Pfeiffer students spend spring break participating in service and adventure

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Most college students go home or to the beach for spring break, but not eight Pfeiffer students, they joined three COL student trip leaders on an Alaska Malamute Service & Adventure Trip sponsored by Pfeiffer's Center for Outdoor Leadership. 

Abbie Goodman, Lindsey Sisco and Zach Thompson, all COL student trip leaders, led peers to the Wayeh Kennel located in Spring City, TN. which specializes in breeding Alaska Malamutes and training them for work in the show ring, therapy service animals and as household pets. Additionally, the COL leaders incorporated an educational visit to DuPont State Forest, hiking to Bridle Vail Falls and then went caving in one of the many great Tennessee cave systems.


Center for Outdoor Leadership Brings Live Falcons to Misenheimer Campus

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Sat., Nov. 1st The Center for Outdoor Leadership will be sponsoring the 2nd Annual Falconry Hunt and Cookout at Gibson Lake House and surrounding Pfeiffer property. An impressive array of raptors were present on campus last year, naming a few are: the peregrine falcon, redtail hawk, goshawk, great horned owl and kestrel hawk. Chip Gentry local Falconer and guide, presents a comprehensive program about falconry cultural heritage and live demonstrations.


Pfeiffer University Students Put Fall Break to Good Use Helping Others

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During their fall break, 15 Pfeiffer University students, under the direction of Pfeiffer's Center for Outdoor Leadership (COL), traveled to Tennessee to raft on the Ocoee River and built kennels for Wayeh Kennels, an organization that breeds, trains and rescues AKC Alaskan Malamutes.