Category Archives: Alumni

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

SMU Happenings

Campaign Q&A: C. David Cush ’82, ’83

David Cush is co-chair of The Second Century Campaign Steering Committee for San Francisco. He hosted the San Francisco kickoff along with Frank M. Dunlevy ’71, the committee’s honorary co-chair. He received B.S., B.F.A. and M.B.A. degrees from SMU. Campaign

Campaign Activity: 2009-10 Timeline

The second year of The Second Century Campaign’s public phase was filled with events and celebrations marking campaign progress in Dallas, around the United States and internationally. Here is a timeline featuring some of the year’s most significant developments.

President’s Message: Individual donors are the foundation of SMU’s funding

In this Campaign Update we’re pleased to bring you news of the remarkable progress of SMU Unbridled: The Second Century Campaign. Donors are providing leadership gifts that are making an immediate impact and ensuring continued and consistent progress in years

Supporting Student Quality: Alumni Board President’s Scholarship

SMU is committed to increasing student quality through additional scholarship offerings. The Alumni Board has supported that goal by establishing a top merit-based scholarship.

Marking Progress: Reports Highlight Campaign Momentum

SMU received $421 million in total commitments to The Second Century Campaign as of February 26, representing more than 56 percent of the $750 million campaign goal. The public phase of the five-year campaign was launched September 2009. During the