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Isaac Eisenhauer – Making an Impact Through Business and Finance

Interest in Economics Alumnus Isaac Eisenhauer knew finance was in his calling when he took his first business class in high school, Intro to Economics. “The very first class I walked into, the teacher handed us all these Wall Street Journals and said we were going to play the stock market game in class and […]

Mike Cooper – Impacting the Community with the Dream Center

SEU alumnus, Mike Cooper, is all about action, and as the executive director of Lakeland’s Dream Center for over 14 years, Mike has been integral to establishing the organization’s presence and connection to the surrounding community. “A lot of the time, people want to sit down and methodically map out each strategy and each initiative,” […]

SEU to WGEM News

An Unlikely Meeting Place On the western border of Illinois, where Iowa and Missouri meet, a group of five Southeastern University alumni have built a community and created a home away from home at a local television station. Charity Bell ’19 was the first to relocate to Quincy, Illinois, beginning as a multimedia journalist in February […]

Glenn Pearl Named Librarian Emeritus

We are excited to announce that the SEU Board of Trustees has named Glenn Pearl as our Librarian Emeritus.  He is the first faculty member to hold this title, and the honor was given to him due to his 37 years of service to the university and his commitment to research excellence, student mentorship, and […]

SEU Appoints Dr. Leonard Sweet as Distinguished Professor

SEU has appointed Dr. Leonard Sweet as Visiting Distinguished Professor of Ministry Communication. Sweet is an accomplished scholar, author, preacher, ministry and academic leader, and founder and president of SpiritVenture Ministries. Sweet is a regular contributing faculty member to the university’s Master of Arts in Ministerial Leadership Executive Cohort and the Doctor of Ministry programs […]

SEU Announces New Chief Nursing Administrator

After a nationwide search for a candidate to fill a Chief Nursing Administrator position in November of 2022, we are happy to announce that we have hired Dr. Mark Reinhardt to take the role. Officially beginning on March 11, Dr. Reinhardt serves as a visionary leader for all of the university’s nursing programs, faculty, and […]

SEU Conference 2023 Recap

SEU Conference 2023 Recap SEU Conference is an annual event that includes three days of transformative worship and powerful messages from guest speakers. It’s something that students and faculty look forward to each year, and has definitely been one of the many highlights of my time at SEU.  This year, I got to experience the […]

SEU Celebrates Black History Month

The SEU Multicultural Affairs (MCA) Department, led by Director Dr. Bridget Lee, coordinates and hosts a variety of educational programs to foster cultural competency throughout the year. During the month of February, the MCA team — as well as many groups across campus — will host events to give students, faculty, and staff the opportunity to […]

The ACPL Hosts Annual Civic Initiative Essay Contest

SEU’s American Center for Political Leadership (ACPL) is hosting its third annual essay contest centered around civil discourse and civic engagement. High school students can win up to $1,500 in scholarship prize money with a winning essay for the ACPL’s Civic Initiative Essay Contest. Open to high school students who reside in Polk County, the […]