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  1. SMU economist wins $50,000 'budding genius' prize with highly cited corruption researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | EurekAlert!

    Serra questioned long-standing assumptions; found corruption declines as perpetrators take into account social costs of their illegal activities, and as victims share information about specific bribery exchanges through online reporting systems IMAGE: Economist Danila Serra, an assistant professor at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, is the inaugural recipient of the $50,000 Vernon L. Smith Ascending Scholar Prize for her highly cited corruption research.... view Guilt and shame play a role in reducing bribery, according to research by economist Danila Serra, Southern Methodist University, Dallas.

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  2. CBS Making New Comedy About Law SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | FindLaw

    At least, that's what CBS is planning. "Class Action" is loosely based on the law school experiences of Jay McGraw, who was a student at Southern Methodist University's law school.

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  3. Stephen Gardner, JD, Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... general for the states of New York and Texas, and was a visiting assistant professor of law at Southern Methodist University. While maintaining a private practice in Dallas, TX, for 12 years, he served as counsel for the National Consumer Law ...

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  4. Shelby, Glenn T.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 11 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... Itara ('Tara') Shelby. After graduating from Miami-Palmetto High School in 1973, he attended Southern Methodist University in Dallas where he earned his B.B.A. degree in 1976. Following his graduation there, he attended law school at the University ...

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  5. Study: Students protesting privilege can do so because of their own privilegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 11 | Washington Examiner

    A recent study by two university professors suggests that frequent left-wing campus protests are fueled largely by the "privilege" that many students claim to oppose. The study, led by Dominique J. Baker of Southern Methodist University and Richard S.L. Blissett of Seton Hall University, analyzed 1,845 institutions and looked into how the " I, Too, Am Harvard " movement of 2014 spread across the nation's campuses to protest microaggressions.

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  6. BWW Review: FADE at Dallas Theater CenterRead the original story

    Monday Dec 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 7th. For tickets and information, visit dallastheatercenter.org. Sam is currently a student at Southern Methodist University in Dallas studying Biology and Musical Theatre. Though he grew up performing and dancing in shows (read more...)

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  7. Is the Judiciary Ready to Handle Harassment Charges?The case of Alex...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 11 | New York Magazine

    ... effective than the newly convened Gender Bias Task Force," Joanna Grossman, a law professor at Southern Methodist University, wrote on Twitter, with this kicker: "His disrespect for women is legendary." The most eye-opening of these recollections ...

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  8. Why being in love may expand your waistlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 11 | Iol.co.za

    ... happy relationship is synonymous with gaining weight. A 2013 study conducted by researchers at Southern Methodist University (SMU) found that the more satisfied newlyweds were in their marriages, the more weight they gained over a two-year period. ...

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  9. TransMed7, LLC Announces Inaugural Members of its Business Advisory BoardRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 10 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... He currently serves on several boards in the tecnology and education sectors including the Southern Methodist University (SMU) Lyle School of Engineering. Prior to this, Mr. Bradley was a Co-Founder, President, and Senior Vice President of Global ...

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    Sunday Dec 10 | Business Wire

    ... He currently serves on several boards in the technology and education sectors including the Southern Methodist University (SMU) Lyle School of Engineering. Prior to this, Mr. Bradley was a Co-Founder, President, and Senior Vice President of Global ...

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  11. Ruth Sharp Altshuler, R.I.P.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | D Magazine

    ... without realizing it. I had never even seen a poor person," she says. "When I was [attending Southern Methodist University], all I did was work on a float. That was the only great thing I did in college. I wasn't mean or anything, but in those days ...

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  12. Life 38 mins ago 5:15 p.m.Philanthropist Ruth Altshuler diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... team that put together the city's 50th commemoration of JFK's assassination. Altshuler was 93. Southern Methodist University sent the following statement: Dallas and SMU have lost a leadership giant. Our hearts are heavy, but our spirits are ...

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  13. 31 House Republicans side with grad students on tuition taxRead the original story

    Friday Dec 8 | WAAY

    ... the measure was spearheaded by Congressman Pete Sessions of Texas, whose district includes Southern Methodist University. The group of lawmakers who signed the letter are also concerned that the new tax would hold back economic growth by hurting the ...

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  14. Ron Meyer, Who Coached S.M.U. to Football Title, Dies at 76Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | The New York Times

    Ron Meyer, a college and professional football coach who guided Southern Methodist University to the 1981 Southwest Conference championship but left soon after while the team was on probation for recruiting violations, some of which he was accused of, died on Tuesday in Austin, Tex. He was 76. Meyer later coached the New England Patriots and the Indianapolis Colts, but it was at S.M.U. that he achieved his greatest renown.

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  15. Hey Joe Lawrence, how did you get to be the COO of Porsche? - RoadshowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | CNet News

    ... the head honcho at Porsche? It started with education. Lawrence has a BA in Economics from Southern Methodist University in Dallas Texas and an MBA from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. I sat down with Lawrence at the Los Angeles Auto Show to ...

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  16. TheaterJones Founder Mark Lowry on Lee Trull Investigation: 'Our Jaws Just Hit the Floor'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Dallas Observer

    ... led with an account from a woman who had acted at Dallas Theater Center while a student at Southern Methodist University. She said Trull cornered her in her dressing room. "On these occasions, he would take my hand and put it on his penis when he ...

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  17. Nonfiction: Yearning for an Earlier Era of American DiplomacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | The New York Times

    ... put a stick in Gorbachev's eye." Engel, the director of the Center for Presidential History at Southern Methodist University and the editor of "The China Diary of George H.W. Bush," is an assiduous researcher and vivid writer who has conducted ...

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  18. Verdict handed down in Tovar murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... also defensive wounds on both his arms and hands. Dhavan, who was from India, was a student at Southern Methodist University in Texas who was in Henry County on a work-study internship program. He was in Henry County to work assessing the signal of ...

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  19. Continue reading For years, women in the arts kept tabs on the 'snakes in the grass'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Dallas Morning News

    Years ago, as a student at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, where I now teach journalism, I started covering art and theater for the student newspaper. I will never forget the night an older actress pulled me aside at a cast party and whispered, "Look out for the snakes in the grass."

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  20. Lisa Kulson Steps Down From TheoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Women's Wear Daily

    ... will always have a deep affection for the brand."Born in Michigan, Kulson studied business at Southern Methodist University in Dallas and design at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in Los Angeles. She cut her teeth at Fenn Wright ...

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