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Bryan Series starts off with Jill and Joe Biden at the Coliseum

Bryan Series starts off with Jill and Joe Biden at the Coliseum

Mae Wood, Abigail Bekele, and Beatriz Caldas

September 22, 2017


Filed under In Print, News, Top Stories

“The greatest sin anyone can commit is the abuse of power, and the greatest abuse of power is segregation,” said Joe Biden, former Vice President of the United States, at the Greensboro Coliseum last Sunday. On Sept. 17 at 7:30 p.m., Joe Biden and his wife Jill Biden, a career educator and notable...

Antoine Williams collaborates with Renzo Ortega to create art exhibit for community

Antoine Williams collaborates with Renzo Ortega to create art exhibit for community

Tanetta Kelley, Staff Writer

September 22, 2017


Filed under Features, In Print, Top Stories

“Looking at the world from (the perspective of) a black, heterosexual, southern-raised male is the inspiration for these pieces,” said Antoine Williams about the pieces in his new collaborative art exhibit, “Two Artists | One Space.” Williams, an assistant professor for art at Guilford College,...

The best news of the summer according to Guilford students

The best news of the summer according to Guilford students

Laura Hay, Staff Writer

September 22, 2017


Filed under In Print, Top Stories, World & Nation

Several students have reportedly been avoiding local, national and international news for the past four months. “I’ve stopped paying attention to news,” said Early College senior Joseph Chang. “The news media is shifting to click-bait.” This sentiment was echoed by many students who were...

NC joins multistate lawsuit defending DACA

NC joins multistate lawsuit defending DACA

Fernando Jimenez, Managing Editor

September 15, 2017


Filed under In Print, Top Stories, World & Nation

Hundreds of protests across the nation. 20 state lawsuits. One rescinded program. President Donald Trump ordered an end to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, also known as DACA, on Tuesday, Sept. 5 through a public statement from Attorney General Jeff Sessions. “The DACA progra...

Social media gives way for effective protests in the US

Social media gives way for effective protests in the US

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Sports Editor

September 15, 2017


Filed under In Print, Opinion, Top Stories

How different would our newspapers and news networks be if Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and the other modern modes of online communication were taken away? The age of social media has given power to individuals by supplying a platform to bring light to what they may see as the issues or injustices in...

Women’s soccer starts strong with new coach

Women’s soccer starts strong with new coach

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Sports Editor

September 15, 2017


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

The Quakers women’s soccer team begins the year under a new reign by head coach Stephanie Webb in her first year at Guilford. Webb has already led the Quakers to 10 goals through only four games, thanks in part to newfound intensity from the team. “I think our intensity level has improved so much,”...

Greensboro Police Operation Arrests One Late Wednesday Night

Greensboro Police Operation Arrests One Late Wednesday Night

Kathleen Herbst and Andrew Walker

September 14, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, In Print, News, Top Stories, Web Exclusive

A Guilford College administrator confirmed that Public Safety learned of a Greensboro Police Department operation once it was in progress Wednesday evening, Sept. 13, 2017. “As stated in the emergency alerts last night, the Greensboro Police Department carried out an operation on our campus, which...

Experiences while Reporting Abroad

Experiences while Reporting Abroad

Praveena Somasundaram, Features Editor

August 9, 2017


Filed under Top Stories, Web Exclusive, World & Nation

In late June 2017, I traveled to India to do reporting as a Campus Consortium fellow of the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. Nalina was one of the women I interviewed for an article on the struggles of Indian women. I reported on the family burdens they shoulder and the opportunities that have he...