2003 News Releases

December

New Year Predictions From SMU Experts (12/19/03)

SMU Awards 648 Degrees In December Graduation Ceremony (12/16/03)

Meadows Opera Theatre Presents "From Opera To Broadway: An Evening Of Scenes," November 24 & 25 (11/14/03)

Fashionable Words: DeGolyer Library At SMU Receives Marcus Book Collection (12/12/03)

A Class Of Their Own: Campus Courts Corporate Executives With A Building Just For Them (12/4/03)

SMU Announces Bishop-In-Residence (12/2/03)

November

Worship Service Begins Christmas Season (11/12/03)

Meadows School Of The Arts Presents 2003 Fall Dance Concert, Nov. 19-23 (11/7/03)

SMU's Meadows Wind Ensemble Presents "Passages," Nov. 21 (11/6/03)

SMU's Meadows Symphony Orchestra Presents "Twentieth Century Classics," Nov. 14 & 16 (11/6/03)

SMU Accepts Conference USA Invitation (11/5/03)

Mustangs Stampede To Conference USA (11/5/03)

40th Anniversary of the JFK Assassination (11/01/03)

October

SMU School Of Engineering To “Put A Face On The Future” As Host Of The 2004 National Science Foundation Research Conference (10/31/03)

Meadows Jazz Orchestra Concert Nov. 13 (10/30/03)

Laypersons Encouraged To Apply For Seals Laity Award (10/30/03)

$13 Million Student Services Building Opens At SMU (10/29/03)

Meadows Percussion Ensemble Concert To Feature Improvisational Trio "Gouge," Nov. 12 (10/27/03)

Pianist William Westney To Give Free Recital At SMU's Meadows School Of The Arts, Oct. 30 (10/27/03)

SMU's Meadows School Of The Arts Presents "A Doll's House" By Henrik Ibsen, Nov. 13-16 And 20-23 (10/27/03)

American Playwright Edward Albee To Receive 2003 Algur H. Meadows Award For Excellence In The Arts On Nov.8 (10/27/03)

Celebration Sings Praises Of Lloyd Pfautsch’s 40 Years As Director Of Choral Activities At SMU (10/27/03)

Tammy Richards Named Executive Director Of The Infinity Project (10/24/03)

Music In The Meadows Free Concert Series Presents "Shema" By Simon Sargon (10/23/03)

Frank Talk: General Tommy R. Franks (USA-Retired) At SMU Nov. 5-6 (10/20/03)

Co-Sponsored Oklahoma Graduate Theological Program To Conclude Classes in May (10/20/03)

SMU's Meadows Wind Ensemble Presents "Music For Voices And Winds," Oct. 26 (10/20/03)

SMU Libraries Announce Electronic Periodicals Librarian (10/15/03)

Richard Brettell Named Adjunct Senior Curator Of Dallas's Meadows Museum (10/15/03)

Meadows School Of The Arts Presents Plays "Love's Fire" And "It's All True," Oct. 23-Nov. 2 (10/10/03)

It’s A Girl Thing -- From High Tops To High Tech (10/1/03)

SMU School Of Engineering Appoints New Associate Dean For Academic Affairs (10/1/03)

September

Music In The Meadows Free Concert Series Presents Jamal Mohamed And The Meadows World Rhythms Ensemble, Oct. 12 (9/29/03)

SMU's Meadows Symphony Orchestra Presents "Beautiful Bach, Brilliant Brahms, " Oct. 17 & 19 (9/29/03)

Dallas Performing And Visual Arts College Fair To Be Held At Southern Methodist University, Oct. 30 (9/26/03)

Statement of Southern Methodist University (9/25/03)

Catherine Crier To Give The 2003 Sammons Media Ethics Lecture At SMU, Oct. 8 (9/19/03)

SMU's Meadows School Of The Arts Presents "Our Country's Good" By Timberlake Wertenbaker, Oct. 2-5 And 9-12 (9/16/03)

New Changes Announced To The Tate Lecture Series (9/30/03)

Music In The Meadows Free Concert Series Presents Jamal Mohamed And The Meadows World Rhythms Ensemble, Oct. 12 (9/29/03)

