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HUG engages community, creates safe spaces

HUG engages community, creates safe spaces

Abigail Bekele, Contributing Writer
February 18
Filed under Features, In Print, Social Justice

Hispanos Unidos de Guilford is a club that celebrates Hispanic culture and students on Guilford College’s campus. HUG is a place where students can go experience the food, music and heritage of the Hispanic culture to emphasize the importance of being inclusive. The club has been around for 10 years...

Quidditch team hosts charity Yule Ball

Quidditch team hosts charity Yule Ball

Precious Adisa, Contributing Writer
February 18
Filed under Features, In Print

“I’m just here to have fun,” said sophomore Max Shumate. Shumate dressed as a raven for the Lumos Charity Yule Ball 2017. Other characters from Hogwarts made an appearance as well. The decoration matched the mystical theme of the event with silver snowflakes and blue drapes. There were little...

Scientists take risky step, create human hybrid

Scientists take risky step, create human hybrid

Tejas Santanam, Contributing Writer
February 18
Filed under Features, In Print, Science & Tech

For most people, familiarity with human-like pigs are limited to “Charlotte’s Web.” Recently, researchers announced the creation of a human-pig hybrid through injecting human cells into a pig embryo. While talking Wilburs will not be walking around anytime soon, the potential for medical...

Students share stories at Womyn with a Y

Students share stories at Womyn with a Y

Praveena Somasundaram, Staff Writer
February 17
Filed under Features, In Print, Top Stories

“I think people should come see this play because it’ll make you really uncomfortable,” said senior Jocelyn Foshay. Foshay was a director and performer for “Womyn with a Y,” a series of monologues performed by Guilford College students to share the stories of different women. The monologues...

CCE hosts wrongful convictions panel

CCE hosts wrongful convictions panel

Abe Kenmore, Opinion Editor
February 9
Filed under Features, Top Stories

Howard Dudley spent 23 years in prison for molesting his daughter. Not only was he innocent of that crime, but according to Dudley, he never committed any crimes at all. “I’ve never been on drugs, I never sold drugs,” said Dudley. “I never stole nothing. In the sense of being a good ...

Brace yourselves: Valentine’s Day is coming

Brace yourselves: Valentine’s Day is coming

Sonia McLamb, Staff Writer
February 9
Filed under Features, In Print

Love is in the air. Valentine’s Day is in less than a week. The holiday has multiple different connotations, and Guilford students especially have far-ranging opinions on it. On the one side, there are many already making plans with their loved ones, whether romantic, platonic or familial. ...

Students take advantage of final J term

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-in-Chief
February 9
Filed under Features

From Europe to Asia, Guilford College students spent January term all over the world. “It was fantastic in so many ways,” said senior Hannah Brewer-Jensen, who spent January term in Germany taking a course called “Alp Dreams” with Chair and Professor of Foreign Languages David Limburg. “I...