The Guilfordian

Guitarganza 2019 showcases music, performance by Silviu Ciulei

Guitarganza 2019 showcases music, performance by Silviu Ciulei

Aubrey Fetzer, Staff Writer

February 15, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print, Top Stories

On Friday, February 8th Guilford College was treated to an incredible guitar concert from visiting musical artist Silviu Octavian Ciulei. Despite the cold weather Friday evening, the inside of the Carnegie room was filled with warm chords and excited voices as visitors gathered for a unique evening...

African-American alumni achievements

African-American alumni achievements

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Editor-in-Chief

February 15, 2019


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The Guilfordian would like to celebrate African-American alumni who have made strong impacts in their communities and in the world. While this list does not encapsulate all of the accomplishments of our wide variety of graduates, those selected have made tremendous strides in their careers and can be re...

Studies show coffee may have health benefits

Annette Varghese, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print, Science & Tech

Have a cup of joe, it could save your life. Recent studies have shown that coffee may lead to long term health benefits. According to Dr. Robert H Shmerling of Harvard Health Publishing, coffee consumption is linked to decreased risk of cardiovascular disease, including heart attacks and strokes. In...

Community Service Institute training prepares community for service

Elliot Adamson, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print

This year’s makeup Community Service Institute training session aimed to demonstrate the dedication of Guilford College to promoting volunteering and serving the community. Whether through presenting information and advice or helping attendees’ communication skills, the training event served to prepare...

Munich interest meeting held in Orangerie

Zach Bradley, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print

On Jan. 30 from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m a special interest meeting was held in the Orangerie beside Binford for the Munich study abroad program. As people filed into the Orangerie, the air was filled with excited chatter as the students who studied abroad in Munich during the fall semester prepared presentations. As...

Guilford College kicks off Black History Month

Guilford College kicks off Black History Month

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Editor-in-Chief

February 8, 2019


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On Feb. 6, Guilford College began the month with the Black History Kickoff event in Dana Auditorium that featured the North Carolina A&T State drumline and was followed by a discussion entitled “Am I Black Enough?” in King Hall. The month ahead is filled with events dedicated to Black History Month celeb...

Professors read play lines, open dialogue

Professors read play lines, open dialogue

DaeQuan Fitzgerald

February 1, 2019


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Theatre Studies Department Chair Robin Vest alongside Part Time Lecturer for Theatre Studies Beth Ritson-Lavender hosted an afternoon play-reading event on Jan. 30 in the Acting Studio. The play, “Roan @ the Gate,” follows a data analyst for the National Security Agency, Roan, and her relations...

Guilford community hosts dance marathon

Guilford community hosts dance marathon

Jenni Camhi, Copy Editor

February 1, 2019


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On Saturday, Jan. 26, Guilford College hosted a dance marathon to raise money for the YWCA of Greensboro’s Family Shelter. The event was held in the Alumni Gym and ran across eight hours, from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. The marathon included live music performances and featured artists such as Softcore, Indigo, Y...

NIH and CDC work to overcome opioid epidemic

Annette Varghese, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print

Starting in the late 1990s, pharmaceutical companies reassured health care professionals that the use of opioids in prescription painkillers would not lead to widespread abuse of the substance or overdoses. This lead health care professionals to prescribe opioid medicine at higher rates, and misuse of...