The Guilfordian

SOAN Open House

Ayesha Tahirkheli, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under Features, In Print, Top Stories

Greeted with cookies and pink lemonade, students met with Guilford faculty from the Department of Sociology and Anthropology on Wednesday, Oct. 31, about the upcoming spring semester. Professors of Sociology and Anthropology Maria Amado, Tom Guthrie, Edwins Gwako and Naadiya Hasan hosted the meeting....

Greensboro Symphony Orchestra returns to Guilford College

Greensboro Symphony Orchestra returns to Guilford College

Finn Williamson, Opinion Editor

November 2, 2018


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On Oct. 25, the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra performed at Guilford College. The event began at 7:00 p.m. in Dana Auditorium, when Southwest Guilford High School’s student orchestra opened with four pieces, starting with Concerto in G Major, composed by Antonio Vivaldi. GSO partnered with Southwest...

Football secures Senior Day victory

Football secures Senior Day victory

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

November 2, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

The Guilford College football team came away with a Senior Day upset victory over Washington and Lee University (5-2, 3-2 Old Dominion Athletic Conference) on Oct. 27. “It went great,” said redshirt senior running back De’Eric Bell. “I loved the atmosphere, I loved seeing all the fans happy,...

Community shares service experiences

Community shares service experiences

Ethan Santana, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018


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For the past 20 years at Guilford the Bonner Scholars, have dedicated thousands of hours toward serving their local communities and addressing issues such as refugee support, environmental sustainability and food security. On Saturday, Oct. 6, the Bonner Center hosted a Community Service Conference...

NBA legend Abdul-Jabbar visits Guilford

NBA legend Abdul-Jabbar visits Guilford

Finn Williamson, Opinion Editor

October 26, 2018


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For the second event of the 2018 season of the Guilford College Bryan Series, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar talked about both his basketball career and post-NBA life. The event was held at the Greensboro Coliseum on Tuesday, Oct. 23. Abdul-Jabbar is a former Hall of Fame college and professional basketball...

Volleyball ready for ODAC Tournament

Volleyball ready for ODAC Tournament

KJ Dorsey, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

The Guilford College volleyball team has positioned itself in for a spot in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference playoffs. A record of 15-9 and a 6-5 conference record has put the team in sixth in the conference. The team was on a seven-game winning streak until they lost last Saturday, Oct. 20 to Bridgewater...

HUG celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

HUG celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Ethan Santana and Navya Belavadi

October 26, 2018


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Hispanic Heritage Month is a time to for Lantinx to honor their history, accomplishments and goals, but it is also an opportunity for non-Latinx community members to show their support for the Latinx community. As part of Hispanic Heritage Month, Hispanos Unidos de Guilford held a banquet in Hege...

Open mic shares the talents of students

Open mic shares the talents of students

Anna Gamez, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018


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In the lounge of the Community Center, dozens of students were gathered for the open-mic night performances on Friday, Oct. 5. Lights were dimmed at the event, titled “Speak Your Truth,” where community members witnessed around a dozen students rapping, singing, performing spoken word poetry and...

Missiles delivered from Russia to Syria

Missiles delivered from Russia to Syria

Kiran Soma, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


Filed under In Print, Top Stories, World & Nation

On Sept. 28, the Russian government announced that the delivery of S-300 missiles to Syria had commenced. This development comes in the aftermath of a friendly-fire incident on Sept. 17, in which the Syrian militia shot down a Russian military plane, killing the fifteen people onboard. The Russian...