Editor’s Inbox: A ‘Simply Beautiful’ SMU Tree

Thank you to University Park’s Carolyn Loy, who left a recent voicemail about a beautiful Christmas tree at SMU’s McFarlin Auditorium.

A large Christmas tree greets visitors in the lobby of SMU’s McFarlin Auditorium. (Courtesy Monifa Thomas-Nguyen)

“It is a simply beautiful tree,” Loy said. “If you are taking Christmas pictures around the city, University Park, or Dallas, it’s worth the trip to see that beautiful tree in the lobby.”

Thank you also to Monifa Thomas-Nguyen, a media relations manager, for securing a photo.

Want to enjoy some more Park Cities Christmas photos?

Check out our coverage of the Highland Park Christmas Tree Lighting here.

And see our coverage of the Snider Plaza Christmas Tree Lighting here.

William Taylor

William Taylor, editor of Park Cities People and Preston Hollow People, shares a name and a birthday with his dad and a love for community journalism with his colleagues at People Newspapers. He joined the staff in 2016 after more than 25 years working for daily newspapers in such places as Alexandria, Louisiana; Baton Rouge; McKinney; San Angelo; and Sherman, though not in anywhere near that order. A city manager once told him that “city government is the best government” because of its potential to improve the lives of its residents. William still enjoys covering municipal government and many other topics. Follow him on Twitter @Seminarydropout. He apologizes in advance to the Joneses for any angry Tweets that might slip out about the Dallas Cowboys during the NFL season. You also can reach him at william.taylor@peoplenewspapers.com. For the latest news, click here to sign up for our newsletter.

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