Category Archives: Meadows School of the Arts

New Gifts for Faculty Excellence

New gifts, including the one from Harold C. Simmons and Annette Caldwell Simmons ’57, are supporting The Second Century Campaign goal of ensuring that SMU has at least 100 endowed faculty positions. Faculty endowments play a crucial role in helping

$1 million gift from Linda and William Custard endows directorship of SMU’s Meadows Museum

$2 Million Gift from Sarah Fullinwider Perot and Ross Perot, Jr., Creates Endowed Centennial Chair in Music

A $2 million gift from SMU Trustee Sarah Fullinwider Perot ’83 and Ross Perot, Jr., in honor of Sarah’s mother, Mrs. Leah Fullinwider, has established an endowed centennial chair in music performance at SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts, the

Meadows at the Meyerson

Enhancing Graduate Education: Distinguished Chair in Art History

SMU has received $2 million to endow a distinguished chair in art history, enabling the University to launch an international search for a top scholar to direct a new Ph.D. program in Meadows School of the Arts.