The Guilfordian

Staff Editorial: Make your voice heard — save Guilford

November 19, 2020

This year we have faced difficult truths: the COVID-19 pandemic will not end as soon as we expected, the climate crisis is worsening, political uncertainty fuels animosity and Guilford College is changing,...

Cover: Volume 107, Issue 8

Cover: Volume 107, Issue 8
November 19, 2020

Curing student mental burnouts: self care beyond facemasks

A student taking a nap to exercise self care and deal with the stress of school work.
November 19, 2020

Imagine early November in a pre-pandemic world: the sweet, pumpkin-spice period between Halloween and Thanksgiving. Neighborhoods reluctantly take down their spooky decorations as the leaves lose their...

Roast or be roasted: students share Thanksgiving break plans


An example of Friendsgiving, when a group of friends celebrates Thanksgiving together.
November 19, 2020

Some family traditions are deeply rooted and honored every year at Thanksgiving, while others change because of new members or different families mingling together. Students can discover new Thanksgiving...

“Ghostrunner” excels at cyber-ninja immersion

A promotional photo for “Ghostrunner,” a cyberpunk action video game released in 2020 .
November 19, 2020

With so many amazing games coming down the pipeline, there are bound to be a few hidden gems overlooked by casual gamers. One such gem is “Ghostrunner,” a fast-paced first-person slasher set in a dystopian...

End of election anxiety

Marchers hold letters up that spell out “Count Every Vote” as they make their way across an overpass in Portland, Ore., Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020, following Tuesday's election.
November 19, 2020

This was the first presidential election in which I was eligible to vote, and I can say with certainty that I will never forget it. Tuesday, Nov. 3 to Saturday, Nov. 6 were the most anxiety-inducing and...

Will Kamala Harris be the first female president in 2024?

President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris stand together.
November 19, 2020

Kamala Harris has broken barriers throughout her career, and in winning this election with Biden, I think she can overcome another obstacle. Whether it is in 2024 or 2028, I see a path for a female president....

A look inside Stress Less Week

A poster describing events for Active Minds’ Stress Less Week .
November 19, 2020

It’s been a rough past few weeks for everyone, Guilfordians included. The Active Minds Club here at Guilford College recognized that, and so the advertisements for the Stress Less Week were sent out...

Facebook group of alumni aims to “Save Guilford”

November 19, 2020

20 Guilford College faculty have been cut, including 15 tenured professors, according to Fox 8 News.   20 majors have been cut from Guilford College as well, according to the Instagram page “Students...

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