SMU’s Lyle School of Engineering will induct 4 trailblazers into its Hall of Leaders April 16 – including the first married couple to be so honored. The celebration begins at 6:30 p.m. at Cityplace, 39th Floor, 2711 N. Haskell Avenue in Dallas.
The 2009 honorees are:
• Thomas E. Armstrong (’60) and Susan Downs Armstrong (’59), philanthropists and volunteers in engineering education and medical initiatives
• Communities Foundation of Texas, managers of the Texas High School Project and one of its major efforts, the Texas Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Initiative
• Engineers Without Borders-USA, which works in partnership with local communities and people around the globe on renewable projects aimed toward basic human needs such as clean water, power, sanitation and education
For more information, contact Alan Bordelon, 214-768-4136.