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The student news site of Guilford College

The Guilfordian

Corbett, Andrés share stories of research and service with Guilford community
March 27, 2023

During the month of February, Kizzmekia Corbett, P.h.D. and José Andrés were invited to speak as part of the 18th season of the Guilford College...

Team Pickle and Team Dog  of Biohazard Ultimate Frisbee compete in practice scrimmage following their elections on Feb. 24.
Biohazard Ultimate Frisbee elects new officers
Kristofer Loy, Photo Editor • March 3, 2023

At an ultimate frisbee practice on Feb. 24 on Guilford’s golf course, members of Biohazard Ultimate Frisbee learned more than how to dive...

The Counseling Center at Guilford offers one-on-one counseling services at 1203 Rachel Carson Court.
Do you want to talk about it?
Caroline Boone, Staff Writer • February 17, 2023

Over 60% of college students meet the criteria for at least one mental health condition, according to the 2013-2021 Healthy Minds Study. Student...

The Wellness Center at Guilford is coordinating free STD testing in Founders Hall on Valentine’s Day from 12 to 2 p.m.
Getting busy this Valentine’s Day?
Sarah Smiley, Social Justice Editor • February 11, 2023

For Valentine’s Day this year, get yourself something other than a box of chocolates: Get tested for STDs. The Wellness Center at Guilford...

Actor Alec Baldwin, pictured here at the 2016 Comic-Con International, now faces charges of involuntary manslaughter after the death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on the set of the movie “Rust.”
Baldwin charged with involuntary manslaughter in 'Rust' set shooting
Avela Chiya, Staff Writer • February 3, 2023

Award-winning actor Alec Baldwin now faces charges of two counts of involuntary manslaughter after firing a prop gun that killed cinematographer...

Prince Harrys memoir Spare already has become a bestseller, providing an inside look on Prince Harrys life and that of his wife, Meghan Markle.
Dissenting opinions over Prince Harry’s autobiography 'Spare'
Avela Chiya, Staff Writer • January 25, 2023

On Jan. 10, Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, released his new memoir titled “Spare.” The New York Times puts it among the list of bestselling...

HarperCollins has faced backlash from multiple authors regarding its silence about employees demands.
HarperCollins union strikes for better pay, more diversity in publishing industry
Renata Diaz, World and Nation Editor • January 20, 2023

Since last fall, multiple sources have reported on an ongoing fight for higher wages and diversity by union members at HarperCollins, one of...

According to the Smihsonian, scientists estmate thar  there are about 100 million black holes in our galaxy waiting to be discovered.
Guilford community reacts to discovery of closest black hole to Earth
Liz Poole, Staff Writer • November 18, 2022

Astrology can be a popular topic on college campuses, while students are trying to figure out their place in the world and analyze others....

Velma fails to deliver fun and satisfying interpretations of iconic characters.
New 'Scooby-Doo' spinoff 'Velma' is polarizing and passionless
Taylor Ferguson, Staff Writer • March 3, 2023

Since 1969, there have been many different iterations of the popular cartoon “Scooby-Doo.” But through them all, after more than 50 years,...

The caramel frappe from Rachels Rose Cottage  has the perfect amount of sweetness.
The beautiful, wonderful caramel frappuccino
Maria Jose Guerrero Hernandez, Managing Editor • March 3, 2023

Welcome to the Cottage’s Coffee column! I'm reviewing the caramel frappuccino at Rachel's Cottage this week. I loved the caramel flavor...

Finding the right product for your skin-type will be your most important consideration.
Makeup 101—Finding products that work for your skin
Avela Chiya, Staff Writer • March 3, 2023

Have you ever tried to do your makeup and then realized you have no idea where to start? What about when you do try, and the look does not come...

The chocolatey, sweet tiramisu frappe from Rachels Rose Cottage tastes just like the popular Italian dessert.
Let me tell you about tiramisu
Maria Guerrero Hernandez, Managing Editor • February 25, 2023

Welcome to the Cottage’s Coffee column! This week I'm reviewing the tiramisu frappe from Rachel’s Rose Cottage. If you love tiramisu,...

Why womens stories deserve to be heard, celebrated
Why women's stories deserve to be heard, celebrated
March 24, 2023

It’s likely that most college students have seen an interview conducted by Barbara Walters, read a novel by Jane Austen or Toni Morrison or...

Benches in Glasgow Square were covered with candles and flowers in honor of Brianna Ghey, a victim of transphobic violence.
Why does the media have trouble covering transphobic violence?
Caroline Boone, Staff Writer • March 3, 2023

Brianna Ghey was 16 years old, and according to her family, she was “beautiful, witty, and hilarious.” “She was a larger than life character...

The “Harry Potter” franchise is one of the most profitable in the world, with the films alone grossing a total of $9.7 billion.
'Hogwarts Legacy' game sparks conversations about prejudice
Alex Souvignier, Staff Writer • March 3, 2023

With the release of “Hogwarts Legacy,” the newest “Harry Potter” game developed by Avalanche Software, the conversation about J.K. Rowling’s...

How to ‘spring break’ safely
How to ‘spring break’ safely
March 3, 2023

Spring break is finally here! After seven weeks of class that have felt like an eternity, Guilford students are finally getting some much-deserved...

The Kentucky Wildcats represented the University of Kentucky well when they defeated the Providence University Friars in the first round of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament on March 17.
It's March Madness, baby!
Bryson Webb, Staff Writer • March 24, 2023

When my roommates and I walked into the Greensboro Coliseum on March 17 to see two first-round NCAA tournament games, the atmosphere was electric....

As the fall semester comes to a close, Guilford football fans reflected on the season.
Guilford students reflect on a tough but memorable season
Haley Madison, Staff Writer • December 9, 2022

This fall semester, the beloved Guilford football team experienced a difficult but special season, as most of the team's players are in their...

Sophomore Ashtyn Zeigler in action with 22 points, four rebounds, and a steal during a game against William Peace.
Q&A with Quaker basketball’s Ashtyn Zeigler
Samreen Ahmed, Staff Writer • December 9, 2022

Ashtyn Zeigler is a sophomore at Guilford College and  also a passionate member of Guilford’s women's basketball team. In an interview on...

A beginner’s guide to American football
A beginner’s guide to American football
Mary-Elizabeth Wicker November 18, 2022

Notorious for fatal injuries in its early years and aggressive nature, football continues to rake in billions for the American economy, according...

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