Category: Spotlight

Family Legacy: Eugene Williams ’52

When Eugene Williams attended Southeastern in the early 1950s, it was a three-year Bible institute located at Lodwick Field military barracks, now known as Tiger Town. He was a part of the Class of 1952, the last class to graduate from that location. He recalls the hot days spent in the dorms that did not have air conditioning. After completing a theology degree at Southeastern, he attended Florida Southern College and ... More

Annabelle Gardiner, Associate Professor of Violin

One of the best parts of studying at SEU is getting to connect one-on-one with some of the top professors in the nation. Annabelle Gardiner, associate professor of violin and Chicago native, studied at the Eastman School of Music and has taught full time at Southeastern since 2008. Both she and her husband, Ron, also a music professor at SEU, are committed to helping students develop a deeper understanding and appreciation ... More

February 29, 2016

SEU Alum Opens Chiropractic Center

“When I was younger, I would always pray, 'God these are your hands. Use them.' I still pray that prayer every day at the office before I start my day,” said Dr. Ida Abraham, a 2007 SEU grad. Ida is among one of the few female chiropractors in Lakeland, Florida. She has owned her private practice, South Lakeland Chiropractic Center, since October of 2014. “Being a female chiropractor in Lakeland has ... More

February 24, 2016

Ethan Owen, SEU Wrestler

Ethan Owen is a business management major and student-athlete who is originally from the Carolinas but now lives in the Lakeland area. For Ethan, getting to compete as a Fire athlete is a privilege and opportunity not to be wasted. As the first athlete signed to the wrestling team More

February 19, 2016

MBA Student Named a Winner in Unilever Challenge

With a fresh idea on reinventing the process of doing laundry, Lauren Start, an alumna and current master’s student at Southeastern University, is heading to London to present her idea to Unilever’s headquarters during the last week of February. Lauren was one of five winners selected to present her idea from over 150 participants in Unilever’s "Reinventing Laundry" challenge. The challenge encouraged participants to think of ideas on ... More

From SEU to Super Bowl 50

Two-time Emmy Award winner and SEU alum Caleb Kinchlow was at the forefront of the action at Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, February 7, as he reported and filmed for CBN Sports from San Francisco, California. [caption id="attachment_7167" align="alignleft" width="250"] (CBN News Photo/Juan Garcia)[/... More

February 10, 2016

Lauren Start, MBA ’16

An SEU alum from Atlanta, Georgia, Lauren Start is currently pursuing a Master of Business Administration in our 10-month accelerated program, building upon the solid business foundation she received in our management and marketing ... More

February 2, 2016

Dr. Aimee Franklin, Assistant Professor of Biology

Dr. Aimee Franklin, an SEU alum with a BS in Biology, has served here at Southeastern as an assistant professor of biology for the past year and a half. Originally from Arkansas, Dr. Franklin grew up in Alabama and earned a PhD in Neuroscience from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. In addition to being able to interact ... More

January 28, 2016

Jacob Fusek, Organizational Leadership ’15

“I decided to come to Southeastern because I loved the unique on-campus culture.” Throughout his time at Southeastern University, Jacob Fusek has been involved in a diverse body of extracurricular activities, discovering opportunities to lead from the foundation of servant-leadership he has gained ... More

December 15, 2015