USF Stavros Center receives Albert Beekhuis Award

The Gus A. Stavros Center for Free Enterprise and Economic Education at the University of South Florida has been selected by the Council on Economic Education for the coveted 2015 Albert Beekhuis Award.  The Council on Economic Education (CEE) is the national organization in the field of “economics and financial literacy education.” The award recognizes an affiliated Center for Economic Education for outstanding performance in working with teachers and exhibiting excellence in practice, delivery of high quality programs, and outreach to its community. The CEE network of state councils and centers consists of more than two hundred centers for economic education. The award was presented to Dr. Dick Puglisi and to the USF Stavros Center team at the 54th Annual Financial Literacy and Economic Education Conference Awards Luncheon on Thursday October 8th at the Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort and Golf Club.