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NFL Controversy Campus Discussion On Thursday, Sept. 28, the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and Brothers Doing Positive hosted a campus dialog...

October 6, 2017No Comments

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City council elections to be held in October

City council elections to be held in October

October 6, 2017

The city of Greensboro is holding city council elections. The primary election will be held on Oct. 10, with 15 candidates, including three incumbents,...

Two arrested for drug charges on Guilford campus

Two arrested for drug charges on Guilford campus

September 29, 2017

Kevin Alfaro and Samuel Ciganek were arrested by the Greensboro Police Department on Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017 on Elizabeth Fry Road on Guilford...

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National Football League players take a knee to highlight racial justice in the US

National Football League players take a knee to highlight racial justice in the US

Courtney Cubberley and Lila Karp

All eyes were on Colin Kaepernick as he took a knee during the national anthem at a 2016 preseason game. Kaepernick, then the San Francisco 49ers quarterback, chose to take...

October 6, 2017No Comments

Trump expands ban in the US

Trump expands ban in the US

October 6, 2017

On Sunday, Sept. 24, the restrictions of the travel ban issued on Jan. 27 were set to expire. Instead, the Trump administration announced an...

News in Brief

News in Brief

October 6, 2017

Cameroon On Oct. 2, at least eight people were killed in separatist rallies for independence in the English-speaking regions of Cameroon. ...

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Students should show support and accept each other’s opinions

Students should show support and accept each other’s opinions

Tanetta Kelley, Staff Writer

It is safe to say everyone has an opinion. Some may view that statement to be true or false. However, I am certain most would agree that on a college campus within the walls...

October 6, 2017No Comments

Staff Editorial: Discussing gun control is paramount to stopping future violence

Staff Editorial: Discussing gun control is paramount to stopping future violence

October 6, 2017

We, the Guilfordian Editorial board, are deeply saddened by the recent shooting in Las Vegas. The number of deaths strike a deep chord in our...

Readers are responsible for choosing what they read

Readers are responsible for choosing what they read

October 6, 2017

NFL players protest police brutality. The new Travel Ban. Puerto Rico’s post-hurricane devastation. The world’s stories in the past week...

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Guilford alum reads from first book of poems

Guilford alum reads from first book of poems

October 6, 2017

On Thursday, Sept. 28, students, teachers and community members gathered in the Carnegie Room of Hege Library, all excited to hear Guilford alumna...

Artistry takes over Greensboro’s Arboretum

Artistry takes over Greensboro’s Arboretum

October 4, 2017

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Men’s tennis team aims for improvement

Men’s tennis team aims for improvement

Jonathan Hudson, Staff Writer
October 6, 2017

Last spring, Guilford’s men’s tennis team competed in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference championship final for the first time in program history. They fell to Washington and Lee, 5-0, in the finals matchup, which capped off the Quakers’ best season since 1996. This year, all Quakers are hitting their strides starting off the fall season, posting stellar performances in an exhibition match...

Coach Ashley Cox starts season with swim team

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Sports Editor
October 6, 2017

Head coach Ashley Cox and the Guilford College women’s swimming team get back to action Saturday, Oct. 7 at the Converse College Invitational. This will be Coach Cox’s second year leading the Quakers, and she returns her top three swimmers from last year: sophomore Carolyn O’Halloran, junior Kate Nunke, senior Isabel Gutierrez. Under Cox’s lead, the Quakers earned their first team victory since 2012. “She is well organized and driven for success,” said sophomore swimmer Carolyn O’Halloran....

Football team is set to face Jacksonville University

Football team is set to face Jacksonville University

Andrew Walker, Assistant Web Editor
September 29, 2017

The Guilford College football team is playing their second Division I team of the season tomorrow. For the first time, the team will travel to Florida to play Jacksonville University. Jacksonville is a Football Championship Subdivision team that is part of the Pioneer League. The Pioneer League is a non-scholarship Division I league that has 11 teams in it. Both teams will come in with a 2-1...

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