SMU celebrates 2017 Foundersâ€™ Day Weekend April 6-9 with a full slate of public activitiesÂ forÂ alumni, students, friends and the entire community.
All areÂ invited to join the annual celebration of the Universityâ€™s founding in 1915 at these events:
- Meadows Museum Family Day,Â withÂ free arts and craft activities for adults and childrenÂ featuringÂ the drawings of Spanish artist Jusepe de Ribera
- The freeÂ Mustang Spring Football Game, featuring an SMU intra-squad scrimmage andÂ players and coaches on hand for photos and autographs on the field after the game
- Mustang Fan Fair, withÂ inflatables, food trucks, photos with Peruna, and the opportunity to playÂ new, award-winning games from the SMU Guildhall withÂ their student designers
- Performances of the Meadows School of the Artsâ€™ Spring Dance Concert, featuring the Paul Taylor masterpieceÂ Mercuric Tidings
In addition, the George W. Bush Presidential Center will offer guided bluebonnet tours of the Native Texas Park on the grounds of the center.