The Guilfordian

Food Justice Club meets Dixie Classic Fair

Kathryn Hurst, Features Editor

October 29, 2019

On Saturday, Oct. 12, six members of Guilford’s Food Justice Club travelled to Winston-Salem for the annual Dixie Classic Fair. The fair’s diverse crowd and range of events, from produce displays and tractor pulling to ferris wheels and giant turkey legs, not only offered a valuable bonding experi...

Eccentric Expressionism: Weimar Republic cinema captures societal angst and upheaval

Lana Heltzel, Editor-in-Chief

October 29, 2019

Expressionism was born in the chaos of a war-ravaged Germany in the beginning of the 20th century. A stark shift from traditional artistic mores that based art upon physical reality, Expressionism sought to capture a subjective emotional experience. Expressionist film exploded with popularity in the Weimar ...

Farm Stand offers fresh produce to community

Guilford Farm // Photo by: Kathryn Hurst // The Guilfordian

Nathan Johnson, Staff Writer

October 12, 2019

The National Center for Health Statistics reported this year that 39.6% of US adults are overweight. It is easy to understand why this statistic is so high in our society where we enjoy high fat, low vitamin meals daily. The Guilford College farm stand has set out to help solve this problem. Tucked aw...

Quakerism in the Guilford woods: past and present

Quakerism in the Guilford woods: past and present

Paige Abbott, Staff Writer

October 12, 2019

When asked about the Guilford woods, students appear to have a variety of opinionated responses. Many complain about the bugs, the walk or the heat. Others love the serenity or appreciate the dense history of the trails. Yet, one underlying factor connects all of the reasons to love the Guilford woods. ...

Quaker Cupboard continues reclaimed breakfast program

Quaker Cupboard in King Hall during reclaimed breakfast // Photo by Elanna Reber // The Guilfordian

Elanna Reber, Staff Writer

October 12, 2019

Guilford's Quaker Cupboard has long been known for their program known as reclaimed breakfast. They will be serving free breakfast in King Hall, room 122, from 10:30 to 12:30 a.m. every week day. It is open to all students who can make it.  “The Quaker Cupboard is a student run food pantry available...

Falling into Guilford’s three-week term

Journalism Boot Camp students

September 21, 2019

As summer started to wind down, Guilford College was alive with new energy in late August. Fall 2019 got under way on campus with a new three-week term and students in the three-week Journalism Boot Camp course took to the campus green to capture the Guilford community in motion. Students, faculty...

NC Live Food Festival celebrates the vegan lifestyle in downtown Greensboro

N.C. Live Food Festival vendors provided samples of vegan-friendly food offerings underneath the bright  afternoon sun on Aug. 31.

Nolan Ross, Guest Writer

September 20, 2019

Heat in the high 80s kept people in the shade at the N.C. Live Food Festival in downtown Greensboro on Saturday, Aug. 31. The heat also made purchasing cold lemonade from one of the vendors at the event terribly tempting. Too bad they were situated in the naked 2 p.m. sunlight in the middle of Center...

Wu Opera Troupe brings unique art form to Greensboro and Guilford

Ramya Krishna, Guest Writer

September 19, 2019

Chinese opera at Guilford?  It’s more likely than you think! On Tuesday, Sept. 10, the Wu Opera Troupe of Yiwu City performed in Dana Auditorium after previous Triad performances at the N.C. Folk Festival in downtown Greensboro and Tew Recital Hall on the UNC-Greensboro campus.   In this video...

NC Folk Festival brings energy, entertainment to downtown Greensboro

NC Folk Festival brings energy, entertainment to downtown Greensboro

Elijah Aekins, Guest Writer

September 17, 2019

The N.C. Folk Festival returned to downtown Greensboro Sept. 6-8, bringing dozens of diverse food vendors and food trucks, a marketplace of hand-crafted goods, storytelling and other family-friendly activities and of course, music.  A wide array of music, covering everything from “Dominican Blues,...