News Archive - August 2021

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Women's Soccer 2021
Alumni
Athletics

Training camps for Pfeiffer University’s fall sports teams opened on Aug. 14 in anticipation of seasons that will begin by early September. Tony Faticoni, the Head Men’s Soccer Coach at Pfeiffer, couldn’t be happier.

“I think all of us are really excited that things are going to be back to normal,” he said. “It’s exciting to be able to get a full season again.”

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Convocation 2021-2022
Academics
Alumni
Pfeiffer Life
Why Pfeiffer

In 2008, when Dr. Michael Thompson, the Dean of the Undergraduate College at Pfeiffer University, first met former Rep. John Lewis, he asked the late civil rights icon what message he should bring back to his students.

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Client Makes Great Strides in OT Treatment
Academics
Alumni
Careers

About two years ago, Ronnie*, who lives near Pfeiffer University’s Center for Health Sciences in downtown Albemarle, N.C., suffered a head injury and a stroke. He had trouble  keeping his balance, couldn’t speak, and had lost all use of his right arm.

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Tailgate at Homecoming
Alumni
Why Pfeiffer

Pfeiffer University’s Homecoming will return Sept. 23-25, offering alumni a chance to renew friendships and relive memories during a golf outing* on Thursday, at The Tillery Tradition Country Club in Mount Gilead, N.C. and during a Falcons Nite Out on Friday evening, in downtown Albemarle, N.C.

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Summer Graduates
Academics
Alumni
Why Pfeiffer

Emily C. Prudden (1832-1917) lost her father when she was 8 years old, and she became almost completely deaf nine years later. Yet, in her early 20s, she became the surrogate mother of her deceased sister’s two young children and began caring for her own widowed mother.