The Guilfordian

Week-long power outage comes to an end

Week-long power outage comes to an end

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Editor-in-Chief

March 22, 2019

After a week of complete darkness, the power outage that took electricity from most of Venezuela is finally over according to Jorge Rodriguez, the country’s information minister, on Wednesday. Self-declared interim president Juan Guaido is a major opposition leader to disputed Venezuelan Presiden...

Students see change from theme housing to themed living communities

Students see change from theme housing to themed living communities

Lana Heltzel, Executive Copy Editor

March 22, 2019

Last semester, it was announced that Guilford’s longtime tradition of theme houses would be coming to an end. Administration has cited health and safety regulations as well as the inadequate funds to renovate the houses as the reasons The Pines, Cobb House and Pope House must permanently close their d...

Baseball swinging for conference run

Baseball swinging for conference run

Hunter Neal, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019

The Guilford College baseball team is looking to heat up as spring begins and conference play gets underway. After losing the first three games of the season, the Quakers found a groove, winning the next five games. However, after that Guilford began to struggle again. Currently the team has a 7-13 rec...

Thousands of migrants seek asylum in U.S.

Thousands of migrants seek asylum in U.S.

Roman Raies, World and Nation Editor

March 15, 2019

In February, there were more migrants who were apprehended or turned themselves in to authorities in order to apply for asylum at the U.S.-Mexico border than there have been in 12 years. A Department of Homeland Security official told CNN that there were 10,000 migrants making their way to the U.S.-Mexico...

Men’s basketball sees long playoff run

Men’s basketball sees long playoff run

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

March 15, 2019

A season that with started with a 3-4 record ended as one of the best in school history. Guilford College’s men’s basketball team finished the season in the Quarterfinals of the NCAA Tournament with a loss to the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. Junior guard Kyler Gregory scored a career-high 31 points in ...

Lederer shares printmaking process with students

Lederer shares printmaking process with students

Ethan Santana, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019

Printmaker and painter Karen Lederer, whose artwork was on display in Hege Library from Jan. 11 to Mar. 1, visited Guilford to meet with students and offer insight into her printmaking process and artistic style from Thursday, Feb. 21 to Friday, Feb. 22. Known for her highly saturated and poetic wor...

Students required to undergo online Title IX training course

Students required to undergo online Title IX training course

Zach Bradley, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019

Friday, March 1 was the deadline for all current Guilford students to complete the sexual assault prevention training course that was distributed via email to community members for completion online. Students who have not completed the training course will have a hold placed on their respective accounts...

Hot-shooting UW-Oshkosh defeats Guilford in NCAA Division III Quarterfinal

Hot-shooting UW-Oshkosh defeats Guilford in NCAA Division III Quarterfinal

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

March 9, 2019

A career-high 31 points from Kyler Gregory can't get Guilford past UW-Oshkosh in the NCAA Division III Championship Semifinals.