Category Archives: Alumni

Fort Worth Alumni Gather

Wagon races, calf roping and bull riding were among the featured attractions at the Fort Worth Alumni, Parent and Friends outing at the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo February 2. Attendees included (L-R): Bailey Reeves ’07; Taylor Martin ’99;

Campaign Participation: National programs encourage alumni engagement

SMU alumni programs around the United States are encouraging graduates to stay involved with the life of the University and helping encourage alumni to give to SMU through The Second Century Campaign. As of February, 48.5 percent of alumni had

Regional Campaign Celebrations: New York and Washington, D.C.

Alumni, parents and friends in New York City and Washington, D.C., were honored this spring for their support of The Second Century Campaign. President R. Gerald Turner and University officials were joined by members and leaders of the Campaign Steering

Young Alums Fry Frogs, Again

Campaign Briefing and Concert in Chicago

Campaign Q&A: Michael M. Boone ’63, ’67

SMU Trustee Michael Boone is a co-founder of the law firm Haynes and Boone, LLP. He earned both his undergraduate and J.D. degrees at SMU, is an SMU Distinguished Alumni Award recipient and has served on numerous SMU boards and

Search Yearbooks Online

Search the pages of nearly 100 years of SMU Rotunda yearbooks online at smu.edu/yearbooks. Find pages featuring friends and family. E-mail a page of memories to a friend or share on Facebook. This special offering is made possible by Richard

Young Alums “Fry the Frogs” in Giving Contest

More than 1,000 donors made a gift in September to win the giving challenge against TCU spearheaded by the SMU Young Alumni Board. The victory was announced at the SMU-TCU football game, also won by the Mustangs. The drive was

In Memoriam: Anne Purdue Herrscher ’58, ’86

Anne Purdue Herrscher ’58, ’86, a member of The Second Century Campaign Steering Committee for the Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development, passed away October 11, 2011. The University community mourns the passing of this alumna, longtime

Distinguished Alumni Awards

As part of SMU’s centennial commemoration, the  Distinguished Alumni Awards were presented on campus this year in McFarlin Auditorium, November 3. Awardees were (L-R): Ike Griffin ’57, president of Horizon Communities in Prison; Annette Caldwell Simmons ’57, community leader and