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Stan Thompson
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Alumni
Why Pfeiffer

More than 13 years ago, when officials with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency were discussing North Carolina’s air quality problems, Pfeiffer University alumnus Stan Thompson entered the scene.

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Nicole Baird playing soccer
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Admissions
Alumni
Athletics
Why Pfeiffer

The love of soccer brought them together. Now, five Pfeiffer alums are sharing the spirit of the sport with others through their involvement with Peacepassers.org, a non-profit that connects children in underserved communities with gently used soccer gear.  

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Pfeiffer Life Event
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Pfeiffer Life
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Pride & Tradition
Purpose and Career Preparation
Servant Leadership
Student Life
Why Pfeiffer

Pfeiffer’s new co-curricular program, Pfeiffer Life, has officially launched and is flying high and on course. Now past its pilot semester, the program has set the ideals of Pfeiffer’s educators into motion.

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Summer STEM camp participants perform experiment.
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Why Pfeiffer

Pfeiffer University STEM camps help students build confidence and competence in science, technology, engineering, and math-related fields

Recent innovations in the fields of DNA technology and molecular biology have created unparalleled opportunities for young people to move into careers related to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

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Graduation photo of Alyssa Queen
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Alumni
Religious Life
Why Pfeiffer

Pfeiffer University’s Alyssa Queen takes her religious studies abroad

It can be a bit difficult to connect with Pfeiffer University alumna Alyssa Queen.

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Author Mary Alice Monroe
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Alumni
Why Pfeiffer

New York Times bestselling author Mary Alice Monroe found her true calling in environmental fiction when she moved to coastal South Carolina. Already a successful author, she was captivated by the beauty and fragility of her new home. Her experiences living in the midst of a habitat that was quickly changing gave her a strong and important focus for her novels.

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Dr. Scott Bullard
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Admissions
Alumni

Dr. Scott Bullard, a senior college administrator praised as both as a professor and an interim president in Alabama, will become the 11th president of Pfeiffer University.

Pfeiffer Board Chairman Bob Brietz announced Dr. Bullard’s appointment Thursday following a unanimous vote by the Board of Trustees.

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Launch Party Invite
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Alumni
Donors
Pfeiffer Life
Student Life

One of the most time-honored staples held by any university is their Literary Magazine. They are not only a gateway in which new and exciting individuals can come to discover Universities, but they are also a medium through which their community can speak through.

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Joan Higginbotham
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Alumni
Careers
Pfeiffer Life
Student Life

March 1, 2019 (Misenheimer, N.C.) - Retired NASA Astronaut Joan Higginbotham will address Pfeiffer University students, faculty and staff March 18 at 10:00 a.m. in the Henry Pfeiffer Chapel. The event, which kicks off the institution’s third annual Arts and Sciences Week, is free and open to the public.

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Dr. Colleen Perry Keith
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Admissions
Alumni

February 17, 2019 (Misenheimer, N.C.) - Pfeiffer University is saddened to share that Dr. Colleen Perry Keith, Pfeiffer's tenth and first female President, will be leaving her post as of May 31, 2019, to become the next President at Goldey-Beacom College in Wilmington, Delaware. 

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