The Guilfordian

Guilford tackles food insecurity

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Managing Editor

April 20, 2018


Filed under In Print, News

A study conducted by the National Student Campaign Against Hunger and Homelessness reported that 44 percent of students cut the size of their meals or skipped meals altogether because there was not enough money. 20 percent did not eat for an entire day for the same reason. According to a report from...

Explosives used during large protest

Nathan Rabiej, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018


Filed under In Print, World & Nation

Beginning on Friday, March 30, Palestinian Gaza residents began what they named the “Great March of Return.” Thousands of protestors chanted and pitched tents merely meters away from the electrical fence keeping them out of their ancestral homeland, Israel. They planned to sit there, in a flimsily...

2018 Serendipidity represents year of firsts

2018 Serendipidity represents year of firsts

Lana Heltzel, Senior Writer

April 20, 2018


Filed under Features, In Print

Serendipity 2018 was a year of firsts. Beginning with a bang on Sunday, April 8, the week was filled with activity and vibrant energy as students bustled around campus heading to events, shows and concerts. Opening with the Wild ‘N Out comedy show and culminating in the frenetic “For The Culture:...

Staff Editorial: Message from the incoming editor-in-chief: Expanding community

Staff Editorial: Message from the incoming editor-in-chief: Expanding community

April 20, 2018


Filed under Editorial Board, In Print, Opinion

Besides football, working with the newspaper was my only activity in high school, and I knew I wanted to continue both once I got to college. I enrolled in Jeff Jeske’s introduction to journalism course in the spring of my first year at Guilford. I got my first article assignment just a week into the...

Men’s lacrosse fighting for ODAC Tournament spot

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

April 20, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports

The Guilford College men’s lacrosse team is in fifth place as they head into the final third of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference play. After an 8-2 start to the season, the team went on a three-game losing streak before winning on April 14 over Randolph College. The Quakers coasted to a 22-6...

Student’s family fears statewide operation

Student’s family fears statewide operation

Fernando Jiménez, Senior Photographer

April 20, 2018


Filed under In Print, News, Top Stories

On Monday, April 16, local immigrant rights group American Friends Service Committee/Siembra North Carolina held an assembly and press conference to stand in solidarity with sophomore Maria Peralta Porras, whose stepfather was detained by Immigrations and Customs Enforcement this past week. An estimated...

Women’s lacrosse on a four-game losing streak

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

April 20, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports

The Guilford College women’s lacrosse team looks to break a four-game losing streak and make the Old Dominion Athletic Tournament with only two games left. The team has a 5-8 overall record and 1-5 in the ODAC. The offense is led by sophomore Madison Iandoli’s 37 goals, 11 more than any other...

“My Dear Melancholy” invokes nostalgia

“My Dear Melancholy” invokes nostalgia

Jasmin Whitsett, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

Abel Tesfaye, better known as The Weeknd, returns slightly to the darker vibe of his earlier work. “My Dear Melancholy,” the latest EP he dropped, has fans and critics wondering who broke his heart. The Weeknd is known for his music being dark and sexy. It sounds similar to some of his older projects...

Tennis teams have polar opposite records

Tennis teams have polar opposite records

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

April 20, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports

The Guilford College tennis teams have had opposite seasons so far. The men’s team has a 9-3 overall record and 6-0 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference play. The women’s tennis team has struggled with winning this season, only winning one non-conference game in 11 matches. “I’ve been here...