The Guilfordian

Horoscope for January: New Year’s resolutions

Guide to the zodiac signs.

Annika Norris, Guest Writer

May 29, 2020

Aries -- Calm down Your life is a rage comic. You get mad when someone doesn’t hold the door open for you, and even more so when your least favorite classmate sits within your 10 foot radius. Try some breathing exercises. Trust me, you’ll look a lot better without the steam coming out of your ears...

Guilford hosts second annual Shifting Worlds institute

Latinx singer-songwriter, Quilla, performed personal pieces addressing migration.

Kathryn Hurst, Features Editor

May 29, 2020

On Friday, Jan. 17, Guilford’s Gilmer Room was host to the second annual institute “Shifting Worlds: Displacement and Forced Migration in Modern Times.” The conference, sponsored in collaboration with Elon University and UNCG, brought together a wide range of speakers to address immigration and...

Art department faculty showcase recent works in Guilford’s Art Gallery

From top left to bottom right are pieces by Guilford Art faculty Charlie Tefft, Antoine Williams, Alyssa Miserendino, William Paul Thomas, Katy Collier and Miranda Reichhardt.

Pierson Kye, Staff Writer

May 29, 2020

As spring semester began on Monday, Jan. 13, the Guilford College Art Gallery launched the fifteenth biennial Art Faculty Exhibition. Under the warm, bright lights of the gallery lie dozens of pieces created by nine of the College’s professors. Art Gallery Curator Theresa Hammond discussed the gallery...

Loneliness at (and away from) Guilford

Students walk across Guilford's quad in September 2019.

Akeba Bebley-Calvin and Dazmyn Spencer, Staff Writers

May 19, 2020

Does having a smaller campus equal more opportunities to be social and less isolated? Guilford College is often praised for its size and how it creates a sense of community among students, staff and faculty. Community is also one of the seven core values at Guilford. However, some members of the community...

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...

Surviving the Upside Down

beach photo-Camhi feature

Jenni Camhi, Executive Copy Editor

May 8, 2020

Imagine sitting on a beach, crystal-blue waters rolling out in front of you as far as you can see. You’re relaxing on the sand, enjoying your spring break with three of your closest friends from college. It’s been a busy and stressful semester and you’re happy to finally get a vacation. Suddenly...

Guilford, Elon arts students adjust while learning during quarantine

arts story photo

Calley Hull, Staff Writer

April 26, 2020

For most Guilford students, the COVID-19 quarantine is disappointing for several reasons. Not only does it mean being isolated from friends and professors, but it has also led to the cancellation of highly anticipated campus events, such as Serendipity and the Guilford Undergraduate Symposium. Unfortunately,...

Resettling in Greensboro: Glimpses into the lives of refugees

Legacy Crossing apartments 2019

Mohamed Togol, Staff Writer

January 3, 2020

Author’s note: This project, a photo essay completed for the Fall 2019 Guilfordian Practicum course, is aimed at raising awareness about the living conditions of refugees who resettle in the Greensboro area. The photos and text included depict some of the areas that are known to refugees an...

Finding sense of place brings strength, peace, wholeness

main GP project photo-Elanna Reber

Elanna Reber, Staff Writer

December 27, 2019

“One of our biggest difficulties...is that we live so much in language and so much in a mediated world of electronic media and print media... all of which tends to distance us from our connection with the natural world. Getting to that sense beyond language is not only healthy for personal spiritual...