The Guilfordian

Guilford affirms LGBTQ community: Memories made, lessons learned

Ramya Krishna, Web Editor

December 3, 2019

On November 18, three members of the Westboro Baptist Church, an anti-LGBTQIA hate group from Topeka, Kansas, picketed across from Guilford College. In response, Friends Center and Quaker Studies Director Wess Daniels worked with the College’s Department of Public Safety, Justice and Policy Studie...

Early College students host food drive

Early College students host food drive

Ethan Santana, Managing Editor

December 3, 2019

Greensboro is currently ranked number 14 on The Food Action and Research Center’s list of food insecure areas, which has moved down from being the No. 1 food-insecure city in America in 2015. “But we still have a lot of work to do,” said A Simple Gesture Executive Director Leslie Isakoff. “Gr...

Prospective students attend Open House

Tyler Patterson, Staff Writer

December 3, 2019

Those who came to campus for Guilford College’s Open House may have heard, “Welcome to Guilford! We hope you have a nice visit!” Or something like, “Please park right here and go this way to get to this building.” There were many ways you were officially welcomed to Guilford’s campus as...

News in Brief

Navya Belavadi, News Editor

December 3, 2019

12 Places: Redux Artists converse in Hege Guilford College’s Art Gallery hosted the 12 women artists from its current exhibit on Wednesday, Nov. 6 in Hege Library. Discussing their perspectives on being women artists today, the participants discussed how galleries only show 30% of work by female...

News in brief

Navya Belavadi, News Editor

December 3, 2019

12 Places: Redux Artists converse in Hege Guilford College’s Art Gallery hosted the 12 women artists from its current exhibit on Wednesday, Nov. 6 in Hege Library. Discussing their perspectives on being women artists today, the participants discussed how galleries only show 30% of work by female...

Guilford presents faculty research

Mohamed Togol, Staff Writer

December 2, 2019

Welcomed by delicious refreshments, on Thursday, Nov. 7, Guilford College faculty and students enjoyed presentations by Associate Professor of Spanish Alfonso Abad Mancheño and Associate Professor of Philosophy Vance Ricks. Mancheño presented his research on the role of effective motivation in sec...

News in Brief

Navya Belavadi, News Editor

November 18, 2019

Guided Discovery hosts Graduate School Fair Guilford College’s Guided Discovery hosted the school’s annual Graduate School Fair on Wednesday, Oct. 30 in Hege Library. Guilford, along with graduate programs from Elon University and UNC-Greensboro, participated in the fair. A free event, the fair...

Guilford’s party culture continues to struggle

Guilford’s party culture continues to struggle

Lana Heltzel, Editor-In-Chief

November 18, 2019

In the collegiate world, the weekend of Halloween— or Halloweekend, as it is affectionately known— is understood to be something resembling two days of all-out partying. Traditionally, Guilford has been no exception to this rule; the ability to masquerade as a phantom or sexy nurse for a night s...

HUG hosts Día de los Muertos festival

Navya Belavadi, News Editor

November 18, 2019

When all the excitement from Halloween died down, the Hispanos Unidos de Guilford (HUG) revived the fun by celebrating Day of the Dead, translated to Dia de Los Muertos, on Nov. 2. “Many people have the misconception that Dia de Los Muertos is another name for how Mexicans celebrate Halloween,” ...