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Guilford College Sports Information Director opens opportunities for students

Guilford College Sports Information Director opens opportunities for students

Trey Kawugule, Staff Writer

February 22, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print, Top Stories

“I was sitting in Dave’s office last spring after returning from a mission trip in Texas,” said Morgan Tompkins, a junior and member of Guilford’s volleyball team. “He asked me about my greatest takeaways from the trip, and it turned into a very personal conversation about life. I mentioned how mu...

Guilford College Study abroad course offered in India

Abigail AbantoHollans, Features Editor

February 22, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print

In the fall semester of 2019, a three-week study abroad course will be offered to students that will look at health, culture and sustainability in India. This course will focus on engaging in community outreach, gaining knowledge of non-profit management and promoting public health. Students participating...

Students speak on benefits of vaccine

Annette Varghese, Staff Writer

February 22, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print

Since their creation in 1796 by Edward Jenner, there have been significant scientific advancements that have enabled vaccines to be mass produced and available to the public. However, the basic idea remains the same. Vaccines are an arm-to-arm inoculation to prevent the spread of disease. There are m...

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


Filed under Features, In Print, Top Stories

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


Filed under Features, In Print, Top Stories

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...