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Dec. 3, 2007

SMU Honors 2007 Distinguished Alumni

DALLAS (SMU) International and civic leaders, a former athlete turned dentist and an emerging theatre star received the Southern Methodist University Distinguished Alumni Award (DAA) during formal ceremonies on Nov. 8, 2007.

You can watch a video of the awards ceremony online (See Part 1. See Part 2.) and on SMU-TV, Channel 19 in the Park Cities. The ceremony is scheduled to air for the next several months at the following times:

  • Sunday: 9 a. m., 2 p.m.
  • Monday: 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 3 p.m.
  • Thursday: 5 p.m.
  • Friday: 8 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m., 2 p.m., 8 p.m.

The DAA recipients included Linda Pitts Custard, James B. Gardner, the Honorable Antonio O. Garza Jr. and Rick Herrscher. Nathan H. Allen received the Emerging Leader Award, which recognizes an outstanding alumnus or alumna who has graduated within the last 15 years. Read more.

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