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Guilford Edge offers academic support

Guilford Edge offers academic support

Tyler Sehnal, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019


Filed under In Print, Opinion

If your early Guilford experience was anything like mine, academic advising was something that was highly recommended to you as a first-year or even prior to your enrollment at Guilford. However, if you are anything like me, you might have shrugged off these suggestions and thought to yourself, “I ...

Government shutdown hitting the people

Government shutdown hitting the people

Jenni Camhi, Copy Editor

January 25, 2019


Filed under In Print, Opinion

Anyone who has been watching the news this year knows that America is currently in a state of crisis. The government was partially shut down about a month ago on Dec. 22, when Congress could not come to an agreement on funding regarding Trump’s infamous campaign promise to build a border wall between...

“Bohemian Rhapsody” deserves accolades

“Bohemian Rhapsody” deserves accolades

Liam Connolly, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019


Filed under In Print, Opinion

The Golden Globes have come and gone once again, but many are unhappy with this year’s results, particularly with “Bohemian Rhapsody” winning the award for Best Motion Picture-Drama. The Freddie Mercury biopic, starring Rami Malek as the late rock legend, has been controversial since the start,...

‘Psycho,’ ‘Broken’ and more: Songs we hated most in 2018

‘Psycho,’ ‘Broken’ and more: Songs we hated most in 2018

Lana Heltzel, Executive Copy Editor

January 18, 2019


Filed under In Print, Opinion

When I look at the year of pop music in review, I like to notice the overarching, unifying themes that defined the year. 2016 was the year of EDM pop, with artists like The Chainsmokers and DJ Snake infiltrating the top 40. Meanwhile, 2017 was the year of Ed Sheeran, much to my chagrin. So, what feeling...

‘Bumblebee’ captures old school nostalgia

‘Bumblebee’ captures old school nostalgia

Liam Connolly, Staff Writer

January 18, 2019


Filed under In Print, Opinion

While many have turned their back on the “Transformers” movies as director Michael Bay continues to produce one mediocre film after another, a little spinoff called “Bumblebee” has brought light in the franchise’s darkest hour. Directed by Travis Knight and written by Christina Hodson, “Bumblebee”...

The life of a military significant other

The life of a military significant other

Mei Lander, Staff Writer & Executive Copy Editor

January 18, 2019


Filed under In Print, Opinion

Let me start by saying I have never had a relationship where adult decisions were so important. You have to think ahead while still staying realistic because you never know what could happen if your significant other is deployed. You do not get much warning when things happen. Neither of you do. He...

Staff Editorial: Goals for second half

Staff Editorial: Goals for second half

January 18, 2019


Filed under Editorial Board, In Print, Opinion

We have reached the second half of Volume 105 of The Guilfordian and the editorial board would like to reinforce our commitment to fair and accurate reporting. Each semester, we are gifted with new staff members and many writers who are diving into the journalistic style of writing for the first time....

Climate change a threat to national security

Climate change a threat to national security

Roman Raies, World and Nation Editor

January 18, 2019


Filed under In Print, Opinion

Weightlifter David Katoatau made headlines in 2016 with his joyful dance at the Rio Olympics.  After dropping his weights, he spun and waved his arms, a gleeful look of triumph on his face as the audience cheered. But Katoatau was not celebrating his sixth-place finish. His home island, Kiribati,...

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...