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Homecoming 2016 — And a good time was had by all

November 7, 2016

DALLAS (SMU) - Homecoming 2016 brought back memories and friends long forgotten as SMU honored distinguished alumni, held reunions, and stagged its annual parade. See scenes from the weekend:

Road Trip Home to SMU

Michelle and Michael Carter served as parade Grand Marshals as SMU welcomed students, faculty, alumni, family, and friends to campus for Homecoming 2016.

Distinguished Alumni and Emerging Leader Awards

Philanthropic, civic and business leaders received SMU’s Distinguished Alumni Award. The 2016 Distinguished Alumni were philanthropic leader Sarah Fullinwider Perot ’83, financial services leader John C. Tolleson ’70 and real estate magnate Richard W. Weekley '67. Kevin Lavelle ’08, founder of a revolutionary men’s clothing company, received the University’s Emerging Leader Award.


Sarah Fullinwider Perot


John C. Tolleson


Richard W. Weekley


Kevin Lavelle

Homecoming Parade & Boulevard

Homecoming 2016 Parade & Boulevardnew album

Reunions & Other Homecoming Activities

Homecoming 2016 Activities