The Guilfordian

Staff Editorial: Our vision for 2020

May 29, 2020

Welcome back to Guilford for the spring semester! We’ve at last landed in a new decade. It feels like change is on the horizon, doesn’t it? 2020 seems to be bound for big, new developments. The 2020 presidential election is getting ever-closer, and the discourse surrounding it becomes more intense...

Staff Editorial: Keeping the lessons of kindness alive

Ramya Krishna, Web Editor

December 20, 2019

This semester, we have been bombarded by sordid tales of impeachment proceedings and heartbreaking accounts of gun violence in our communities, both near and far. The recent deaths of Carol Spinney, who portrayed Big Bird for decades on Sesame Street, and Fred Rogers, our beloved Mister Rogers, seem ...

Staff Editorial: Don’t fear finals season: the tips and tricks

Lana Heltzel, Editor-in-Chief

December 20, 2019

Let’s take a guess; your school work is really starting to pile up, isn’t it? You have this presentation due on Tuesday, but you already pulled an all-nighter to finish an essay, and you have two classes back-to-back followed by a meeting with your professor about why your last lab report looked...

Staff Editorial: Seasonal depression looms over college students

Lana Heltzel, Editor-In-Chief

December 3, 2019

Record-setting cold weather in North Carolina has hit us with the force of a truck. A very stealthy truck that rammed into us with little pretense or warning. It’s the point in the semester where it’s steadily becoming freezing, your work is rapidly piling up and you’d much rather hibernate und...

Staff Editorial

December 2, 2019

Over the last two years, Guilford’s administration has taken it upon themselves to change campus life entirely. With the renovations of both Milner and Binford also came the destruction of Theme Houses, the implementation of a new protest policy and the abolishment of beloved coffee co-op and resident ...

Staff Editorial: Rising editor-in-chief embraces change

Staff Editorial: Rising editor-in-chief embraces change

April 12, 2019

Throughout my college career, I’ve pursued journalism with a tenacity that made my friends worry for my mental health. From an outside perspective, working on the staff of a small college’s newspaper may look like a thankless task burdened by unnecessary stress, but I’ve always been drawn to th...

Staff Editorial: The Guilfordian recognizes Alcohol Awareness Month

Staff Editorial: The Guilfordian recognizes Alcohol Awareness Month

April 5, 2019

April is Alcohol Awareness Month and if you drink, we at The Guilfordian urge you to drink responsibly. If you drink, be sure to stay with a group that you trust and know will watch your back. At the same time, be sure to watch out for those around you. Avoid separating yourself from your group at a...

Staff Editorial: Christchurch attack shares a rhetoric of hate

Staff Editorial: Christchurch attack shares a rhetoric of hate

March 22, 2019

We, the Guilfordian Editorial Board, are incredibly saddened by the recent shootings that occured in Christchurch, New Zealand. The shooter attacked the Al Noor and Linwood mosques on Friday, March 15, killing at least 50 people and wounding many others. The deaths resulting from these shootings ha...

Staff Editorial: Women’s History Month observed by The Guilfordian

Staff Editorial: Women’s History Month observed by The Guilfordian

March 15, 2019

As March is Women’s History Month, The Guilfordian’s editorial board would like to affirm our dedication to telling the stories of women in the Guilford community and portraying them responsibly and respectfully. This is not the standard practice for all publications, unfortunately; public figures ...