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Hunt Leadership Scholars Program


Emma Blackwood

Name: Emma Blackwood
Hometown: Malibu, California
High School Name: Malibu High School
Classification: Senior
Major(s)/Minor(s): Business major, Photography and Italian minors

High School Accomplishments:

  • Co-Editor in chief of the high school newspaper, The Current
  • Captain of the Equestrian Team for four years
  • Manager of Hunter/Equitation horse shows/helped raise $8,000 for the Compton Jr. Posse

SMU Accomplishments

  • Gamma Phi Beta Alumnae Relations Chair
  • SMU Polo Club Captain and Vice President
  • BBA Scholar
  • Honors Student
  • Rotunda Yearbook Photographer
  • VP of Marketing and founding member of SMU Entrepreneurship Club
  • Peruna Handler
  • Docent at George W. Bush Presidential Library

What do you like most about being a Hunt Scholar?

Getting to experience very unique opportunities, meet lots of like-minded individuals, and learn in the process.