SMU's Meadows Symphony Orchestra Presents "Beautiful Bach, Brilliant Brahms, " Oct. 17 & 19 (9/29/03)

Rebecca Graff Named User Education Librarian at SMU (9/29/03)

Dallas Performing And Visual Arts College Fair To Be Held At Southern Methodist University, Oct. 30 (9/26/03)

Catherine Crier To Give The 2003 Sammons Media Ethics Lecture At SMU, Oct. 8 (9/19/03)

SMU And The Federal Judicial Center Sponsor Seminar For Nation's Bankruptcy Judges (9/19/03)

President's Scholars Program Celebrates 20 Years (9/18/03)

Two Texas Tornadoes Coming To SMU: Ann Richards To Speak At Fifth Annual Louise Raggio Lecture Oct. 2 (9/18/03)

Nominations Open For SMU Board Of Trustees (9/17/03)

Karen P. Hughes, Major General Craig R. McKinley, Pastor Zan W. Holmes, And Marshall Terry To Receive SMU Distinguished Alumni Award (9/16/03)

SMU's Meadows School Of The Arts Presents "Our Country's Good" By Timberlake Wertenbaker, Oct. 2-5 And 9-12 (9/16/03)

Local Educators Become Students In SMU's Teachers As Scholars Program (9/15/03)

Meadows Museum "Family Day" On Sept. 28 Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month (9/11/03)

Don Carty Speaks On Future Of Nation’s Airlines (9/11/03)

Transcript of Don Carty's Speech at SMU (9/11/03)

Advanced Computer Education Center To Host Information Technology Seminars (9/10/03)

Clements Center For Southwest Studies Awards Prize For Best Non-Fiction Book On Southwestern America (9/10/03)

SMU Engineering Professor Receives Scholar/Teacher Award From United Methodist Church (9/9/03)

Deep-Sea Explorer To Launch 2003-2004 SMU Collegium da Vinci Lecture Series (9/9/03)

Asian Film Festival At SMU's Meadows School, Sept. 26 & 27 (9/5/03)

SMU's Meadows Wind Ensemble Presents "Come To The Cabaret," Sept. 26 (9/4/03)

SMU Joins New National Prepaid Tuition Program (9/03/03)

August

Perkins School Of Theology Names New Director Of Recruitment And Admissions (8/29/03)

SMU's Meadows Symphony Orchestra Presents "The Classical Style," Sept. 19 & 21 (8/28/03)

"Music In The Meadows" Series Offers Free Monthly Concerts At SMU's Meadows Museum Beginning Sept. 14 (8/27/03)

SMU's Meadows School Of The Arts Announces 2003-2004 Music Season (8/22/03)

Avant-Garde Theater Pioneer Richard Foreman To Give Free Public Lecture At SMU's Meadows School, Sept. 4 (8/21/03)

Meadows School Concerts Honor 10th Anniversary Of Fisk Opus 101 Organ In Caruth Auditorium (8/20/03)

Spirituality Of Tai Chi (8/15/03)

College Students Reach Out To DISD Elementary Schools With Pride (8/15/03)

SMU Professor Elected President Of Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation (8/11/03)

Youth School Of Theology Established At SMU (8/7/03)

SMU School Of Engineering Appoints Two New Board Members (8/6/03)

July

Meadows Museum To Open Two Special Exhibitions On September 14 (7/31/03)

Gift Of $1 Million From TI Foundation To Advance Engineering Education In Nation's High Schools (7/29/03)

SMU Names New Police Chief (7/29/03)

Contributions of Bob Hope to Southern Methodist University (7/28/03)

SMU Names New Director Of Institutional Access And Equity (7/22/03)

June

Ford, Hunt, Oden Re-Elected As SMU Board Officers (6/18/03)

Wendy Gerwick Named SMU Law School’s 2003 Valedictorian (6/16/03)

Park Cities Local Wins Ogden Fellowship (6/16/03)

Getting A Harry Potter Education (6/6/03)

Let The Games Begin (6/6/03)

Guided Thru Life: Blind Student And His Dog Share Diploma (6/5/03)

Perkins School Of Theology Announces Director Of Student Services (6/4/03)

May

SMU Engineering Professor Elected Fellow Of The American Society Of Mechanical Engineers (5/30/03)

