/29/02)

SMU Offers Classes To Enhance Academic Skills In Students K-12 (8/28/02)

Meadows School Of The Arts 2002-2003 Theatre And Dance Season (8/26/02)

SMU Student Wins International Poetry Award (8/23/02)

Robert H. Dedman Sr. Played Major Role in SMU's Advancement (8/20/02)

SMU Department Of Biological Sciences Receives $1 Million Grant From NASA (8/13/02)

September Events At SMU's Meadows School Of The Arts (8/9/02)

Meadows Student Selected As Fulbright Scholar (8/8/02)

Infinity Project Accepting Grant Applications From Texas High Schools That Want To Teach Engineering Curriculum (8/6/02)

July

SMU's Raggio Lecture To Feature Oxygen Media Founder (7/31/02)

Birdsong Named Valedictorian Of SMU’s Dedman School Of Law (7/18/02)

Two SMU Students Selected As Fulbright Scholars (7/11/02)

SMU Signs Agreement With Monterrey Tech To Begin Visiting Student Program (7/16/02)

Two SMU Students Selected As Fulbright Scholars (7/11/02)

Former Bridwell Library Director Decherd Turner Dies At 79 (7/11/02)

New Jerry R. Junkins Engineering Building To Open Aug. 21 (7/10/02)

SMU Receives $1.4 Million For New Youth Program (7/7/02)

SMU Faculty Members Offer Summer Reading Suggestions (7/5/02)

SMU Students Win 2002 AAF National Student Advertising Competition (7/3/02)

Music And Engineering To Be The Topic Of July 10 Lecture Sponsored By The SMU School Of Engineering (7/1/02)

Seismic Micro-technology Donates Software To SMU Department Of Geological Sciences (7/1/02)

June

SMU Constitutional Law Scholar Available To Speak On U.S. Supreme Court Voucher Case (6/27/02)

Meadows School Appoints Marciem Bazell As Director Of Opera (6/27/02)

Meadows School Appoints Greg Leaming As Head Of Theatre Directing (6/26/02)

Infinity Project Announces New Schools For 2002-2003 (6/19/02)

Summer Brings Flurry Of Construction Activity To SMU (6/17/02)

Two SMU Anthropology Students Receive Honors (6/14/02)

SMU Celebrates Fort Burgwin's 150th Anniversary (6/14/02)

SMU's Meadows Museum To Present "De Agua Y De Luna: Silver Sculptures From Mexico,"June 30-August 25, 2002 (6/11/02)

Fourteen Universities In Texas To Work Together To Increase The Number Of Engineering Graduates (6/10/02)

DISD And SMU Launch Program To Help Prepare Middle And High School Students To Study Advanced Math And Science (6/4/02)

May

Three SMU Mechanical Engineering Students Receive Industry Awards (5/29/02)

SMU School Of Engineering To Offer Short Course On Issues Related To Mold Contamination (5/29/02)

SMU School Of Engineering To Hold Networking Event June 2 (5/28/02)

Godbey Lectures And Tours To Keep Minds Sharp This Summer (5/24/02)

Meadows Museum Offers Trip To Spain, Oct. 13-22, 2002 (5/23/02)

SMU Researchers Describe Two Seismic Events With The Properties For The Passage Of Strange Quark Matter Through The Earth (5/22/02)

Meadows School Of The Arts Announces $300,000 Gift From The Meadows Foundation For Temporary Museum Exhibitions (5/17/02)

The Rev. G. Jean Treviño-Teddlie Named Perkins Director Of Mexican American Program (5/16/02)

Collegium Da Vinci Lecture Series At SMU Announces 2002-2003 Speakers (5/15/02)

Brothers Make Cox Business School A Family Affair (5/14/02)

SMU School Of Engineering’s Research Center For Advanced Manufacturing Signs First Corporate Member (5/13/02)

SMU Increases Tuition Support For Dependents And Spouses Of United Methodist Church Clergy (5/13/02)

Kincaid Honored For Excellence In And Out Of Classroom (5/13/02)

Donald Carty To Give Address At Son’s Diploma Ceremony (5/13/02)

Delores Etter To Address SMU Engineering Graduates (5/13/02)

SMU Students Selected For Summer Public Service Internships (5/9/02)

Actress Kathy Bates To Participate In Symposium At SMU May 17 (5/8/02)

SMU Announces Speakers For 2002-03 Tate Lecture Series (5/8/02)

SMU Names Serge Frolov As New Levine Chair In Jewish Studies (5/8/02)

SMU To Offer Educational Summer Programs For Youth (5/8/02)

Meadows Museum Opens Photographic Display: “Manuel Álvarez Bravo: A Tribute To A Living Legacy” (5/3/02)

SMU Offers New Master’s Degree In Education (5/3/02)

SMU Theology Professor To Become SMU Law Graduate (5/2/02)

SMU Honors Four As University Distinguished Teaching Professors (5/1/02)

SMU Recognizes Dedman Law Employee For Community Service (5/1/02)

April

SMU Students Restoring Prairie Near White Rock Lake (4/30/02)

SMU Professor Receives Grant To Study Southern Politics (4/30/02)

