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The Pfeiffer University Master of Physician Assistant Studies program has received provisional accreditation from the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc (ARC-PA).

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Pfeiffer University Announces 2019 Sports Hall of Fame Inductees

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Dr. Swain - Webb Award
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In honor of Mary E. Foster Webb and Henry Thomas "Toby" Webb, the Webb Family and Pfeiffer University have named Associate Professor of Health Administration, Dr. Gwyndolan Swain, as the first recipient of The Webb Award for Excellence in Teaching.

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Stan Thompson
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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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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’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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Pfeiffer University mourns the loss of former director of admissions Elsie Lowder, who died June 30, 2019, at the age of 82. Joining the Pfeiffer community in 1981, Elsie eventually turned her focus to transfer and commuter students, as well as international students. She co-founded Pfeiffer’s Commuter Student Association, before retiring in 2003 as director of transfer admissions.

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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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Dr. Colleen Keith, Barry Keith, and Bob Brietz
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In a farewell reception for Dr. Colleen Perry Keith, Board of Trustees Chairman Bob Brietz announced that the Community Room located on the second floor of the Stokes Student Center will be named "The Keith Community Room" in honor of her tenure as president of Pfeiffer University.

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Author Mary Alice Monroe
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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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