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Track & Field team opens the new year

Track & Field team opens the new year

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

January 25, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

The Guilford College track and field team began their indoor season with the Wake Forrest Invitational at the JDL Fast Track on Jan. 19. The meet had a combination of Division I, II and III schools participating. “When you run track and field it’s not running against the person next to you or t...

Scuppernong Books hosts “Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man who would Cure the World” discussion

Scuppernong Books hosts “Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man who would Cure the World” discussion

Kathryn Hurst, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019


Filed under In Print, News, Top Stories

On Thursday, Jan. 17 at 7 p.m., Scuppernong Books in Downtown Greensboro was packed full with subscribers of the Guilford College Bryan Series. This might look strange to the passerby, but taking a closer look, each subscriber had something common in hand. They each have a copy of Pulitzer Prize winning...

Basketball cruising through ODAC play

Basketball cruising through ODAC play

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

January 25, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

The Guilford College women’s basketball team beat Ferrum College 46-27 Wednesday. The Quakers started off the game by going ahead 15-2 after one quarter. Ferrum made one-of 10 shots in the first quarter and Guilford was six-of-12. A low scoring second quarter where the teams scored a combined 12 poi...

Agnant shares anecdotes of Haiti, belonging

Agnant shares anecdotes of Haiti, belonging

Lana Heltzel, Executive Copy Editor

January 18, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print, Top Stories

It was 1957 when François “Papa Doc” Duvalier became the president of Haiti. After rewriting the nation’s constitution and consolidating power, exiling and executing his political opponents, Duvalier established an authoritarian family dictatorship. During his rule, an estimated 30,000 Haitians...

Hege-Cox Hall sees changes for new year

Hege-Cox Hall sees changes for new year

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Editor-in-Chief

January 18, 2019


Filed under In Print, News, Top Stories

Hege-Cox Hall saw big renovations in fall 2018 that have opened more learning opportunities for the Guilford College art community. Once designed to be a dorm, the building has become a full-fledged art building. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was also held for the building, where President Jane Fernandes...

Identity Card Program used to shine light on diversity

Identity Card Program used to shine light on diversity

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Editor-in-Chief

January 18, 2019


Filed under In Print, News, Top Stories

According to the Guilford College website, students come to Guilford from 38 different states and 16 different countries. Furthermore, students of color make up 40 percent of the campus. Diversity is one of Guilford’s seven core values, and to epitomize this, the Intercultural Engagement Center has...

Women’s basketball sit atop the conference

Women’s basketball sit atop the conference

Allyson Fuquay, Staff Writer

January 18, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

With more wins than losses throughout this basketball season, the Guilford College women’s basketball team has battled their way into first place in the conference. Over the winter break, the team went 3-1, defeating Meredith College (73-60), Hollins University (70-41), Shenandoah University (58-45)...

Men’s basketball moves up in ODAC

Men’s basketball moves up in ODAC

Trey Kawugule, Staff Writer

January 18, 2019


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

The Guilford College men’s basketball team began their season 3-4, but after a rocky start the team has rallied back to an 11-5 mark. Five of those wins came in the month of December and many over the winter break. “Over (break) there is no school, which allows for a lot of time for more practice....

Sophomore Asa Bell shows work ethic on and off track

Sophomore Asa Bell shows work ethic on and off track

KJ Dorsey, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

While in college, it’s hard for student-athletes to extend their time between sports, academics and social life. For the ones that can like sophomore Asa Bell being well-rounded and versatile allows him to clear hurdles on the path to success. Since 2017, Bell has been a part of Guilford’s track...