SMU Names Honorary Degree Recipients For 2002 Commencement (4/29/02)

MTV Cast Members To Speak At SMU (4/29/02)

Kathy Bates To Give SMU Commencement Address (4/24/02)

Orsak Testifies Before House Subcommittee (4/23/02)

The Grand Event: Meadows At The Meyerson April 30 (4/22/02)

SMU Surpasses Goal With More Than $532 Million Raised in Five-Year Campaign (4/19/02)

SMU Surpasses Goal With More Than $532 Million Raised: Executive Summary (4/19/02)

SMU Surpasses Goal With More Than $532 Million Raised: Campaign Leadership (4/19/02)

Surpasses Goal With More Than $532 Million Raised: Academic Benefits (4/19/02)

Surpasses Goal With More Than $532 Million Raised: Commitments of More Than $10 Million (4/19/02)

Meadows School Youth Summer Workshop And Scholarships (4/19/02)

Meadows Jazz Orchestra's Jazz Octet Presents "Cool School Chamber Music," April 27 (4/16/02)

Meadows Museum Presents Free Cinco De Mayo “Family Day,” May 5 (4/16/02)

SMU School Of Engineering To Offer Short Course On Intellectual Property And Information Technology (4/16/02)

Two SMU Students Receive National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowships For Anthropology Studies (4/16/02)

Dedman School Of Law Receives Record Number Of Applications (4/15/02)

Cambodian Refugee To Speak April 17 On Horrors Of War (4/15/02)

Rick Halperin Named Cooper Fellow (4/12/02)

Local Student Receives Research Fellowship (4/12/02)

Meadows Wind Ensemble Concludes Its 2001-2002 Season With "Serenades And Diversions," April 19 (4/12/02)

William B. Lawrence Named Dean Of Perkins School Of Theology (4/10/02)

Meadows School Of The Arts Concludes Main Stage Season With Shaw's "Heartbreak House" April 24-28 (4/10/02)

Shake Off The Tax Day Blues And Join The Meadows Jazz Vocal For A Free Concert Of Harold Arlen Songs On April 15 (4/4/02)

SMU Literary Festival To Feature Elizabeth McCracken (4/4/02)

Engineering Management Students Tackle Real-World Problems For Industry (4/4/02)

Nobel Prize Winner To Speak At SMU April 18 (4/3/02)

Scholars To Discuss Unilateralism And Multilateralism At SMU Dedman School Of Law April 5 (4/3/02)

SMU's Meadows School Of The Arts Presents Eighth Annual New Plays Festival: New Visions, New Voices 2002 (4/3/02)

Perkins School Of Theology To Host Information Session (4/2/02)

Princeton University Anthropology/Law Professor To Discuss Cultural Defense Plea April 26 At SMU (4/1/02)

March

Godbey Lecture Series Honors Faculty Authors With Awards (3/28/02)

Meadows Chorale And Concert Choir Present "From William Byrd To Mockingbirds: A Choral Smorgasbord" (3/28/02)

SMU To Host 20th Annual Hispanic Issues Forum April 13 (3/28/02)

Dedman Law Students Win Moot Court Competitions (3/27/02)

Seth Pickett Of Cisco Systems To Speak At SMU School Of Engineering Networking Event April 7 (3/27/02)

Journalist David Halberstam And SMU Panel Discuss The 1960s (3/21/02)

Clements Fellow Wins Best Dissertation Award (3/20/02)

Scholars To Look At Social Control On The Spanish Frontier (3/18/02)

SMU Professor To Lecture On Morality In Politics (3/18/02)

Don Hewitt, Journalist And 60 Minutes Executive Producer, To Receive 2002 Algur H. Meadows Award For Excellence In The Arts (3/18/02)

SMU Honors Jack Lowe Jr. With Ethics Award (3/15/02)

SMU Bookstore To Host Laura Bush Biographer (3/14/02)

SMU School Of Engineering Announces Two New Executive Master's Degree Programs (3/14/02)

SMU To Sell Surplus Supplies April 12-13 (3/13/02)

SMU's Meadows Symphony Orchestra To Perform Mar. 22 & 24 (3/12/02)

SMU To Present Conference On Russian Security (3/7/02)

SMU Women's Symposium Honors Five Dallas-Area Women (3/6/02)

Stanley C. Sager Named Laity Award Recipient (3/4/02)

Anthropologist To Discuss Cuban Health Issues April 8 At SMU (3/1/02)

SMU School Of Engineering To Offer Short Courses For Computer Science And Engineering Professionals (3/1/02)

Student To Be Featured At Dallas' Arts & Letters Live (3/1/02)

SMU Announces Inforaml Courses for Spring 2002 (3/1/02)

February

SMU School Of Engineering To Hold Networking Event March 4 (2/26/02)

SMU Dedman School Of Law To Honor Distinguished Alumni March 2 (2/26/02)

Hillcrest Foundation Gives $1 Million Toward Collins Executive Education Center At SMU (2/25/02)

SMU Literary Festival To Feature Award-Winning Poets (2/21/02)

SMU Breaks Ground On New Student Services Building (2/21/02)

Perkins School Of Theology Adds New Testament Professor (2/21/02)

