Category Archives: Board of Trustees

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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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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SMU Trustees in the News

SMU Board of Trustee Members are making headlines again! Board Chair Caren H. Prothro served as the Honorary Chair for the Centerstage 2011 gala. The June 4th event was put on by the Dallas Theater Center and was sponsored by … Continue reading

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Administration blocks a Daily Campus article from publication

The SMU administration typically has no control over The Daily Campus’ content. There is one exception to that rule: The mail-home summer edition. This issue is mailed home to all incoming freshmen, and in return for their mailing addresses, SMU … Continue reading

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