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Ravi Batra

Feb 1, 2007 By Mike Shea

In The New Golden Age: The Coming Revolution Against Political Corruption and Economic Chaos, the best-selling author and Southern Methodist University professor of economics expounds on corruption and the keys to global prosperity. Your new book identifies a laundry list of global economic problems. Can you single out the most…

Kristen Link and Lindsay Long

Sep 30, 1998 By Katy Vine

When twenty-year-old Kristen Link, a junior at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, asked eighteen-year-old freshman Lindsay Long to be her synchronized diving partner in the spring of 1997, Long wasn’t sure she wanted to take the plunge. “It’s scary enough to dive by yourself, and in synchronized diving you have…

Cheril Santini

May 31, 1996 By Ellise Pierce

MAKING A SPLASH—so to speak—is what Cheril Santini does best. As a member of Southern Methodist University’s diving team in the early nineties, the Dallas native made All-American ten times, was a finalist for NCAA woman of the year, and was named one of the nation’s top ten college women…

Happy Babble

Jun 30, 1992 By Gregory Curtis

George H. W. Bush's commencement speech at Southern Methodist University was long on rhetoric and short on specifics.