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Commencement Speaker presents on HEIPP

Commencement Speaker presents on HEIPP

Praveena Somasundaram, Staff Writer

“Education is our primary hope for rehabilitating prisoners,” said senator Claiborne Pell of Rhode Island in 1994. “Diplomas are crime-stoppers.” Patricia...

May 5, 2017No Comments

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Campus power outage

Campus power outage

May 5, 2017

Whether playing pool in Milner or doing homework in the new apartments, on-campus residents from the theme houses to the old apartments experienced...

Frank Boyd selected as new academic dean

Frank Boyd selected as new academic dean

May 5, 2017

After a search that lasted more than five months, Guilford College has selected Frank Boyd as the new Academic Dean and Vice President for Academic...

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Greensboro protests for climate, environment

Abe Kenmore, Opinion Editor

Bluegrass from the University of North Carolina Greensboro’s Old Time Ensemble welcomed a modest, but enthusiastic, crowd of protestors to Greensboro’s central park on...

May 7, 2017No Comments

Piracy resurges off Somalian coast

May 5, 2017

Piracy may have returned to the coast of Somalia. In a press conference at Camp Lemonnier, a U.S. naval base in Djibouti and the only U.S....

News in Brief

News in Brief

May 5, 2017

Venezuela Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro supports rewriting the national constitution. His proposal would reorganize the existing legislative...

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The must-see, must-read, must-hear of this summer

The must-see, must-read, must-hear of this summer

Finn Williamson, Staff Writer

While this summer will contain the usual headlining media — meaning they can still make new “Pirates of the Caribbean” movies — there are also a huge number of thought-provoking...

May 16, 2017No Comments

Thoughts and reflections on the past year

Thoughts and reflections on the past year

May 16, 2017

This last year has been one wild ride. At Guilford, we’ve experienced all kinds of changes in the 2016-2017 academic year. There have been...

Senior gifts are important if chosen wisely and carefully

Senior gifts are important if chosen wisely and carefully

May 16, 2017

If you have ever wondered where most of the benches on campus come from or who decided it would be a good idea to have swings that face each ...

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Early College Robotics hopes to win big next year

Early College Robotics hopes to win big next year

Julia Martins De Sa, Staff Writer

A couple of well-oiled machines. This is perfect description for each of the Early College at Guilford’s Robotics teams, three of whom competed at the FIRST World Champion...

May 1, 2017No Comments

The Sherwood Anderson  visiting writer talks craft

The Sherwood Anderson visiting writer talks craft

April 21, 2017

“He held nothing back,” said Mylène Dressler, associate professor of English and creative writing. “And it was generous and fun, and real.” On...

Guilford fashion trends

April 21, 2017

Guilford’s campus is versatile when it comes to the students and style. How does style describe students? How do Guilford students pick their...

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Nellie Vinograd

Kamal Skateboards

Video team member Kamal Deterville learns a new skill from his friend Seth.

May 18, 2017

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Men’s basketball assistant recognized nationally for coaching talents

Men’s basketball assistant recognized nationally for coaching talents

Abigail Bekele, Staff Writer
May 18, 2017

Guilford College assistant men’s basketball coach Ronnie Thomas was recognized by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) as a recipient of their 2016-17 Under Armour 30-under-30 honors. Thirty young and upcoming men’s basketball assistant coaches across all National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) divisions were awarded for their impacts on their respective teams. Thomas...

GSO Grasshoppers thrive on the field

Ian Penny, World and Nation Editor
May 16, 2017

Dissosteira carolina, the genus and species of the Carolina grasshopper. Despite being a minor agricultural nuisance, the name does not quite elicit fear in the animal kingdom. Carolina grasshoppers largely subsist on a vegetarian diet of grasses and forbs. They also have many predators, from birds, bats and spiders to other insects like wasps and mantises. The Greensboro Grasshoppers, however, have turned the unremarkable reputation of the creature on its head since the beginning of their...

Guilford hosts track event for the first time

Guilford hosts track event for the first time

Lana Heltzel, Staff Writer
May 16, 2017

On April 18, it was officially announced that Guilford College and Visit Winston-Salem will be co-hosting the 2021 Division III Men’s and Women’s Indoor Track and Field Championships. It will be Guilford’s first time hosting a national track event. The announcement was made in the days following the removal of the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s ban on the state of North Carolina...

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