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    Using its SECU academic initiative, the Southeastern Conference sponsors, supports and promotes collaborative higher education programs and activities involving administrators, faculty and students at its fourteen member universities. The Southeastern Conference also provides an online platform to showcase achievements of these individuals on regional, national and international levels.

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    SEC Announces Winners Of 2013 MBA Case Competition
    A four-person team from the University of Florida captured the inaugural Southeastern Conference MBA Case Competition on Saturday. The three-day event was hosted by the University of Missouri at its Trulaske College of Business. Full Story

     


     

    SEC Announces Faculty Achievement Award Recipients
    The Southeastern Conference on Wednesday announced winners of the 2013 SEC Faculty Achievement Awards. These annual awards recognize professors from the 14 SEC member universities who have meritorious records in teaching and scholarship and who serve as role models for other faculty and students. Full Story


     


     

    Inaugural SEC MBA Case Competition At Missouri
    The University of Missouri will host the inaugural SEC MBA Case Competition April 11-13 in Columbia, Mo. The event is one of several activities of SECU, the Academic Initiative of the Southeastern Conference. Full Story


     


     

    SEC Symposium Poster Exhibition Awards Announced
    Six deserving Southeastern Conference students, selected from more than 80 entries, garnered Excellence in Poster Presentation honors on Tuesday to cap off the inaugural SEC Symposium at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta. Full Story


     




    Ambassadors Serve Symbiotic Relationship With SEC Symposium
    The heart of the mission of each Southeastern Conference university is to equip its students for the challenges of the future. Full Story


     




    Fellowship Evident On Opening Day Of SEC Symposium
    Fellowship was a common theme among all participants on the opening day of the 2013 Southeastern Conference Symposium, which began Sunday at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta. Full Story

     




    SECU Q&A: Torie Johnson
    The inaugural Southeastern Conference Symposium, entitled “Impact of the Southeast in the World’s Renewable Energy Future,” will take place this Sunday through Tuesday at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta. Full Story

     




    SECU Q&A Vanderbilt Chancellor Nick Zeppos
    The Southeastern Conference will host its inaugural SEC Symposium, entitled “Impact of the Southeast in the World’s Renewable Energy Future,” Feb. 10-12 at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta. The SEC Symposium is the brainchild of Vanderbilt Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos, Vice President of the SEC’s Executive Committee and liaison to SECU, the academic initiative of the SEC. Full Story



    SEC Symposium Set To Begin In Atlanta In February
    Headlined by three keynote addresses from leading energy industry experts, the 2013 Southeastern Conference Symposium, entitled “Impact of the Southeast in the World’s Renewable Energy Future,” is slated to take place Feb. 10-12, 2013, at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta. Full Story

     


     

    Georgia's BSRI Focuses On Future Of Sustainable Energy
    Balancing the need to identify a long-term sustainable energy source with the challenge of finding an economically viable solution is an international issue that the University of Georgia is confronting head-on. Full Story

     


     

    SEC Announces 2012-13 Academic Leadership Development Program Fellows
    Forty-six faculty and administrators from Southeastern Conference universities have been selected as 2012-13 SEC Academic Leadership Development Program fellows, the SEC announced Friday. Full Story


     

    Professor of the Year Johnson Embraces Ideal of Student-Athletes
    The Greeks would be proud of Dr. Loch K. Johnson. Not only is Johnson the Regents Professor of Public and International Affairs at the University of Georgia, a role that he has performed with such success that he was named the Southeastern Conference’s inaugural Professor of the Year last week at the SEC Spring Meetings in Destin. Full Story

     


     

    Southeastern Conference Announces 2012 Professor of the Year Award Recipient
    The Southeastern Conference today announced the winner of its first ever SEC Professor of the Year Award: Dr. Loch K. Johnson, a faculty member in the School of Public and International Affairs at the University of Georgia. Full Story


    SEC Announces 2012 Faculty Achievement Award Recipients
    The Southeastern Conference (SEC) today announced the winners of its first ever Southeastern Conference Faculty Achievement Awards. The awards honor professors from SEC universities with outstanding records in teaching and scholarship who serve as role models for other faculty and students. Full Story


    SEC Academic Consortium Reorganized, Johnson To Lead
    The Southeastern Conference Academic Consortium (SECAC) will relocate to Birmingham and a new director has been named, announced Commissioner Mike Slive. Torie Johnson has been named to serve as the SEC Academic Consortium Director, effective July 1. In her new role, Johnson will continue the SEC Provosts' work on existing initiatives while implementing the new direction established by the SEC Presidents and Chancellors. Full Story

     

     

    SEC Engineering Students to Study in Italy
    University of Arkansas Chancellor G. David Gearhart signed a joint international student exchange agreement on Friday, February 12, 2010. Full Story

     

    SEC Schools Conduct Joint Recruitment Fairs for Fairfax County and Northern Virginia Areas
    When Marian Kendrick, a career center specialist at Oakton High School, asked a director of admissions from a Southeastern Conference school if she could bring her colleagues up to Northern Virginia to meet with students from their schools, little did she know that representatives from all 12 schools would be coming less than a year later. Full Story

     

    SEC Universities Collaborate to Educate Abroad
    In 2008, the Southeastern Conference Academic Consortium (SECAC) was awarded an Institute for Study Abroad Foundation (IFSA) grant of $94,000 to provide scholarship support for Southeastern Conference (SEC) students to study abroad together. Full Story