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Patti Strickel Harrison

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

Capital campaign brings in $151 million for Texas State University

Alumni and other supporters have contributed more than $151 million to Texas State University since the start of a capital gifts campaign in 2006, an average of more than $21.5 million a year and $41 million more than the institution’s target.

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013

Harrison to receive honorary doctorate from Texas State

Patti Strickel Harrison, who attended Texas State in 1947 and 1948 and has since contributed more than $11 million to the university, will receive an honorary doctoral degree from the university on May 11.

Thursday, October 14th, 2010

Harrison gift commissions new musicals from Broadway writers

STAFF REPORTS A gift from Patti Strickel Harrison to the Texas State University musical theatre program will establish an innovative new initiative for the creation of original musicals from established Broadway composers, lyricists and book writers.

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010

Texas State co-sponsors Rod Kennedy celebration

The Center for Texas Music History (CTMH) at Texas State and the PSH (Patti Strickel Harrison) Foundation of Wimberley will sponsor a tribute concert honoring the birthday and career of music promoter Rod Kennedy at the Paramount...