Distinguished Alumni Awards

DAA recipients

Distinguished Alumni Awards

Each year, SMU honors four outstanding leaders in philanthropy, business and civic life with the highest honor the University can bestow upon its graduates.

The Distinguished Alumni Awards ceremony recognizes extraordinary achievement, outstanding character and good citizenship in an event hosted by President R. Gerald Turner and the SMU Alumni Board.

Thursday, November 7, 2019

6 p.m. Registration
7 p.m. Dinner
Armstrong Fieldhouse

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2019 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients

Jennifer Burr Altabef ’78, ’81, Martin L. Flanagan ’82 and Scott J. McLean ’78

2019 Emerging Leader Award Recipient

Whitney Wolfe Herd ’11