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Change in opportunity: McGill switches commitment to Stanford

Coppell High School senior defensive back Jonathan McGill orally committed to Stanford, on Sunday, changing his recent commitment from SMU in October.

Christine Zacuai, Executive News Editor

December 16, 2018

Today, Coppell defensive back Jonathan McGill flipped his oral commitment from SMU to Stanford.   Though committed to SMU for several weeks now, McGill reconsidered due to the academic opportunities and elite program Stanford offers.   “It has been one of the hardest things I had t...

Scoring a position at SMU

Senior Wyatt Priest, after scoring a goal during a playoff game his sophomore year. They won the game 2-0 and advanced in the playoffs.

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017

Since he was 4, Coppell High School senior Wyatt Priest had a soccer ball in between his feet. For the Cowboys soccer team,  he has led it to a Class 6A state championship and more recently committed to SMU.   “He’s one of our [CHS boys soccer team’s] complete players, he understands...

Applying to college; how to avoid the stress

Applying to college; how to avoid the stress

Gabby Sahm, Staff Writer

February 4, 2016

I have always been someone who plans everything out. I do not like going into situations without knowing what will happen so I tend to overcompensate by researching everything that I could ever encounter to ensure I can have the best outcome. With this mindset one would assume that my application process fo...

George W. Bush Presidential Center opens at SMU

April 25, 2013

By Tina Huang Staff Writer Southern Methodist University is continually becoming more renown. Adding to its’ growing reputation is the newly constructed George W. Bush Presidential Center. Beginning on April 24, dedication events will be held. Today, April 25, is the official dedication day with ...

Dr. Sanjay Gupta hosts TATE lecture at SMU

November 16, 2012

By Tolu Salako Staff Writer Over the course of the school year, Southern Methodist University brings intellectual minds from all over the world to speak at there university. On November 27, 2012, Dr. Sanjay Gupta, medical correspondent for CNN, will be at SMU hosting a Q&A and a lecture concerning...

Photo Gallery: Cowboys win against Lobos at SMU

Photo Gallery: Cowboys win against Lobos at SMU

September 3, 2012

The Cowboys won the 2012 Tom Landry Classic football game on Saturday, against the Longview Lobos. The Cowboys came in as the underdogs and came out as the new team to beat for this football season.

Conan to visit SMU

March 22, 2010

Ashleigh Heaton Entertainment Editor Yes. Yes, yes, yes. Conan O'Brien (hereon referred to lovingly as Coco) is going on a comedy tour of 30 cities, and Dallas is on his list of stops. On Thursday, May 13, the former host of "The Tonight Show" will visit the Southern Methodist University's McFarlin Memorial Auditorium acco...

What I learned at Dallas Morning News Day

March 12, 2010

Rebecca Neumann Staff Writer On Wednesday, I traveled with seven other newspaper students to SMU in Dallas where we all attended Dallas Morning News Day. The event consisted of two sessions where we were able to choose different seminars to attend. The journalists who spoke at the seminars were e...

SMU, Texas A&M lead different outlooks at season’s end

December 29, 2009

By Travis Bremner Staff Writer The SMU Mustangs played in their first bowl game since the cheating days of the 80s, but it didn’t show. Former Southlake Carroll quarterback Kyle Padron threw for an SMU record 460 yards as they just annihilated Nevada in the Hawaii bowl, 45-10. The most surprising...