Author Archives: Ashley Withers

SMU professor and associate dean named president of Franklin College in Switzerland

Last Wednesday Meadows Dean Jose Bowen sent an email to all Meadows Faculty and Staff announcing the appointment of Dr. P. Gregory Warden, a University Distinguished Professor of Art History and associate dean for research and academic affairs at SMU’s Meadows School … Continue reading

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Trustee honored as ‘Dream Achiever’

Bobby B. Lyle, a longtime SMU trustee and the namesake of the Lyle School of Engineering, was recently were honored at the Communities in Schools Dallas Region, Inc. (CISDR) Dream Achievers breakfast. At the event, leaders from the Dallas region … Continue reading

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Trustees to be honored as History Makers

The SMU Distinguished Alumni Award reception and dinner will be held Thursday night on campus. This award is the highest honor the University bestows upon its graduates. During the ceremony past Distinguished Alumni Award recipients will be honored as History Makers … Continue reading

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Deceased trustees to be honored at SMU Service of Memory

SMU will hold a service of remembering Thursday in Perkins Chapel to honor those in the SMU community who have passed on in the past year. Among those honored are three former trustees: James Thompson, Bishop Monk Bryan, and William … Continue reading

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Trustees turn out for Bush Library Topping Out Ceremony

The George W. Bush Presidential Center Topping Out Ceremony took place Monday morning and several SMU Board of Trustees members were in attendance. Trustee Laura Bush held a media briefing prior to the ceremony to discuss the Presidential Center’s LEED … Continue reading

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Meet your 2011-2012 Student Body Officers!

President: Austin Prentice  1. What are you most excited about for the 2011-2012 school year? Although the Centennial Celebration and the George Bush Presidential Library construction are exciting, they both take a back seat to the upcoming football season.  I … Continue reading

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SMU Trustees in the News

The Board of Trustees as a whole made a splash at SMU this month. The board approved the new quad to be named after the university’s president, R. Gerald Turner. The quad will be called “The R. Gerald Turner Centennial Quadrangle.” … Continue reading

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