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$2 million gift to SMU establishes endowed directorship in the Cox School’s Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship

A $2 million gift from two Dallas entrepreneurs will support a new faculty directorship in the Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship in SMU’s Cox School of Business. The Linda A. and Kenneth R. Morris Endowed Directorship honors Jerry F. White, who has served as … Continue reading

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Provost search committee named; open forums for faculty and staff scheduled for March 25, 2015

SMU President R. Gerald Turner has announced the formation of the search committee for the next University provost. Provost Paul Ludden has announced that he will be leaving the Office of the Provost on May 31, 2015. The Provost Search Committee will be … Continue reading

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SMU announces two new gifts for endowed faculty positions

Two new gifts to SMU totaling $3.5 million will create two new endowed faculty positions in two schools. A gift of $2.5 million, made through the Texas Methodist Foundation, will establish the Susanna Wesley Centennial Chair in Practical Theology in Perkins School … Continue reading

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OE2C: Procurement Initiative begins cost-saving work

Project SMU: Operational Excellence for the Second Century (OE2C) has assembled a Procurement Initiative team tasked with saving the University millions of dollars each year. The team, chaired by Cox Dean Al Niemi and Vice President of Student Affairs Lori White, began work on Nov. 6, … Continue reading

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The Economist ranks Cox E.M.B.A. program in top 20 globally

The SMU COX Executive M.B.A. is ranked at #18 in The Economist magazine’s first-ever Executive M.B.A. (E.M.B.A.) rankings survey. The results were released Friday, July 19, 2013. The Cox School of Business ranks in the top 20 out of 62 global business schools. … Continue reading

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Tune In: New York Stock Exchange rings closing bell at SMU

SMU’s Cox School of Business hosted the New York Stock Exchange for a series of events on the global economy April 20, 2011. Duncan Niederauer, CEO of NYSE Euronext, joined Cox Dean Al Niemi for class visits and discussions with … Continue reading

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Cox School to host NYSE and ring the Stock Exchange closing bell April 20, 2011

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Faculty in the News: Nov. 2, 2010

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Cox School offers summer business education for non-majors

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Faculty in the News: March 16, 2010

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