Posts Tagged ‘Southern Methodist University’

Reflections on Earth Day:
A Collection of Top Stories

Posted by Dallas Innovates

In honor of Earth Day on Sunday, we’re taking a look back at some of our past stories focused on the environment.

From renewable energy and sustainable wine growing to an artist’s plight to protect the ocean and a crowdfunding …

Change of Venue: SMU Guildhall Planning Move Away From Plano

Posted by Heather Noel

Southern Methodist University’s graduate program for game design is planning to relocate from Plano to the main Dallas campus by 2020.

The forthcoming move comes as the university has put its Plano campus on the market. Though days are numbered, …

Here’s Which North Texans You Should Watch for at SXSW

Posted by Dallas Innovates

The South by Southwest Conference and Festivals officially starts Friday, and although all the happenings are in Austin, there’ll be plenty of North Texas presence.

This year’s conference has 25 tracks covering areas such as the music and film industries …

2 DFW Students to Participate in SXSW Red Bull Launch Institute

Posted by Lance Murray

A couple of North Texas university students will participate in the Red Bull Launch Institute March 10 at the South by Southwest Interactive Festival in Austin.

The institute, which says it “give wings to collegiate entrepreneurs and their ideas,” will …

Making the World a Better Place: The Power of One Conference

Posted by Katie Kelton

Highlighting changemakers who are making a difference in the world will be the purpose of a new event coming up next week in Grapevine. 

The Power of One Conference seeks to “encourage conscious living by celebrating those who are living …

SMU Prof Receives Inaugural Art Entrepreneurship Award

Posted by Taylor Lowder

The Society for Arts Entrepreneurship Education recently announced Southern Methodist University’s James Hart as the first recipient of its Sharon T. Alpi Award for Innovative Arts Entrepreneurship Pedagogy.

The $500 Sharon T. Alpi Award is given to an innovative educator …

Discovery: Aiding a Fragile Mussel, Trial Seeks Multiple Myeloma Patients, 3-D Universe

Posted by Lance Murray


A Dallas researcher is leading a team of Texas A&M AgriLife scientists working to better understand the ecology and taxonomy of the Texas hornshell mussel.

This month, the creature became …

SMU Law Students Create Apps to Help Legal Aid Lawyers

Posted by Taylor Lowder

Three teams of Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law students learned about new legal technologies and social justice in the fall semester as they designed apps help legal aid lawyers better serve their clients.

The school added the …

Master Minds:
North Texas Idea Generators

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

From startups changing the way we travel and how brands can tell stories to inventions bringing new solutions to the health care and wireless industries, these North Texas innovators are making a name for themselves. 

George Brody

George Brody


Fueling Disruption:
Local Startups That Got Funding in 2017

Posted by Dallas Innovates

Funding rounds brought millions in capital from investors for North Texas startups.

Lantern Pharma

The cancer-fighting Dallas pharma raised $3.7 million in May from its Series A equity financing to continue its search for and testing of abandoned cancer drug.…