American Political Scholar Appointed To Endowed Chair At SMU (5/30/03)

$7.5 Million Gift from Lindsay and Bobbie Embrey to Fund a New Engineering Building at SMU (5/20/03)

Spain To Knight SMU History Professor David Weber (5/19/03)

SMU To Hold Commencement Ceremony May 17 (5/14/03)

SMU Announces Speakers For 2003-04 Tate Lecture Series (5/21/03)

Happily Ever After: Executive Negotiation Workshop To Teach Dispute Resolution (5/8/03)

SMU Honors Four As University Distinguished Teaching Professors (5/8/03)

Engineering Students Design Devices for the Disabled (5/5/03)

THE DOCTOR IS IN: Therapy Dog Reduces Stress (5/5/03)

Horton Foote To Participate In Public Events At SMU, May 15 & 16 (5/1/03)

April

SMU Professor Named 2003 State Of Texas Poet Laureate (4/30/03)

A Final Exam: Redesigning Lives (4/29/03)

TI Researcher Named To Chair Electrical Engineering Department At SMU School Of Engineering (4/24/03)

SMU Honors Parkland Hospital's Dr. Ron Anderson With Ethics Award (4/21/03)

Meadows Museum To Present Francisco Toledo: Fantastic Zoology (Zoología Fantástica) (4/21/03)

Survey Shows the Binge-Drinking Myth (4/21/03)

Immigration: The Ethical Balance -- Conference To Look At Issues Of Fairness, Failure And America's Future (4/15/03)

SMU To Host 2003 Maura Awards For Women Helping Women (4/15/03)

SMU Professor Appointed To National Academy Of Engineering Panel (4/14/03)

Four SMU Faculty Members Receive Ford Research Fellowships (4/14/03)

SMU Engineering Professor Bijan Mohraz named chair of the Department of Environmental and Civil Engineering (4/12/03)

SMU Names New Chair For Department Of Environmental And Civil Engineering (4/10/03)

Meadows Jazz Orchestra Concert April 24 (4/10/03)

Meadows Opera Theatre Presents "Scenes Of Love, Hate And Fantasy," April 28 & 29 (4/10/03)

SMU's Meadows Symphony Orchestra Presents "Rising Stars," Apr. 25 & 27 (4/10/03)

The Sky's The Limit: Herb Kelleher To Give 2003 SMU Commencement Address (4/7/03)

SMU's Meadows School Of The Arts Presents Jeffrey Hatcher's Comic Play SMASH! (4/4/03)

SMU Music Therapy Dept. Presents Free Community Event, "Musical Moments: Glimpses Of Music Therapy," April 10 (4/3/03)

Harvard Economist to Talk about the Bush Tax Plan (4/3/03)

Korean Film Festival At SMU (4/1/03)

Meadows Jazz Vocal Ensemble Presents Free Tax-Day Concert, "The Duke Ellington Songbook" (4/1/03)

Music In The Meadows Free Concert Series Presents "Chamber Music Showcase" (4/1/03)

Five Major SMU Supporters To Be Honored For Outstanding Philanthropy (4/1/03)

SMU Sophomore Awarded Prestigious Goldwater Scholarship For 2003-2004 (4/1/03)

March

SMU Junior Awarded Prestigious Goldwater Scholarship For 2003-2004 (3/28/03)

Godbey Lecture Series Celebrates 25 Years (3/28/03)

Meadows School Of The Arts Presents Ninth Annual New Plays Festival: New Visions, New Voices 2003 (3/27/03)

Meadows Museum Presents "Family Day, " April 6 (3/26/03)

Up Close And Personal: U.S. Presidents Through The Lens Of Harry Benson (3/26/03)

Renowned Women To Share Wisdom With Tomorrow's Leaders At SMU Women's Symposium, April 14 (3/24/03)

Congress Called On SMU Professor To Investigate Enron Taxes; Says Enron Had No Business Purpose, Only Tax-Driven (3/24/03)

Perkins Faculty Member Rebekah Miles Named Henry Luce III Fellow In Theology For 2003-2004 (3/21/03)

SMU Summer Youth Programs Help Children Learn In A Fun Hands-On Environment (3/20/03)

