Southern Methodist University


White Supremacists Deface SMU, Decry ‘Opioid Beast’

Members of a white supremacist group defaced Southern Methodist University (SMU) over the weekend, plastering troubling flyers and banners on campus. They even stopped to pose for photos giving the Nazi salute.


Texas Governor Urges Southern Methodist U. to Return 9/11 Memorial

Texas Governor Greg Abbott weighed in on a 9/11 memorial flag flap that erupted this week on the Southern Methodist University (SMU) campus after administrators decided to move the annual student tribute to avoid “triggering” others.

John B. Attanasio

Former Texas Law School Dean Arrested on Prostitution Charges

The former dean of the South Methodist Law School (SMU), John Attanasio, 60, was arrested early Sunday morning, February 1, on prostitution charges. Currently, he serves as Judge William Hawley Atwell Chair of Constitutional Law and he is a Professor of Law.