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Simmons School creates scholarship fund honoring Peter Gifford

SMU’s Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development has established the Peter B. Gifford Memorial Scholarship Fund in memory of their colleague and friend. During his 41-year SMU career, Gifford served as assistant professor of physical education (1973-80) and then as … Continue reading

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SMU mourns death of Law Professor Sarah McQuillen-Tran

Sarah McQuillen-Tran didn’t let a second battle with leukemia keep her from her class in property law. During Fall 2012 mid-terms, she taught 80 first-year SMU law students via Skype from her hospital bed in Baylor University Medical Center. The University community … Continue reading

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SMU mourns loss of Lyle School University Distinguished Professor Jeff Kennington

Jeffery Lynn Kennington, P.E., devoted his entire career to SMU as a professor, researcher and department chair in Lyle School of Engineering. And he continued to teach in the Department of Engineering Management, Information and Systems until early Fall 2013, … Continue reading

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Memorial service set for Assistant Registrar Gretchen Voight

SMU will hold a memorial service honoring Assistant Registrar for Academic Ceremonies Gretchen Voight at 4 p.m. Thursday, March 29th, 2012 in Perkins Chapel. Voight, a resident of Irving, Texas, died Friday, March 23, after a brief illness. A native of Port Neches, … Continue reading

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Gov. Bill Clements remembered as SMU alumnus and supporter

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Students, faculty remember Law Professor Daniel Shuman

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Lewis Binford’s legacy of change and innovation

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Former SMU law dean Charles O. Galvin dies

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SMU alumna, women’s rights pioneer Louise Raggio dies

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SMU archaeologist and art historian Karl Kilinski II dies

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