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Early College students show off talent

Early College students show off talent

Ethan Santana, Staff Writer

February 15, 2019

A hushed crowd of students, parents and faculty watched in awe as Early College students with a wide range of talents performed in the 11th installment of Interact Club’s annual talent show, ECG’s Got Talent. The event was held in Dana Auditorium on Friday, Feb. 9. For just five dollar admission,...

Flamini,Quakers’ women’s basketball secure ODAC

Flamini,Quakers’ women’s basketball secure ODAC

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

February 15, 2019

The Guilford women’s basketball team started the season with only winning two of their first five games, but since then have gone 17-3. The team clinched the Old Dominion Athletic Conference regular-season championship and secured the first seed for the ODAC Tournament. The Quakers lead the ODAC with...

Men’s basketball continues its momentum

Men’s basketball continues its momentum

Trey Kawugule, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019

The men’s basketball team is on a roll again. A loss against Roanoke College on Dec. 9 ended the Quakers’ seven game win streak. In response, the team started a new one. The team has rebounded from that five-point home loss to win six in a row, the most notable of which was a tight 88-82 overtime win...

Guilford baseball preps for 2019 year

Guilford baseball preps for 2019 year

Hunter Neal, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019

With the winter sports season coming to a close and spring sports season fast approaching, that means it’s time for Guilford College baseball. After finishing the 2018 season with a 20-20-1 overall record, and a 0.400 winning percentage in conference play, the Quakers look to bounce back this season a...

Lederer art exhibit displayed in Hege library

Lederer art exhibit displayed in Hege library

Kathryn Hurst, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019

The work of painter and printmaker Karen Lederer has been on exhibit at Guilford’s Art Gallery, which is located in Hege Library, since Friday, Jan. 11 and will remain on exhibit until Friday, March 1. The combined efforts of Art Gallery Curator and Director Terry Hammond, Visiting Professor for...

Guilford College kicks off Black History Month

Guilford College kicks off Black History Month

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Editor-in-Chief

February 8, 2019

On Feb. 6, Guilford College began the month with the Black History Kickoff event in Dana Auditorium that featured the North Carolina A&T State drumline and was followed by a discussion entitled “Am I Black Enough?” in King Hall. The month ahead is filled with events dedicated to Black History Month celeb...

The power of Palombo

The power of Palombo

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

February 1, 2019

On Jan.19 Tom Palombo reached 300 career wins as Guilford’s men’s basketball head coach. “Guilford is a great place,” said Palombo. “I have enjoyed my time here and feel fortunate to have coached so many great players and worked with some great coaches who have helped us build this program...

USSR’s capitalist experiment, effect

USSR’s capitalist experiment, effect

Roman Raies, World and Nation Editor

February 1, 2019

Marxist economic theory historical materialism rests on the premise that capitalism is an exploitative, even morally evil process which leads to inequality, social depravity, and the degradation of freedom. The Marxist objection to capitalism can be understood with the theory of surplus labor. In order...

Guilford community hosts dance marathon

Guilford community hosts dance marathon

Jenni Camhi, Copy Editor

February 1, 2019

On Saturday, Jan. 26, Guilford College hosted a dance marathon to raise money for the YWCA of Greensboro’s Family Shelter. The event was held in the Alumni Gym and ran across eight hours, from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. The marathon included live music performances and featured artists such as Softcore, Indigo, Y...