The Guilfordian

Students share goals for spring semester

Kiran Soma, Staff Writer

January 18, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print

For many students, the beginning of a new semester can be a time to reflect on the past and make new goals for the future. In preparation for the spring semester at Guilford College, many students have made goals that they want to accomplish and changes that they want to make. At Guilford, students have...

Chances for service, advancement abound

Abigail AbantoHollans, Features Editor

January 18, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print

Although the Guilford Edge has brought many changes to the campus and community, many of Guilford’s pre-existing programs are continuing to be prevalent. Many of these programs are aimed to help students apply their learning to real-world situations. The Bonner Center for Community Service and Learning...

Agnant shares anecdotes of Haiti, belonging

Agnant shares anecdotes of Haiti, belonging

Lana Heltzel, Executive Copy Editor

January 18, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print, Top Stories

It was 1957 when François “Papa Doc” Duvalier became the president of Haiti. After rewriting the nation’s constitution and consolidating power, exiling and executing his political opponents, Duvalier established an authoritarian family dictatorship. During his rule, an estimated 30,000 Haitians...

Guilford Guides introduced for students

Guilford Guides introduced for students

Abigail AbantoHollans, Features Editor

December 7, 2018


Filed under Features, In Print

With the new Guilford Edge program being implemented in the Fall 2019 semester, many changes are occurring around campus. One of these changes is the new Guided Discovery program that is located on the first floor of Hege Library Academic Commons. Part of Guided Discovery is the new Guilford Guides tha...

Community carols bring in holiday spirit

Community carols bring in holiday spirit

Zain Hameed, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018


Filed under Features, In Print, Top Stories

As the smell of hot chocolate and the sound of carols fills the air in the Carnegie room, many members of the Guilford community are enjoying an evening of readings and carols. As the holiday season rolls around, Guilford is participating in a number of ways. One example is the Evening of Reading and C...

Church Under the Bridge hosts Winter Drive

Navya Belavadi, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018


Filed under Features, In Print

Since Tuesday, Nov. 20, Church Under the Bridge has been hosting a winter drive to collect warm clothing items for members of the Greensboro community who are experiencing homelessness. “A lot of people in the community don’t have warm clothes for the winter or much clothes at all,” said sophomo...

Oberti Noguera shares investing tips

Oberti Noguera shares investing tips

Abigail AbantoHollans, Features Editor

November 30, 2018


Filed under Features, In Print, Top Stories

On Monday, Nov. 26, Natalia Oberti Noguera, founder and CEO of Pipeline Angels, spoke with members of the Guilford community from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in King Hall. This community lunch, sponsored by The Guilford College Center for Principled Problem Solving, allowed attendees to gain insight into...

Students share holiday experiences

Anna Gamez, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018


Filed under Features, In Print

Every year on the fourth Thursday of November, the national holiday of Thanksgiving is celebrated by thousands of Americans. This tradition is traced to a harvest festival supposedly held between European settlers and the Wampanoag tribe in the early 17th century, but was only declared a national hol...