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Guilford sees hurricane damage

Guilford sees hurricane damage

Ashton McKenzie and Ayesha Tahirkheli

November 2, 2018


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On Thursday, Oct. 11, Hurricane Michael hit Guilford County as a tropical storm in a wave of high winds and heavy rains, sweeping through the Carolinas until Tuesday, Oct. 16. The unexpected pressure of the Category 4 Hurricane left thousands of homes and facilities without power for days, forcing schools...

Symposium highlights women

Abigail AbantoHollans, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


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“Love has a power that moves and changes things,” said Theresa Johnson, director of counseling services at Family Service of the Piedmont. Love, community and courage were central themes at Family Service of the Piedmont’s Women’s Empowerment Symposium. The symposium was held at Family Service...

Trans lives threatened

Jake Ramsaur, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


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The Obama Administration helped the transgender community make strides in the way of civil rights, but a leaked memo shows that the Trump administration may be reversing some of the progress that was made. On Sunday, Oct. 21, the New York Times leaked a memo from the Department of Health and Human...

Guilford College News in Brief

Guilford College News in Brief

Yunah Kim, News Editor

November 2, 2018


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Dr. Buffie Longmire-Avital presents findings on intersectional identities among Black gay men On Wednesday, Oct. 24, Associate Professor of Psychology and African American Studies at Elon University Dr. Buffie Longmire-Avital presented the results of her qualitative research on how the experiences ...

Becca Stevens talks Thistle Farms with Guilford community

Jake Ramsaur, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


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As the first part of Guilford’s speaker series on women and economic development, on Monday, Oct. 1, Founder and President of Thistle Farms Becca Stevens discussed with the Guilford community the impacts of and secrets behind Thistle Farms. “Love heals,” is the motto of Thistle Farms, a justice...

All-student Edge meeting brings attention to issue of transparency

All-student Edge meeting brings attention to issue of transparency

Janavi Metha and Zain Hameed

October 29, 2018


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A mandatory all-student meeting regarding the Guilford Edge was held in Dana Auditorium on Wednesday, Oct. 3 to address student questions and concerns about the new academic curriculum being implemented. The session started with a discussion about the Edge system, followed up by a Q&A session with...

Guilford College students excited for Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Bryan Series event

Amber Dubois, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018


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NBA legend, NY Times best-selling author, and activist are just a few things that describe the second Bryan Series speaker of the academic year. The 7-foot-2-inch NBA all-time leading scorer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar spoke at the Greensboro Coliseum on Tuesday, Oct. 23. Speakers for the Bryan Series are...

Community shares service experiences

Community shares service experiences

Ethan Santana, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018


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For the past 20 years at Guilford the Bonner Scholars, have dedicated thousands of hours toward serving their local communities and addressing issues such as refugee support, environmental sustainability and food security. On Saturday, Oct. 6, the Bonner Center hosted a Community Service Conference...

NBA legend Abdul-Jabbar visits Guilford

NBA legend Abdul-Jabbar visits Guilford

Finn Williamson, Opinion Editor

October 26, 2018


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For the second event of the 2018 season of the Guilford College Bryan Series, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar talked about both his basketball career and post-NBA life. The event was held at the Greensboro Coliseum on Tuesday, Oct. 23. Abdul-Jabbar is a former Hall of Fame college and professional basketball...