Year of the Faculty Events

Date Event Details
January 22, 2014 Spring All-Faculty Meeting Remarks by Provost Ludden: The Year of the Faculty
April 11-13, 2014 Founders’ Day Weekend Includes activities honoring faculty past and present
April 11, 2014 Annual President’s Briefing Includes a historic Centennial Salute to the SMU Faculty
April 13, 2014 Annual Provost’s Reception Honoring faculty emeriti
April 21, 2014 Honors Convocation Includes Faculty Awards
May 17, 2014 99th Commencement Convocation Special faculty recognition
Summer 2014 Centennial Faculty Authors Program Community/library readings by SMU faculty authors
August 24, 2014 100th Convocation Faculty speaker; post-event picnic hosted by students
September 26-27, 2014 Family Weekend Opportunities for faculty and parent interactions
Residential Commons Open Houses honoring Faculty in Residence participants
October/November 2014 Homecoming Event honoring donors of endowed faculty positions and chair holders
Departmental/school experiences and school open houses
Parade featuring faculty honorary marshals