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New and Exciting News for Grad Students at SMU: Introducing the Moody School

January 12, 2021

Are you contemplating a graduate degree? Are you ready for some good news? Well, big change has come to the SMU graduate community, and it couldn't have happened at a more needed time!

How the SMU Graduate Community Is Staying Connected and Socially Distant

December 21, 2020

SMU spent months creating a plan to allow students to be on campus safely and continue with their academic experience. One question remained though: how would the pandemic affect the student life experience? Before the ...

What Does a Structural Engineer Do? One Student’s Experience in the Accelerated Pathways Program

November 6, 2020

Many of us take for granted the everyday structures that support our lives — the bridges we cross on the way to work, the tall office building we walk by on the way to pick up a cup of coffee, and even the walls that ...

7 Reasons SMU's Civil and Environmental Engineering Program is the Best in Dallas, TX

October 28, 2020

The Dallas metropolitan area is one of the fastest-growing in the United States. With its booming community and increased population density comes new challenges. With this in mind, there are more than a few ...

How to Work on Your Dissertation from Home (And Actually Be Productive)

May 14, 2020

Graduate school can be isolating at times and the dissertation phase can be especially challenging. But for many, this pandemic has taken that experience to a new level.

How SMU Is Supporting Graduate Students Amidst Today's Global Pandemic

May 7, 2020

If there is one good thing COVID-19 has brought about, it is the realization that we are all dependent on one another for support — and as a community, there are many ways we can give and receive support, especially ...

What One SMU Student Learned at a Regional Three-Minute Thesis Competition

April 23, 2020

In November 2019, Alison Krauss won first place at SMU’s Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition. Her thesis is focused on methods for accurately measuring teen violence. After taking first at SMU’s competition, Alison ...