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Alumni Events

See longtime friends and make new ones. At these upcoming SMU alumni events, you’ll meet up with other SMU alumni for informative lectures, University updates, fun and fellowship.

After the event, check back to see the photo album and the memories you made. And visit SMU's Photography website for more photos of SMU events.

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Thursday, April 16 - Sunday, April 19, 2015

All Alumni - SMU Founders' Day Weekend
Join us April 16–18, 2015 for the final Founders' Day Weekend of The Second Century Celebration, an opportunity to reconnect with professors, classmates and current students. The weekend offers a wide range of activities on the Hilltop, including the celebration of another great milestone: the 50th anniversary of the Meadows Museum. Find more information about the weekend's activities by visiting the "register" link to the right.

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Saturday, April 18, 2015
Noon CT

Dallas Young Alumni Classes of 1994-2014 - Spring Football Game
Don't miss the chance to check out your 2015 SMU Football team and new Head Football Coach Chad Morris. Meet the new coaching staff as well as current and former players. There will be inflatables, photos with Peruna, food trucks and much more. Stop by the SMU Alumni Tent in the south end zone to pick up some SMU swag!

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Wednesday, April 22, 2015
5 p.m. CT

All Alumni - World Changers Spotlight: The Affordable Care Act's Impact on Small Business and Health Care
Hosted bySMU Alumni Relationsand SMU Cox Women’s Inner Circle. Panel includes: Arcilia Acosta – President and CEO, CARCON Industries and Construction, Ashley McClellan '04 – President and CEO, Medical Center of Lewisville and Kathryn Waldrep M.D. '72 – Founding Partner, Vernon & Waldrep OB-Gyn Associates. Moderator: Professor Mike Davis, SMU Cox economist specializing in the intersection of government and business. 5 p.m. - Reception. 5:30 p.m. - Moderated Panel Discussion. This is a free event with valet parking available. James M. Collins Executive Education Center, SMU campus.

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Wednesday, April 22, 2015
6 p.m. CT

Fort Worth Alumni - Joe T. Garcia's Happy Hour
Join area Mustangs for drinks and appetizers at Joe T. Garcia's! All registrants will receive one free drink ticket and complimentary appetizers.This event is  open to  alumni and their guests. Walk-ups are welcome.

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Wednesday, April 22, 2015
19:00

Tokyo Alumni, Parents and Friends - SMU Brings the Hilltop to Tokyo
Join SMU Director of International Development and Relations Michael Clarke for a cocktail reception recognizing our alumni, parents and friends for their continued generosity and support.  Complimentary drinks and canapés will be served.  This is a free event open to SMU alumni, parents, friends and their guests. Advance registration is required. Please RSVP no later than Friday, April 17. Tokyo American Club.

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Thursday, April 24, 2015
19:00

Seoul Alumni, Parents and Friends - SMU Brings the Hilltop to Seoul
SMU Director of International Development and Relations Michael Clarke for a cocktail reception recognizing our alumni, parents and friends for their continued generosity and support.  Complimentary drinks and canapés will be served.  This is a free event open to SMU alumni, parents, friends and their guests. Advance registration is required. Please RSVP no later than Monday, April 20. Grand Hyatt Seoul.

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Monday, April 27, 2015
18:00

Bangkok Alumni, Parents, and Friends - SMU Brings the Hilltop to Bangkok
Join SMU Director of International Development and Relations Michael Clarke for a dinner recognizing our alumni, parents and friends for their continued generosity and support. This is a free event open to SMU alumni, parents, friends and their guests. Advance registration is required. Please RSVP no later than Monday, April 20. The RBSC Polo Club.

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Tuesday, April 28, 2015
5:30 p.m. CT

All Alumni - From SMU to UBER: A Conversation with Leandre Johns '02
Come listen and participate as Thomas DiPiero, Dean of Dedman College, interviews Leandre Johns, General Manager of Uber Technologies for North and West Texas. Leandre was a Hunt Scholar and Psychology major at SMU. More recently, he was named one of Dallas’ “10 Most Eligible Men” by D Magazine. The conversation will cover his SMU experience and how it has paved the way to his current role. Following the interview, Mr. Johns will take questions from the audience. Room 306, McCord Auditorium, Dallas Hall.

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Wednesday, April 29, 2015
19:00

Taipei Alumni, Parents and Friends - SMU Brings the Hilltop to Taipei
SMU Director of International Development and Relations Michael Clarke for a cocktail reception recognizing our alumni, parents and friends for their continued generosity and support.  Complimentary drinks and canapés will be served.  This is a free event open to SMU alumni, parents, friends and their guests. Advance registration is required. Please RSVP no later than Friday, April 17. Le Mériden Taipei.

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Thursday, April 30, 2015
6:30 p.m. ET

Atlanta Alumni, Parents and Friends - Reception and Campaign Update
Join us for a reception featuring Dr. Frederick Chang, Director of the Darwin Deason Institute for Cyber Security and Bobby B. Lyle Endowed Centennial Distinguished Chair in Cyber Security and Brad E. Cheves, Vice President for Development and External Affairs. 6:30 p.m. - Reception. 7 p.m. - Remarks. Registration is $20 per person. Buckhead Club.

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Tuesday, May 5, 2015
7:10 p.m. CT

Houston Alumni - Outing to the Rangers vs. Astros Baseball Game
Join us for the Houston Astros vs. Texas Rangers baseball game! Our group will be seated in the Bullpen Box section. A limited number of seats are available. Specific event details will be emailed to all registrants prior to the event. Tickets are $30 per person. Minute Maid Park.

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