Donors News

News
snake pit logo
Alumni
Athletics
Donors

The weight room in Merner Gymnasium at Pfeiffer University has been named “The Snake Pit” in memory of Lester “Snake” Roberts, who served as the head of security on Pfeiffer’s Misenheimer campus for 27 years until 1994. Signage will be installed in the coming weeks to commemorate the new name, which honors one of Pfeiffer’

News
Sam Hanlon
Academics
Admissions
Alumni
Donors
Religious Life
Student Life
Why Pfeiffer

When Samantha Hanlon ’19 calls herself “a massive, insane advocate for mission work,” she’s probably not exaggerating.

News
YeTi Students
Donors
Why Pfeiffer

Pfeiffer University has been awarded a $300,000 grant from Lilly Endowment Inc.

News
Cassandra King Conroy
Academics
Alumni
Donors

Shortly before the celebrated author, Pat Conroy, died in 2016 of pancreatic cancer, his wife promised him she would go back to writing after he was gone. Cassandra King Conroy – an award-winning author of essays, articles, and such novels as Making Waves, The Sunday Wife and Queen of Broken Hearts – did just that.

News
STEM Camp Logo
Academics
Alumni
Donors
Why Pfeiffer

Pfeiffer University’s STEM camps program, aiming to recruit science students for Pfeiffer from the Stanly County area, will offer its first programs for rising 10th-12th graders when the camps begin June 15 on the university’s Misenheimer campus.

News
Pfeiffer Center for Health Sciences
Academics
Admissions
Alumni
Donors
Why Pfeiffer

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).

News
Launch Party Invite
Academics
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.

News
Elizabeth Ann (Lib) Phillips
Alumni
Donors
Pfeiffer Life
Pride & Tradition
Servant Leadership
Random Category

Pfeiffer University mourns the loss of former trustee Elizabeth Phillips who died March 18, 2019 at the age of 87. She served as a long-time Pfeiffer trustee, concluding her board service in 2000. The Tom and Lib Phillips Bridal Room is located in the Henry Pfeiffer Chapel and honors her service as a trustee, and the couple’s generous support of the University.

News
Class of 1968
Alumni
Donors

February 5, 2019 (Misenheimer, N.C.) — For 50 years, Pfeiffer University’s Class of 1968 has been a trailblazer. In 1968, the 150 members of the senior class wanted to make a significant contribution with the $2,000 they held in their class fund. They have since turned that $2,000 into legacy gifts of over $2 million for their alma mater.

News
Coach John Essic
Alumni
Athletics
Donors

Coach John Francis Essic, 93, passed away peacefully on December 6, 2018. He was born May 29, 1925, in Davie County to the late John Frank and Mary Lois McMath Essic. He received his B.S. in Physical Education in 1948 and an M.A. in History in 1950 both from App. St. Teachers College.

Pages