The Guilfordian

Staff Editorial: Staff thanks audience

Staff Editorial: Staff thanks audience

December 7, 2018


Filed under Editorial Board, In Print, Opinion

We have reached our final issue of the semester and we would like to thank our readership for following us every step of the way. We had the amazing opportunity to share the hard work of our tremendous staff over the first half of Volume 105. We thank you for allowing us to also share the voices of...

Pelosi runs for Speaker of the House

Pelosi runs for Speaker of the House

Max Elkan, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

On Wednesday, Nov. 28, Democrats from the House of Representatives met in Washington, D.C. to hold a private vote for the nominations of a prospective Speaker of the House of Representatives. The Speaker will be voted on officially by all House members in January 2018 to determine who will remain in o...

AMC’s ‘Walking Dead’ show needs rebirth

AMC’s ‘Walking Dead’ show needs rebirth

Sofia Pavrone, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

Beware. Deadly spoilers inside. Six years have gone by and still you can find me in the same spot Sunday at 9 p.m. I’m curled up in bed watching “The Walking Dead.” A lot has changed since Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) first woke up in a hospital bed to discover a zombie apocalypse waiting for hi...

Hops serves excellence

Hops serves excellence

Ryan Brown, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

After finishing classes for the day, my friends and I decided it was time to go get some lunch. Having been recently reminded that I hadn’t been to Hops Burger Bar in a while, I suggested it to the group. After a unanimous approval, we piled into the car and began the quick 15 minute drive to Hops ...

‘Fantastic Beasts’ sequel falls short

‘Fantastic Beasts’ sequel falls short

Jake Ramsaur, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

The true crime of “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” was how it turned such a rhapsodic and emotional film franchise into something so soulless and convoluted. “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” is the second installment in the “Fantastic Beasts” franchise. During t...

Nintendo Switch debuts two ‘Pokémon’ titles

Nintendo Switch debuts two ‘Pokémon’ titles

Brendan Shoemaker, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

On Friday, Nov. 16, “Pokémon: Let’s Go Pikachu!” and “Pokémon: Let’s Go Eevee!” were released for the Nintendo Switch. The games are the first traditional Pokémon games from the series to be released to a home video game console, as opposed to a handheld game console, and borrow many ...

Boba House offers great vegetarian food

Boba House offers great vegetarian food

Peter Zhang, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

Boba House is a Vietnamese and Thai-inspired restaurant that caters pretty exclusively toward vegetarians. Despite not being a vegetarian, I still wanted to try the place out. One of the first issues is the lack of parking. The place is rather popular, so finding a spot is tough The décor was inte...

Staff Editorial: Finding family in the community

November 30, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

Last week, citizens across the country celebrated Thanksgiving, a holiday that centers around showing appreciation for the people that we are surrounded by. Usually, people use this day to be with family. For many college students, the luxury of being with family, either by blood or law, is taken...

JUUL should be banned

JUUL should be banned

Ashton McKenzie, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

Within the past three years, JUULing has become a phenomenon throughout the middle school, high school and college world. Though meant for adults recovering from smoking, JUUL evolved into a new habit for teens. The craze around the product has created a giant increase in teen vaping and smoking bec...