The Guilfordian

Kavanaugh’s confirmation fails Americans

Kavanaugh’s confirmation fails Americans

Ashton Mckenzie, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

Brett Kavanaugh was accused of sexually assaulting Dr. Christine Blasey Ford earlier this month after his Supreme Court nomination by President Donald Trump. The hearing began Thursday, Sept. 27, on Capitol Hill in the Dirksen Senate Office Building.   Kavanaugh’s career began after graduating...

#MeToo continues past hate

#MeToo continues past hate

Paris Torrence, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

In October 2017, Golden Globe-nominated actress Ashley Judd came forward with accusations of sexual misconduct against movie mogul Harvey Weinstein. In the wake of these allegations, several women came forward to express their own experiences with sexual violence and actress Alyssa Milano wrote her famous...

Quick local bites at Homeslice

Quick local bites at Homeslice

Ryan, Brown

October 26, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

It was a beautiful afternoon on the Guilford College campus. My friends and I had just finished a great game of ultimate frisbee and were looking for somewhere to eat. Someone suggested Homeslice Pizza & Subs, a local pizza joint I had heard of, but not been to before. That suggestion got a unani...

‘My Hero Academia’ delights audiences

‘My Hero Academia’ delights audiences

Jake Ramsaur, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

I hate people who do not follow movie theater etiquette. There is nothing worse than someone interrupting the middle of the movie because they have something to comment. Presumably, I should have hated the crowds for “My Hero Academia: Two Heroes.” Between the raucous laughter, the clapping afte...

Star Wars animated series gives new spin

Star Wars animated series gives new spin

Brendan Shoemaker, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

Star Wars has been a worldwide phenomenon since A New Hope was released in 1977, creating a dedicated fanbase, many popular spin-off series and merchandise sold by the truck load. Myself, as well as countless others, grew up on the Star Wars prequel films that were released in the early 2000s, reigniting...

‘Sweetener’ continues to climb charts

‘Sweetener’ continues to climb charts

Ayesha Tahirkheli, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

Ever since the 2013 release of her first studio album “Yours Truly,” Ariana Grande has made her way to the top of the charts. The singer, songwriter and actress first rose up to fame as a television personality on Nickelodeon and became a household name. Following the release of her albums “My Ev...

Mad Hatter revamps and returns to old menu

Mad Hatter revamps and returns to old menu

Amber Dubois, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

The Mad Hatter restaurant off West Friendly Avenue has returned to their original 2013 menu. This change happened over a period of two days, with the bar and grill reopening Sept. 20. The Mad Hatter was a bar and grill that had amazing food. I remember getting their PB&J burger one of the first...

Staff Editorial: Resources for responding to sexual assault

Staff Editorial: Resources for responding to sexual assault

October 5, 2018


Filed under Editorial Board, In Print, Opinion

One of the United States biggest, continuing stories has circled around the sexual assault allegations on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. The narrative contributes to the discussion surrounding victim shame or blame. In light of recent national attention on sexual assault and misconduct, the...

Letter to the editor: Library

October 5, 2018


Filed under In Print, Letter to the Editor, Opinion

Dear editor, I went to the Guilford College library a few weeks ago to check out the new tent city.  While strolling through the various exhibits on the first floor, I noticed two newly published books of interest, neither of which had I heard about before, one a psychobiography of Bob Dylan, the...