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Moody Magic: Renovated Moody Coliseum and new Miller Event Center open

An expanded and renovated Moody Coliseum and the new Miller Event Center officially opened at SMU’s December Commencement ceremony December 21, and the University ushered in a new era at Moody with a historic win in the first basketball game

SMU Centennial Gifts for the Holidays

SMU’s centennial merchandise features great gifts for Mustangs: SMU: Unbridled Vision, a stunning picture book of the SMU campus Centennial puzzle, richly detailed and showcasing SMU SMU centennial bicycle, classic and cool from Villy Bikes And more! For a complete

Events encourage Campaign giving

The support of alumni, parents and friends throughout the United States has been a crucial factor in SMU’s continuing rise as a top educational institution. As the SMU Calendar demonstrates, the University is committed to engaging SMU’s extended family in

The Impact of Giving

Recent gifts to The Second Century Campaign have provided support for all three of The Second Century Campaign’s priorities, helping enhance faculty and academic excellence, student quality and the campus experience. Gift for new dining commons Anita and Truman Arnold

Campaign Q&A: Gerald J. Ford ’66, ’69

Gerald J. Ford is a member of the SMU Board of Trustees and Convening Co-chair of The Second Century Campaign. He is a current member of the executive board of Dedman School of Law and a past member of the

President’s Message: December 2013

The previous issue of Campaign Update (September 2013) described The Second Century Campaign’s extraordinary impact on SMU to date, detailing the University’s progress in a range of areas. The issue also reported that, based on the success achieved thus far,

Los Angeles Co-chairs

Library Treasures

Homecoming 2013

Thousands of alumni and friends returned to the Hilltop October 24-27, 2013, as SMU celebrated the tradition of Homecoming. The weekend featured a variety of gatherings and special events, including a morning on the Boulevard, the traditional Homecoming parade, the

Volunteer Summit: New Campaign Structure Unveiled

During the Volunteer Summit October 25, Campaign Co-Chair Carl Sewell ’66 outlined a new structure for The Second Century Campaign, including the addition of four SMU trustees to the Campaign Leadership Council: Paul B. Loyd, Jr. ’68, Bobby B. Lyle