The Guilfordian

Campus sees 12th annual Soy un Líder conference

Campus sees 12th annual Soy un Líder conference

Abigail AbantoHollans, Features Editor

November 16, 2018


Filed under Features, In Print, Top Stories

“I hope Soy un Lider can help high school students have enough resources to apply to a different college, or reach higher education in general,” said sophomore Daisy Arguello. “I hope Soy un Lider can bring a change in people's lives, and their dreams.” The annual Soy Un Lider conference was...

Alumna debuts new book at Scuppernong

Alumna debuts new book at Scuppernong

Delaney Martin, Staff Writer

November 16, 2018


Filed under In Print, News, Top Stories

On Friday, Nov. 9, Elly Lonon ’98 launched her new book, “Amongst the Liberal Elite,” at Scuppernong Books in downtown Greensboro. The book follows characters Alex and Michael, a married couple who tours the country after the 2016 presidential elections on a mission to visit the world’s largest...

Women’s swimming seeks to build core team

Women’s swimming seeks to build core team

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

November 16, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

The Guilford College women’s swimming team has started off with two meets that have both resulted in losses. Another meet at Hampden-Sydney College was cancelled when a power outage happened. “Our first meet got cancelled because a truck hit a light pole or something and then knocked out power...

Midterm results show big victories on both sides

Midterm results show big victories on both sides

Max Elkan and Kiran Soma

November 16, 2018


Filed under In Print, Top Stories, World & Nation

On Nov. 6, citizens around Guilford County voted in the local, state and national midterm elections in order to determine the people who will be representing their voices in politics. Nationally, Republicans won a 51-46 majority over the Democrats in the Senate, with two Independent senators. In the...

Germany’s Merkel plans to steps down

Germany’s Merkel plans to steps down

Zain Hameed, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under In Print, Top Stories, World & Nation

Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel declared on Monday, Oct. 28, that she will be resigning after her term expires in 2021. “I have the feeling it is time to open a new chapter,” Merkel told reporters. Along with her resignation after 13 years of Chancellorship in 2021, Merkel announced that...

Midnight Madness rallies campus

Midnight Madness rallies campus

Abigail Bekele, Managing Editor

November 9, 2018


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On Tuesday, Nov. 6, CAB, GSBA and the OSLE interns hosted Midnight Madness which was held in the Ragan-Brown Field House. There were performances by the Gamma Gamma Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc., the Bennett College Cheerleaders and DJ Luke Nasty. DJ Lil’ Vegas and the 102 Jamz crew entertained...

Halloween Fest encourages student unity

Halloween Fest encourages student unity

Abigail AbantoHollans, Features Editor

November 9, 2018


Filed under Features, In Print, Top Stories

On Wednesday, Oct. 30, International Club and Hispanos Unidos de Guilford hosted Guilford’s Halloween Fest from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. The event was set up outside of Founders Hall and presented students with various Halloween-themed activities. In the spirit of Halloween, Halloween Fest gave attendees...

Art Gallery highlights Monique Lallier’s work

Art Gallery highlights Monique Lallier’s work

Ethan Santana, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under In Print, News, Top Stories

Art Curator Terry Hammond hosted an art gallery reception in the Hege Library Atrium for world-renowned bookbinder Monique Lallier on Friday, Nov. 2. Guilford’s Art Gallery will be showcasing over 45 years of Lallier’s bookbinding designs, thanks to the efforts of Guilford benefactors Daniel and Beth Mo...

Coach Flamini looks to guide young core

Coach Flamini looks to guide young core

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

November 9, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

This season, the Guilford College women’s basketball team only has one senior and most of the team is first-years or sophomores. The team brings back two starters and eight student-athletes overall. “We’re really young this year,” said junior forward Miracle Walters. “I think we have a lot...