Category Archives: Academic Excellence

Major Boost for Academics: Campaign Strengthens Teaching, Faculty, Research

Less than two years since the launch of its public phase, The Second Century Campaign is having a profound effect on every aspect of the University, including faculty and academic excellence, one of the campaign’s three overarching priorities. New endowments

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Endowed Faculty at Work: William B. Brueggeman and Elaine A. Heath

Generous gifts from alumni, family and friends have established dozens of endowed faculty positions at SMU, enabling the University to attract leading scholars by providing significant research funds and competitive salaries. Through The Second Century Campaign, SMU aims to increase

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Dedman College Initiative: Focus on Scholarships, Academic Programs

Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences, “the heart of SMU,” is poised to take the crucial next steps in its rise as a nationally recognized center for teaching, scholarship and research. The University has unveiled a major Second Century Campaign

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