Category Archives: Simmons School of Education and Human Development

Leadership Gifts Launch Final Campaign Year

SMU began the final year of The Second Century Campaign with six new leadership commitments for a range of University priorities. Here is a list of those gifts and the generous donors who provided them: $1.5 million from Investor’s Business

Final Year Countdown: Major gifts add momentum as last campaign year begins

SMU began the final year of the $1 billion Second Century Campaign with six new leadership commitments that accelerated campaign momentum. As SMU moves closer to reaching the campaign’s overall financial goal, campaign volunteers also continue efforts to achieve the

Celebrating Leadership: Harold Clark Simmons Hall second building for Simmons School

SMU broke ground Sept. 12 on Harold Clark Simmons Hall, the second building for the Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development. The ceremony follows a gift of $25 million from Harold C. and Annette Caldwell Simmons ’57

Gift Aims to Improve Education in West Dallas

A $2.5 million gift from Russell Budd and Dorothy Budd ’06 will endow the newly named Budd Center: Involving Communities in Education in Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development. The Budd Center will focus on a strategic

Ringing in a New Era

Historic Simmons gift for new building and faculty positions Harold C. Simmons and Annette Caldwell Simmons ’57 have committed a new gift of $25 million to SMU’s Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development. Their gift will fund

Annette Caldwell Simmons Hall Dedication

Great Day for Education: Annette Caldwell Simmons Hall dedicated

The dedication of Annette Caldwell Simmons Hall September 24 marks a new chapter in SMU’s commitment to meeting the educational needs of the region and the nation. The new building serves as home for the wide array of programs offered

Back to school at SMU’s new Annette Caldwell Simmons Hall

Research-based solutions to compelling needs in education and human development will evolve at the new home of SMU’s Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development, which formally opened September 24 with a dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony.

President’s Message: School of education one of the campaign’s most outstanding successes

One of the brightest examples of The Second Century Campaign’s success is SMU’s newest school, the Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development.

Reforming Education: Nationally Recognized Expert Joins Simmons School, Bush Institute

Celebrated scholar James Guthrie has joined Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development as a faculty member and the George W. Bush Institute as a Senior Fellow in a three-year, concurrent appointment. A nationally recognized expert on education