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Art exhibit showcases work of the AFSC

Art exhibit showcases work of the AFSC

Kathleen Herbst, Opinion Editor

Since 1917, the American Friends Service Committee has been working to encourage peace through activism, awareness and community support. Guilford College...

September 15, 2017No Comments

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FYE is redesigned to meet new students’ needs

FYE is redesigned to meet new students’ needs

September 15, 2017

Guilford College faculty and staff are in the process of redesigning the College’s First Year Experience and First Year Seminar programs to...

Panel addresses North Korea’s nuclear activity

Panel addresses North Korea’s nuclear activity

September 14, 2017

On Monday, Sept. 4, Guilford College hosted a panel entitled Nuclear Weapons & Threats of War: North Korea & the United States of America,...

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Violence causes refugee crisis

Violence causes refugee crisis

Hannah Shoemaker, News Editor

The story of violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar’s northern region of Rakhine State is one that has lasted for decades. However, a new bout of violence erupted...

September 15, 2017No Comments

News in Brief

News in Brief

September 15, 2017

Egypt On Saturday, Egyptian archaeologists uncovered a tomb belonging to a royal goldsmith who lived over 3,500 years ago. The site took aro...

Hurricane Harvey lands in Texas

Hurricane Harvey lands in Texas

September 8, 2017

On Aug. 25, Hurricane Harvey made landfall near Corpus Christi, Texas with a magnitude that hasn’t been seen since 2005. The Category 4...

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Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

A police presence was requested last week after there was an attempted kidnapping on campus. Not only were there police monitoring students and on-campus traffic, but they...

September 15, 2017No Comments

Famous songs should not define countries, cultures

Famous songs should not define countries, cultures

September 15, 2017

Whenever I mention that I listen to Indian music more than American music, most people automatically respond with something along the lines of,...

Staff Editorial: News literacy is indispensable

Staff Editorial: News literacy is indispensable

September 15, 2017

As a campus focused on social justice, we want to work to change the world. We want to make a world that is more accepting, more free, more just....

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Mylène Dressler debuts new novel at Scuppernong

Mylène Dressler debuts new novel at Scuppernong

Beatriz Caldas, Editor-In-Chief

On Friday, Sept. 8, Assistant Professor of English Mylène Dressler launched her first supernatural book. “The Last to See Me” was released on Sept. 5 and is already...

September 15, 2017No Comments

“L.A. Confidential” still relevant today

“L.A. Confidential” still relevant today

September 15, 2017

Despite appearances, Los Angeles in the 1950s was not all high-class café society and Hollywood glamour. At least not in Curtis Hanson’s...

77th National Folk Festival animates Greensboro

77th National Folk Festival animates Greensboro

September 15, 2017

After 77 years, the National Folk Festival has become one of the largest and longest-running celebrations of arts and culture. This year’s...

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Cross country teams prepare to compete

Cross country teams prepare to compete

Nathaniel Williams, Staff Writer
September 15, 2017

The Guilford Quakers men’s and women’s cross country coaches are excited about the potential growth in their athletes. Entering their first meet, the Quakers had the idea of using the race as another step into their training regimen. Caleb Anderson, a senior, commented that the first meet was a step in the process to recovering from his knee injury. “I knew, coming into this season, that...

Guilford College Announces Nelson Bobb as the Interim Athletics Director

Guilford College Announces Nelson Bobb as the Interim Athletics Director

Andrew Walker and DaeQuan Fitzgerald
September 9, 2017

On Wednesday, Guilford College President Jane Fernandes announced Nelson Bobb as the Interim Director of Athletics at a press conference on campus. “As we transition to a single full-time athletic director, Guilford College is in great hands,” said Fernandes. “We’re truly blessed to have a unique opportunity to add a local and highly accomplished administrator to our team.”   ...

Coach Cory Speed returns for another season

Coach Cory Speed returns for another season

Jonathan Hudson, Staff Writer
September 8, 2017

The Quakers men’s soccer team kicks off the 2017 season. It has been a productive offseason with head coach Cory Speed coming into his second season at Guilford. Team captain Brayden Currin saw many positives between the spring and fall practices. “We started on a clean sheet in the spring, as far as our game plan goes,” said Currin. “We talked about how we wanted to get better and excel...

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