The kids aren’t all right: Who really killed the student free press of SMU

The kids aren’t all right: Who really killed the student free press of SMU

Letter from The Editorial Board of SMU’s The Daily Campus It’s not often that a newspaper has the self-indulgency to be able to write about itself, but this anomaly isn’t one to celebrate. As previously announced, the Student Media Company will be dissolving in May after nearly a century, forever altering the landscape of the free […]

Women help women

Women help women

On March 13, Dallas Women’s Foundation held a patron party for the donors, supporters and honorees of its 2018 Maura Women Helping Women and Young Leader Awards. Leadership Forum & Awards Dinner Selection Committee Co-Chair Brenda Jackson hosted the illustrious group at Lakewood Country Club. Pictured here, from left to right, are: Effie Dennison (Texas […]

University takes control of student free press

University takes control of student free press

By Kylie Madry After an almost-90-year run as SMU’s independent, student-led publishing company, Student Media Company will close its doors in May. Student Media Company independently produces SMU Campus Weekly and the Rotunda yearbook, as well as smudailycampus.com and SMU Look in conjunction with the school’s journalism department. After a decision by the non-profit’s board […]

Rowers caught in middle of controversy

Rowers caught in middle of controversy

By Sujata Dand White Rock Lake is calm on this Friday afternoon. The sun beats down on the young women’s varsity team as they practice for their next regatta. The cadence of the oars hitting the water is even. The White Rock Rowing boat is set. But, all it takes is one rower to be […]

Vol. 9, No. 41

March 20 – 12:42 a.m. 9600 Block, Forest Ln. (75243) Aggravated Robbery of an Individual: The suspect stole the complainant’s property at gunpoint. March 20 – 8:29 a.m. 11600 Block, Kilkirk Ln. (75228) Burglary of a Residence: An unknown suspect broke into the complainant’s garage and opened boxes. March 20 – 12:07 p.m. 9700 Block, […]

Climate change’s effect on food topic of talk

Climate change’s effect on food topic of talk

Frode Nilssen, a professor of international business and economics at Norway’s Nord University, will address the economic, social, political and financial impacts of climate change on the global food system and its ability to feed a growing population during a talk titled “Feeding the World in a Time of Climate Change,” from 6-7:30 p.m., April […]

Dallas Arts Month kicks into high gear

Dallas Arts Month kicks into high gear

Dallas Arts Month is a city-wide celebration of Dallas arts, held annually in the month of April. Arts Month is designed to build awareness and appreciation for the work of Dallas artists and organizations and foster creative learning and activity throughout the city. Residents and visitors are encouraged to participate in events and programming offered […]

Vol. 9, No. 40

March 13 – 8:57 a.m. 9700 Block, Walnut St. (75243) Burglary of a Motor Vehicle: An unknown suspect smashed the vehicle window, climbed in and stole property. March 13 – 3:11 p.m. 9400 Block, Church Rd. (75238) Burglary of a Building: An unknown suspect broke into the complainant’s shed and stole property. March 14 – […]

Bobby Earl Cannon

Bobby Earl Cannon

Bobby Earl Cannon of Dallas won his battle with several recent health issues on Sunday, March 18, 2018 when he ran into the loving arms of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Bobby was born in Lindale, Texas on August 5, 1934 and moved to Dallas when he was 10 years old. Bobby attended Dallas […]

Stephen Hawking

Stephen Hawking

From Morning Edition NPR News There aren’t very many scientists who achieved rock star status. Stephen Hawking, who has died at the age of 76, family members told British media early Wednesday, was definitely a contender. “He was a great scientist and an extraordinary man whose work and legacy will live on for many years,” […]