SMU Unbridled: The Second Century Campaign

Examples of Academic Programs, Centers and Initiatives Established with Campaign Funding

SMU’s Second Century Campaign is providing new funding for 66 academic programs and centers. Among them are:

Cox School of Business

  • EnCap Investments & LCM Group Alternative Asset Management Center
  • Kitt Investing and Trading Center
  • William J. O’Neil Center for Global Markets and Freedom

Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences

  • Embrey Human Rights Program
  • Jewish Studies Program
  • Texas-Mexico Research Program in the John Goodwin Tower Center for Political Studies

Bobby B. Lyle School of Engineering

  • Darwin Deason Institute for Cyber Security
  • Hart Center for Engineering Leadership
  • Hunter and Stephanie Hunt Institute for Engineering and Humanity

Meadows School of the Arts

  • Journalism Digital Studio
  • National Center for Arts Research
  • Temerlin Advertising Institute support

Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development

  • Budd Center for Involving Communities in Education
  • Center for Teaching Excellence
  • Institute for Evidence-Based Education

Perkins School of Theology

  • Center for Preaching Excellence
  • Global Theological Education Program
  • Pastoral Care and Counseling Program

Dedman School of Law

  • Judge Elmo B. Hunter Legal Center for Victims of Crimes Against Women
  • Tsai Center for Law, Science and Innovation
  • VanSickle Family Law Clinic