The Guilfordian

Treat yourself with the kindness and understanding you’d show a friend.

Don’t forget to treat yourself

Tori Maness, Staff Writer February 22, 2021

The past few months have undoubtedly been some of the toughest times many people have encountered. With the stress of the ongoing pandemic and other difficult situations, students can often forget to take...

A college-friendly plant guide for the organically disinclined

Maira Vandiver, Staff Writer February 20, 2021

I’ve killed every plant I’ve ever touched. However, plants are visually pleasing and can vastly improve a dorm space, so I’ve compiled a foolproof guide to owning plants at college. First,...

Light pole banner advocating for shopping small.

Experiences of supporting small and local businesses

Lillian Cadwallader, Staff Writer February 20, 2021

In what is seemingly more recent history, shopping small on sites such as Etsy has become all the rage. However, it can be just as easy to find ways to shop and support small businesses in person and locally. There...

Heart-shaped candies with the words written on them “Be My Valentine”.

Gift ideas based on your Valentine’s personality

Lideah Shivley, Staff Writer February 11, 2021

The day of love is approaching, and fast. Feb. 14: one of the only times of the year when so many people in different parts of the world celebrate love.  According to, more than 65% of...

Madison Burkhardt and Jillian Morrison braving the cold to serve coffee and donuts.

Balancing fun and safety during the pandemic

Juliana Hubbard, Staff Writer February 11, 2021

When people think of college, what comes to mind aren’t classes but the relationships, activities and shenanigans that happen outside of the classroom. However, the pandemic has deemed many staples of...

A beginner’s guide to owning plants

Jude Juarez-Perez, Staff Writer February 11, 2021

So. It’s finally gotten to you. The overwhelming and crushing monotony of quarantine, and to try to free yourself from the stranglehold of this kraken of absolute boredom, you’ve decided to pick up...

An art piece made by Jess Castaneda - it was originally a record disc from Reconsidered Goods.

Guilford students vs. their carbon footprint

Kymari Williams, Staff Writer February 11, 2021

Have you ever gone thrift shopping or brought your own reusable bags to the store without a second thought? Then you, my friend, were reducing your carbon footprint. According to CNN’s Leah Asmelash,...

Influenced by the media, most college students use life hacks on a daily basis, especially in a society impacted by COVID-19.

College life hacks: sharp-witted shortcuts or DIY disasters?

Hope Stephens, Staff Writer February 4, 2021

Most people have attempted to incorporate life hacks into their daily routines, especially during the pandemic. Many have a life hack or two that helps them simplify their everyday life, no matter how...

Snow from this winter and what is to come

Snow from this winter and what is to come

Reece Clark, Staff Writer February 4, 2021

Snowmen, snowball fights and sledding. These winter staples that many have enjoyed in the past may not be a realistic possibility this year. With the strange weather we have experienced so far, it might...

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