SMU Addresses Suspension Of Fraternity Over HazingThe SMU chapter of the Kappa Alpha Order national organization was suspended on October 4, 2017, for a minimum of four years by the University.
SMU Fraternity Suspended For Suspected HazingAccording to SMU, investigators found evidence of new members being paddled, forced into servitude and excessive alcohol consumption.
SMU Back Up & Running After Power OutageSMU is back open after a power outage on Tuesday night forced thousands of students to be evacuated. Many of those students returned to class on Wednesday morning carrying books and overnight bags.
Power Outage Temporarily Displaces SMU StudentsThousands of students were given about 40 minutes to get out of their dorms due to a campus-wide power outage Tuesday.
Human Trafficking: North Texan Shares Her Survivor Story At SMU ConferenceRebekah Charleston survived ten years of being trapped in the world of human trafficking.
Man Arrested For Starbucks Robberies Near SMUPolice arrested Jared Smith of Azle on August 24 for the robbery of a Whataburger there. The investigation revealed he was responsible for the Starbucks robberies, too.
North Texan Shares 9/11 Survival Story"To be honest with you, I get down on my knees and thank God that I'm still alive."
SMU Offering Free Tickets, Food To Harvey VictimsThose affected by the storm can request tickets and vouchers good for admission, a hot dog and a soda.
Armed Man Robs University Park Starbucks Twice In Three WeeksTwice in the last three weeks a man has walked into Starbucks on Hillcrest Avenue (just steps from SMU) with a handgun and robbed it.
SMU, Students Reach Agreement On 9/11 MemorialThe university agreed to continue displays, including the 9/11 memorial, on Dallas Hall Lawn.
Free Speech Controversy At SMU Makes National HeadlinesThe uproar began when SMU told the Young America's Foundation that its yearly display of flags honoring September 11th victims will no longer allowed to be set up at the Dallas Hall lawn as in past years.
Group At SMU Unhappy Over 9/11 Memorial RelocationUniversity officials recently told the group to relocate the display to Morrison-McGinnis Park because Dallas Hall Lawn is used for classes and a variety of events.