Category Archives: Volunteers

Campaign Q&A: Michael M. Boone ’63, ’67

Chair of the SMU Board of Trustees since June 2014, Mr. Boone served as a co-chair of The Second Century Campaign and The Second Century Celebration Organizing Committee. He is also a member of the executive boards of Dedman School

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Campaign Finale

During The Second Century Campaign Finale on April 15, SMU unveiled a new campus monument recognizing major donors and dedicated the new Crain Family Centennial Promenade. The event, the centerpiece of this year’s Founders’ Day Weekend, commemorated the success of

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Campaign Q&A: Caren H. Prothro

Caren H. Prothro was a co-chair of The Second Century Campaign and served two terms as chair of SMU’s Board of Trustees. Her late husband, C. Vincent Prothro ’68, served as co-chair of the Perkins School of Theology committee during

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Campaign Q&A: Gerald J. Ford ’66, ’69

Gerald J. Ford is a former chair of the SMU Board of Trustees, Convening Co-chair of The Second Century Campaign and has served on numerous other SMU boards and committees. He was honored with SMU’s Distinguished Alumni Award in 1995

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Campaign Q&A Interview with Ray Hunt ’65

A former chair of the SMU Board of Trustees and a trustee since 1976, Mr. Hunt is co-chair of The Second Century Campaign. He has served on numerous other SMU boards and committees, and he received the University’s Distinguished Alumni

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Campaign Q&A: Carl Sewell ‘66

A national leader in the automotive industry, Mr. Sewell is chairman of Sewell Automotive Companies. He serves as co-chair of The Second Century Campaign, co-chair of The Second Century Celebration Organizing Committee and SMU trustee. Mr. Sewell was chair of

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Campaign Q&A: Ruth Collins Sharp Altshuler ‘48

Dallas civic leader Ruth Altshuler serves as co-chair of The Second Century Campaign Leadership Council, co-chair of The Second Century Celebration Organizing Committee and as an SMU trustee. She served as chair of the Board of Trustees from 2000–02. She

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Denver campaign celebration

Campaign Q&A: Kal Grant ’88, ’00

Kal Grant serves as the chair of SMU’s Planned Giving Advisory Council, as a member of the SMU Board of Trustees’ Development and External Affairs Committee and as a member of the Campaign Steering Committee for Cox School of Business.

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Campaign Q&A: Michael M. Boone ’63, ’67

Michael M. Boone became chair of SMU’s Board of Trustees June 1. In that capacity he also is the sixth co-chair of The Second Century Campaign. He is a member of The Second Century Celebration Organizing Committee and the executive

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