The Guilfordian

COVID-19 makes daily life surreal

A bright spring afternoon in an uncharacteristically vacant Triad Park, Kernersville, NC.

Ben Clark, Staff Writer

May 13, 2020

I am sitting in my bedroom wondering when I will be able to relax in the same room as my best friend again. Before spring break at my college, the coronavirus was no more than a passing thought, similar to ones about the common flu. “Stay away from large crowds,” “Hold your breath after someone...

Guilford affirms LGBTQ community: Memories made, lessons learned

Ramya Krishna, Web Editor

December 3, 2019

On November 18, three members of the Westboro Baptist Church, an anti-LGBTQIA hate group from Topeka, Kansas, picketed across from Guilford College. In response, Friends Center and Quaker Studies Director Wess Daniels worked with the College’s Department of Public Safety, Justice and Policy Studie...

Greensboro Police Operation Arrests One Late Wednesday Night

Five students sit on the pathway connecting the North Apartments to Elizabeth Fry Road as police conducted an operation at approximately 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017.//Photo by Fernando Jimenez/The Guilfordian

Kathleen Herbst and Andrew Walker

September 14, 2017

A Guilford College administrator confirmed that Public Safety learned of a Greensboro Police Department operation once it was in progress Wednesday evening, Sept. 13, 2017. “As stated in the emergency alerts last night, the Greensboro Police Department carried out an operation on our campus, which...

Guilford College makes the Fiske list of the top 38 “Best Buy” schools

Guilford College makes the Fiske list of the top 38

July 26, 2017

The Fiske Guide to Colleges is the No. 1 best-selling guide to the nation’s colleges and universities, helping students weed through an ever-growing amount of information and choose the best school for them. Guilford College has been listed as a Best Buy for 2018, the third year in a row the Coll...

Letter to Guilford Community from Integrity for Guilford

Letter to Guilford Community from Integrity for Guilford

March 17, 2017

Dear Guilford Community, Integrity for Guilford is a student coalition that supports and encourages social justice work in dismantling all forms of oppression. There are many aspects of recent events that must be addressed, but we would first like to make clear that the students who tore down flags...

A Day Without Immigrants

A Day Without Immigrants

Fernando Jimenez, Photography Editor

February 17, 2017

“La Bamba” played within the walls of the Central Carolina Worker Justice Center  as members of the Latinx community gathered to make signs in preparation for the Day Without Immigrants protest that took place Thursday. Feb. 16 at 2 p.m. in downtown Greensboro, North Carolina. “In a da...

In memory of Jeff Jeske

Artistic tribute to Jeff Jeske by Guilfordian Cartoonist, Christopher Perez

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-in-Chief

January 24, 2017

Written by Nicole Zelniker, Editor-in-Chief, Guilfordian On January 23, 2017, Charles A. Dana Professor of English Jeff Jeske passed away in Greensboro, North Carolina. He was 69-years-old. Jeff advised the Guilfordian for 29 years. Students describe Jeff as a mentor, a role model and a friend...

DC March Holds Multitude of Perspectives, Values

DC March Holds Multitude of Perspectives, Values

Kathleen Herbst, Staff Writer

January 23, 2017

A crowd of such magnitude that the marching was delayed. Marchers carrying signs and chanting, “This is what a democracy looks like.” Demonstrators of all ages and backgrounds coming together. This was the Women’s March on Washington. The demonstration occurred Jan. 21, 2017 as a counteraction...

Women’s March Greensboro

Women’s March Greensboro

Abe Kenmore, Opinion Editor

January 23, 2017

The crowd that gathered for the Triad NC Women’s March on Saturday at Government Plaza was so large that the speakers’ voices could not reach to the edge. According to Fox8, about 3,000 people of all ages, races and genders gathered for the short march from the Plaza to the rally in LeBauer Park,...