Founders' Day Weekend

Founders' Day Weekend

Founders' Day Weekend

April 11-13, 2014 marked the fourth annual weekend celebrating the founding of SMU and celebrated the spirit of SMU and its bold strides toward the next 100 years of achievement. The event occured during the centennial celebration of the Year of the Faculty and featured many ways to engage with SMU's outstanding scholars.

Golden Mustangs Reunion

Parent Leadership Council

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  • Stephen Rankin  | Staff | Student Affairs: "The World Changers We Shape"
  • Christopher Carrillo  | Student | Lyle School of Engineering: "The (Non) Technical Development of Humanity"
  • Dennis E. Murphree  | Alumni | Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences: "The Importance of Persistence"
  • Michael Harris  | Faculty | Simmons School of Education and Human Development: "Why Businesses Should Work Like a University"
  • Arnaud Zimmern  | Student | Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences: "Braiding Red Riding Hood"
  • Jaime Clark-Soles  | Faculty | Perkins School of Theology: "Dying to Live"
  • Joshua Rovner  | Faculty | Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences: "The Heroes of Counterinsurgency"
  • Marc Christensen  | Faculty | Lyle School of Engineering: "Educating a New Generation of Failures"
  • Martin Camp  | Faculty | Dedman School of Law: "Good News, Bad News, Who is to Say!"
  • Brittany Harrington  | Student | Meadows School of the Arts: "Quartet-a-tete with The Breaking Winds Bassoon Quartet"
  • Dennis Simon  | Faculty | Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences: "Civil Rights: A Journey"
  • Ben Voth  | Faculty | Meadows School of the Arts: "Ending Genocide in the 21st century"
  • Mariah Cowley  | Student | Lyle School of Engineering: "Making Giant Origami and Shaping Lives"
  • Blake Norvell  | Alumni | Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences: "NSA Wiretapping: A 4th Amendment Violation?"
  • Jon Horton  | Staff | SMU Athletics: "My mother's funeral... a lesson in kindness"
  • Willard Spiegelman | Faculty | Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences: "Realms of Gold"

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President's Briefing

President's Briefing

Faculty Salute

Faculty Reception

A Special Evening of Music

SMU Community Day