The Guilfordian

Theatre department showcases “Lobby Hero”

Lana Heltzel, Executive Copy Editor

October 5, 2018


Filed under Features, In Print

On Oct. 4 through Oct. 7, Guilford’s theatre studies department will be transporting audiences to the ultimate waiting room; the lobby of a middle-class New York apartment building during a security guard’s typically-tedious graveyard shift. “Lobby Hero,” written by playwright Kenneth Lonergan...

Homecoming kicks off with CNC Step Team

Jenni Camhi, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


Filed under Features, In Print

Homecoming weekend at Guilford officially commenced on Thursday, Sept. 28 at 7 p.m. with a kickoff celebration in the alumni gym. The event engaged students of all years with interactive games and featured acts such as student singers and the CNC Step Team, setting the tone for the rest of homecoming...

Community tours Underground Railroad

Community tours Underground Railroad

Ethan Santana, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


Filed under Features, In Print

As the moon lights up the night sky above, John Dimrey, the first fugitive slave of Guilford County to follow the Underground Railroad, moves swiftly through the forest, silent as a mouse, on his quest to freedom. In the darkness, he searches for a smooth tree, feeling the bark against his skin. With...

Guilford students on Hurricane Florence

Ayesha Tahirkheli and Ashton McKenzie

September 28, 2018


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Since it first hit North Carolina last week, Hurricane Florence has wreaked havoc on many lives. The hurricane continues to ravage the southeast U.S. through significant flooding a rising death toll. For Guilford students, classes were canceled on Thursday, Sept. 13 due to forecasted flash flooding....

Helpful, healthy tips about UV sun rays

Helpful, healthy tips about UV sun rays

Annette Varghese, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018


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Everyone is eager to get one last tan in the sun as the summer is coming to a quick end. However, there are many dangers associated with tanning both indoors and outdoors. Teens and young adults, especially between the ages of 16 and 24, are most vulnerable to contracting skin cancer from intense UV...

Pho Hien Vuong provides all-around excellent experience

Pho Hien Vuong  provides all-around excellent experience

Peter Zheng, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion, Restaurant Review

It was a beautiful Friday afternoon. The sun was out, and the temperature was a comfortable 84 degrees. The only issue is that I was a little under the weather. I went out to lunch at Pho Hien Vuong with one of my classmates hoping to alleviate my uncomfortable throat with warm pho broth. The first...

Guilford engages in Latinx celebration

Guilford engages in Latinx celebration

Janavi Mehta, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018


Filed under Features, In Print, Top Stories

In honor of Latinx Heritage Month, Dr. Krishauna Hines-Gaither held an informative presentation night on race relations and current conflicts between Haiti and the Dominican Republic. The presentations were held in the Gilmer Room on Sept. 19. Covering the topics of Black identity, history between...

Amnesty International speaks on Myanmar

Amnesty International speaks on Myanmar

Ari Smith, Staff Writer

September 21, 2018


Filed under Features, In Print, Top Stories

He was waiting in a railway station when strangers forced him to enlist in the army, separating him from his family. Twelve years later, he went on a radio show to talk about his experiences and was arrested for speaking out. This is the story Aung Ko Htwe, who was kidnapped by the Myanmar military...

Hedrick shares student experience at Guilford

Hedrick shares student experience at Guilford

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Editor-in-Chief

September 21, 2018


Filed under Features, In Print, Top Stories

The Guilfordian sat down with Jeremiah Hedrick, a junior multi-sport student athlete at Guilford College who also serves as co-vice president of the Guilford Student Body Association. The track star and starter on the football team’s defense shared his experiences thus far at Guilford that helped mold...