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36th Annual SMU Air Law Symposium To Address 9/11 Liability And The Federal Victim Compensation Fund (2/19/02)

SMU School Of Engineering To Offer Executive Master's Degree Programs In San Antonio (2/19/02)

Collin County Community College District And SMU Sign Concurrent Student Agreement (2/15/02)

SMU Honors Students For Research Projects (2/15/02)

Ericsson Honors SMU Students For Telecom Research (2/15/02)

SMU Hosts John Ben Shepperd Leadership Forum Feb. 23 (2/14/02)

Senior Nigel Lowrie Is Only Texan Named Among Nation's Top 25 "Most Promising Minority Students" In Advertising (2/14/02)

SMU Researchers Discover Tooth Replacement Pattern In Primitive Mammal (2/13/02)

Students Dance To Raise Money For Pediatric AIDS (2/12/02)

Literary Festival To Feature Poet Mark Strand Feb. 15 (2/12/02)

Amnesty International To Host Film On Execution (2/12/02)

SMU To Move Rudolph W. Giuliani Lecture To Bigger Venue; Tickets Available (2/12/02)

Political Philosopher Robert P. George To Speak At SMU (2/11/02)

Area Students To Get Preview Of New Advanced Technologies During National Engineers Week Event At SMU (2/11/02)

SMU And Boston University Partnering To Offer Project Management Training In The Dallas Area (2/8/02)

SMU To Break Ground On New Student Services Building (2/7/02)

Course Explores The History Of American Childhood (2/6/02)

Nathalie Raad Named Shuford Research Scholar At SMU School Of Engineering (2/6/02)

Meadows Museum Presents Free “Family Day” On Feb. 24 (2/5/02)

Main Stage Season At SMU’s Meadows School Of The Arts Presents Anima Mundi (2/5/02)

“Music In The Meadows” Concerts In Conjunction With Black History Month And Meadows Museum Goya Exhibition (2/1/02)

SMU Students To Perform “The Vagina Monologues” (2/1/02)

SMU To Offer New TAAS Workshops For School-Age Students (2/1/02)

SMU To Present Domestic Violence Symposium Feb. 11-15 (2/1/02)

SMU Step Show Slated For Saturday, Feb. 9 (2/1/02)

January

SMU Law Event To Look At Terrorism’s Burdens On Globalization (1/31/02)

Spring Brings Completion of the Junkins Building

Mark A. Roglán Named Curator Of The Meadows Museum (1/29/02)

‘America In Crisis’ To Kick Off Spring 2002 Godbey Lectures (1/29/02)

SMU School Of Engineering To Offer Professional Development Courses In Communication And Negotiation Skills (1/28/02)

SMU President Gerald Turner Receives Award From Anti-Defamation League (1/25/02)

Meadows Opera Theatre Presents Gilbert And Sullivan’s "The Gondoliers," Feb. 7-10 (1/23/02)

SMU School Of Engineering To Offer Series Of Seminars On Forensic Engineering (1/22/02)

SMU School Of Engineering Signs Agreement With Guatemalan University (1/18/02)

SMU Computer Science And Engineering Department Hosts Seminar On Embedded Systems Jan. 28 (1/18/02)

SMU Professor Receives Award From The Association For Information Systems (1/18/02)

Southern Methodist University To Host Springboard: Southwest 2002 Venture Capital Forum Bootcamp (1/17/02)

Geophysicist Charles Wilson To Speak At SMU Feb. 6 About His 50 Years Of Research In The Arctic And Antarctic (1/17/02)

Joe Hale Named Distinguished Alumnus Of Perkins School Of Theology (1/15/02)

SMU Panel To Explore The Reality Of TV History Programs (1/15/02)

Students Receive National Science Foundation Grants For Anthropology Studies (1/15/02)

Students Plan MLK Week Events (1/14/02)

SMU To Host Nonprofit Career And Volunteer Fair Jan. 30 (1/14/02)

Spring 2002 Events at Meadows Museum (1/11/02)

SMU’s Meadows School Of The Arts Presents Cole Porter’s “Anything Goes” Jan. 23-27 (1/11/02)

Meadows Theater Orchestra To Accompany Classic Silent Film (1/11/02)

SMU Women’s Symposium To Focus On Empowerment (1/10/02)

When Time Does Not Heal (1/10/02) by Daniel W. Shuman, Professor of Law at Southern Methodist University’s Dedman School of Law.

SMU And The Dallas Morning News Publish Study Of Juries (1/9/02)

SMU’s Seneker Professor Emeritus Richard “Dick” Murray Dies (1/9/02)

SMU and Boston University Join Forces To Offer Industry-Leading Project Management Training in Houston (1/9/02) 

SMU Libraries To Host “Afternoon Tea” With Frances Ware (1/8/02)

Dallas Council On World Affairs Announces The 2002 Jackson Walker, L.L.P. Global Visions Series (1/7/02)

Harold J. Recinos To Join Perkins School Of Theology (1/7/02)

Michael Dyson To Replace Cornel West At Perkins Laity Week (1/4/02)

SMU Names New Academic Computing Director (1/2/02)