Donte A. Ford Wins Award Donte A. Ford has been chosen as the winner of the 2019 Men’s Ensemble Composer Competition of the Brooklyn Youth Chorus. Ford also recently conducted the premier of his gospel arrangement of “Ride On, King Jesus” with the University of Arizona Symphonic Choir and serves as a guest clinician at St. John Institutional Baptist Church in Phoenix, Arizona. He earned an M.S.M ’16 and an M.Div. ’18 at Perkins, as well as a Master [...]
SMU Perkins Office of Enrollment Management team members (left to right) Margot Perez-Greene, Stephen Bagby, Sandy Oswalt, John Lowery, Jean Nixon, Caleb Palmer and Yazmin Strauss. Not pictured, Jon Herrin. Photo by J. Crenshaw, SMU Photography.
Rev. Dr. Margot Perez-Greene Associate Dean of Enrollment Management Recruitment and admissions personnel are often asked: “What are the numbers looking like?” And, why not? Schools want to know 1) what the incoming class is like; 2) where our students are coming from; 3) how we are faring compared to last year; 4) whether we expect more students from other denominations; and 5) will we have to create more sections? I’m happy to report that the answers [...]