Category: Alumni

Uchenna Kanu — Competing on the World Stage

Some moments come once in a lifetime. Uchenna “Uche” Kanu’s, ’19, moment was in front of thousands of fans as she debuted for Nigeria in the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup — the most prestigious stage for any soccer player. As she stepped up to the sideline to be subbed onto the ... More

March 19, 2020

The Modern Guide to College — An Interview with Dr. Kent Ingle

Special Offer! As a gift to prospective college students and their parents, The Modern Guide to College is currently available for free at shop.kentingle.com!  (Pay only shipping and handling) We recently had the opportunity to sit down with ... More

Abe Rosenthall — Southeastern University’s First Dental Student

Abe Rosenthall has wanted to be a dentist ever since he was in high school. During his senior year of high school, Abe observed a patient’s treatment from start to finish at his father’s orthodontic practice. As his father treated the patient, Abe vividly remembers watching her transform from being embarrassed to smile because of her crooked teeth to beaming with ... More

Remembering Dr. Randy Valimont

We were saddened to learn yesterday of the sudden passing of Dr. Randy Valimont, senior pastor of Griffin First Assembly of God. He passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, October 31.  Dr. Valimont was an alumnus of Southeastern University who attended Southeastern from 1978 – 1981. He and his wife, Jelly Jordan Valimont, were married in May 1980 while attending ... More

November 1, 2019

Transfer Student Feature — Gabe Gibilisco

In honor of National Transfer Student Week, we're featuring the stories of some of our transfer students and why SEU made a difference in their lives. New Jersey native, Gabe Gibilisco, first heard about SEU through his father, who is a ... More

Transfer Student Feature — Tyler Hilgers

In honor of National Transfer Student Week, we're featuring the stories of some of our transfer students and why SEU made a difference in their lives. “It was a God thing,” shares Tyler Hilgers about transferring over to SEU to finish ... More

Andrew Knight on Attending SEU After Growing Up on the Mission Field

After having spent the majority of his life abroad in Uganda, Andrew Knight ('16) always aspired to return to the States for college.  Although he and his family are originally from Pennsylvania, Andrew’s parents serve as missionaries in Uganda. His father teaches at the African Bible University, a Bible college in ... More

Kathryn Bishop — Nursing on the Road

From taking in the scenery at Tunnel View in Yosemite Valley, hiking trails surrounding Emerald Bay in Lake Tahoe, and ascending Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National Park, Kathryn (Davis) Bishop (’11) admits that life as a travel nurse has its perks. Eight years since graduating from Southeastern, Kathryn and her husband, Stephen, are now ... More

October 18, 2019

Brandon Hurst — Trekking Through Life

Brandon Hurst (’08) has an adventurer’s spirit; one that’s led him to hike on both U.S. coasts, mountain climb around the world and, most recently, run ultra marathons. But it wasn’t always that way. A Lakeland native, Brandon decided to go to Southeastern University because he felt a call to ministry. However, he felt stifled attending college in his hometown. ... More

Don Eudy Reflects on Baseball at SEU

The year 2018 was one that will be hard for SEU’s baseball team to forget. With a perfect 8-0 record in the NAIA National Tournament, the team took home Southeastern’s first red banner and World Series national championship win in the university’s history since joining the NAIA in the fall of 2009. The accolades ... More