Category Archives: Volunteers

Climbing Higher: Leadership Gift Announced as Volunteers Focus on Future

SMU launched the final 24 months of The Second Century Campaign at a Volunteer Summit on the Hilltop October 25, during which President R. Gerald Turner also announced a $15 million lead gift from Trustee and Campaign Convening Co-chair Gerald

Chicago Steering Committee

Campaign Q&A: David B. Miller ’72, ’73

David Miller serves as secretary of the SMU Board of Trustees, is a co-chair of The Second Century Campaign Steering Committee for Cox School of Business and serves on the Campaign Steering Committee for Athletics. He also has served on

Charging Ahead: Volunteers prepare for next phase of Second Century Campaign

Volunteers to Gather October 25 On October 25, during Homecoming weekend, Second Century Campaign volunteers will gather on campus to celebrate and experience the impact of the campaign. This gathering will be a rallying moment, re-energizing and refocusing our efforts

Campaign Q&A: Scott J. McLean ’78

Scott McLean is a member of the SMU Board of Trustees and co-chair of The Second Century Campaign Steering Committee for Houston, where he also serves as CEO of Amegy Bank of Texas. He is a member of the executive

Campaign Q&A: Richard Ware ’68

Richard Ware is a member of the Campaign Leadership Council, co-chair of The Second Century Campaign Steering Committee for Campus and Student Life and vice-chair of alumni celebration for The Second Century Celebration. He has served as a member of

Campaign Committees in Action

Regional Steering Committees Second Century Campaign steering committees across the United States continue to provide vital campaign support by participating in prospect cultivation activities including alumni events, small gatherings and introductions to other alumni and friends in the region. Their

In Memoriam: Anne Purdue Herrscher ’58, ’86

Anne Purdue Herrscher ’58, ’86, a member of The Second Century Campaign Steering Committee for the Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development, passed away October 11, 2011. The University community mourns the passing of this alumna, longtime

Regional Campaign Activity

Washington, D.C. Fort Worth Los Angeles

Campaign Executive Committee Meeting

The hard work and extraordinary impact of Second Century Campaign volunteers both in Dallas and around the United States were apparent at the May 5, 2011, Campaign Executive Committee (CEC) meeting. The CEC comprises the 15-member Campaign Leadership Council and