Music In The Meadows Free Concert Series Presents "Kim Corbet And Friends: A House Divided" (3/19/03)

SMU's Meadows Wind Ensemble Presents "Three For The Road" Concert On April 4 (3/19/03)

Dr. Edmund Pillsbury To Give Gallery Talk, "James Surls In Context" (3/19/03)

Meadows Chorale And Meadows Women's Ensemble Present "Of Light And Peace" (3/19/03)

"An Evening With Simon Sargon," April 6 (3/18/03)

Eleventh Annual "The Grand Event: Meadows At The Meyerson" (3/13/03)

SMU Economist To Receive Prestigious International Prize (3/7/03)

April/May 2003 Events At SMU’s Meadows School Of The Arts (3/7/03)

Meadows School Of The Arts Presents 2003 Spring Dance Concert (3/7/03)

Meadows Percussion Ensemble Presents Spring Concert, March 25 (3/7/03)

Perkins School Of Theology To Host Conference On Wesley In America (3/6/03)

Immigration Scholar To Give Lecture At SMU April 7 (3/6/03)

Hart eCenter At SMU Receives Accreditation For New Program In Digital Game Development (3/5/03)

SMU To Host Book-Signing With Novelist Marshall Terry (3/4/03)

Norm And Lynda Peters Of Georgetown To Receive Laity Award From SMU's Perkins School Of Theology (3/4/03)

Infinity Project Expands To Community Colleges; Collin County Community College Is First To Sign Up (3/3/03)

SMU To Offer Evening Law Program (3/3/03)

Three New Speakers Scheduled For Ministers Week, Feb. 3-5 (2/3/03)

Infinity Project Expands To Community Colleges; Collin County Community College Is First To Sign Up (3/3/03)

February

SMU paleontology student Jack Rogers describes a new species of fossil crocodile (2/28/03)

A "Break" From the Norm: Story Ideas About Spring Break (2/27/03)

New Recreation Center Planned For SMU (2/21/03)

An experimental research program pinpoints a location where an explosive event occurred on the space shuttle Columbia (02/14/03

Highland Park United Methodist Church gives $5 million to sponsor 100 Habitat for Humanity homes (02/13/03)

Dedman School of Law honors eight individuals at its annual Distinguished Alumni Awards dinner (02/13/03

Ericsson Inc. honors three electrical engineering graduate students for their research in telecommunications (02/13/03

School of Engineering to honor Former Texas Gov. Bill Clements, inventor Robert Dennard and former TI Chairman Mark Shepherd (02/13/03

Gift to SMU's Dedman School of Law Builds New Courtroom (02/11/03

Fewer Tear for Columbia? (02/10/03

Head of the FAA and the CEO of Southwest Airlines to Speak at SMU (02/10/03

Ethicist Tells Perkins Pastors: Iraq War Unjustified (02/07/03

Perkins School of Theology to Host Laity Week March 6-8, 2003 (02/07/03

More than 100 SMU students will be "Dancing to Make a Difference" for 28 hours at Mustang Marathon (02/07/03

Graduate Student Research To Be On Display At SMU Feb. 11 (2/3/03)

Three New Speakers Scheduled For Ministers Week, Feb. 3-5 (2/3/03)

January

SMU Names Ernest Jouriles As Chair Of Psychology (1/31/03)

Business Leaders To Serve On Advisory Board For Hegi Family Career Development Center (1/31/03)

What Enron Can Teach Families About Love (1/30/03)

SMU Anthropology Professor Leads Research Expedition To Mayan Ruins In Guatemala (1/29/03)

Hart eCenter To Offer Digital Games Development Program (1/28/03)

SMU Ministers Week To Focus On Faith And Popular Culture (1/28/03)

Barbara D'Amico has been named director of corporate and alumni relations for the SMU School of Engineering (01/27/03)

Advice To Youth Ministers: Identify "Thorns" That Cause Discouragement And Ineffectiveness (1/21/03)

National Engineers Week Event At SMU Highlights Contributions Of Engineers To The Emergency Room (1/17/03)

Thomas Roughface Named Distinguished Alumnus Of Perkins School Of Theology (1/13/03)