Category Archives: Dedman School of Law

Addressing the Need for Criminal Justice Reform

SMU is launching the new Deason Family Criminal Justice Reform Center in Dedman School of Law, where scholars will conduct innovative research and educational programs to address the need for reforms in the U.S. criminal justice system. Independent research and

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SMU Dedman Law Scholarships endowed in honor of Thomas W. Luce, III by Sarah and Ross Perot, Jr.

A $1.75 million gift from Sarah Fullinwider Perot ‘83 and Ross Perot, Jr., will endow the Thomas W. Luce, III Centennial Dedman Law Scholars Program at SMU, honoring Luce’s dedication to law and community while helping infuse scholarship students with

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Faculty gifts for Cox and Dedman Law: Two new endowed faculty positions move SMU closer to goal of 110

Gifts for a faculty directorship in Cox School of Business and an endowed chair in Dedman School of Law have propelled SMU closer to achieving The Second Century Campaign goal of 110 endowed faculty positions. A gift of $2 million

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$2 million gift from SMU alumna, emeritus professor to endow faculty chair in women and the law

Solving Complex Legal Issues

A $3.125 million gift will launch the Tsai Center for Law, Science and Innovation in Dedman School of Law. The combined $2.5 million endowment and $625,000 in operational funding for the first five years provides a platform for collaboration among

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New SMU Dedman Law academic center to provide legal research in science and technology

World Changing: New endowments add to SMU faculty strength

As SMU continues its commemoration of the Year of the Faculty, three new gifts for endowed faculty positions have brought the total number of such positions at SMU to 102 en route to achieving a goal of 110. A gift

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Family Law Clinic Created

An anonymous gift of $4 million to SMU’s Dedman School of Law will endow the new VanSickle Family Law Clinic to provide free legal help for Dallas-area residents as well as essential skills training for Dedman Law students. The clinic,

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New SMU Family Law Clinic to provide community service and inspiring experience for students

Legal Center Gift Honors Father and Serves Victims

A new legal center at SMU’s Dedman School of Law will provide services for the victims of domestic violence, sex trafficking and other crimes against women. Ray L. ’65 and Nancy Ann Hunter Hunt ’65 have committed $5 million to

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