Category Archives: Alumni

Search Yearbooks Online

Search the pages of nearly 100 years of SMU Rotunda yearbooks online at 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

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