Distinguished Alumni Awards

Header of the 2018 Distinguished Alumni Awardees

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 1, 2018

6 p.m. Registration
7 p.m. Dinner
SMU Historic Main Quadrangle

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2018 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients

Pierce Allman '54, Tucker Bridwell ’73, ’74 and Jane Chu '81

2018 Emerging Leader Award Recipient

Kelvin Beachum ’10, ‘12