Category Archives: Perkins School of Theology

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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Campaign Q&A: Dodee Frost Crockett ’03

Dodee Crockett serves as co-chair for The Second Century Campaign Steering Committee for the Perkins School of Theology and is a member of both the Perkins Executive Board and SMU’s Planned Giving Council. She received a Master of Theological Studies

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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.

Endowed Faculty at Work: William B. Brueggeman and Elaine A. Heath

Generous gifts from alumni, family and friends have established dozens of endowed faculty positions at SMU, enabling the University to attract leading scholars by providing significant research funds and competitive salaries. Through The Second Century Campaign, SMU aims to increase

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SMU Dedicates Elizabeth Perkins Prothro Hall

SMU dedicated Elizabeth Perkins Prothro Hall, a 20,000-square-foot Perkins School of Theology facility that is the centerpiece of a revamped theology quad, on September 11. The dedication also marked completion of renovations to Kirby and Selecman halls. The new and

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SMU Perkins School of Theology Receives $1 Million Gift for New Endowed Professorship

DALLAS (SMU) – The Perkins School of Theology at Southern Methodist University has received a $1 million gift from Barbara Cook Wendland and Erroll Wendland to establish the Wendland-Cook Professorship in Constructive Theology. The Wendlands are both graduates of SMU

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$1 Million Challenge Grant From Texas Methodist Foundation To Support Building Program At SMU’s Perkins School Of Theology

DALLAS (SMU) — A challenge grant established by the Texas Methodist Foundation through the generosity of an anonymous donor will match all gifts, up to a total of $1 million, for the new building program of Perkins School of Theology

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$6 Million Gift to SMU from Perkins-Prothro Family to Launch Perkins School of Theology Building Program

DALLAS (SMU) — A gift of $6 million to Southern Methodist University from the Perkins-Prothro family of Wichita Falls will launch a building program for Perkins School of Theology. This is a combined gift from the Perkins-Prothro Foundation and Elizabeth

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