The Guilfordian

Softball starter passes on Division I to shine at Guilford

Softball starter passes on Division I to shine at Guilford

Aaron Hall, Staff Writer

April 2, 2012


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Dedicated. Competitive. Fearless. These are just a few of the adjectives used to describe sophomore Ashley Boteler, Guilford’s number two starting pitcher. Affectionately called “Boat, Powerboat, or Speedboat” by her teammates, Ashley’s easy smile and laid-back personality are little...

Behind the Scenes: “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

Behind the Scenes: “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

Meredith Brown, Executive Print Copy Editor

March 30, 2012


Filed under Features, Top Stories

What better way to welcome warm weather than with a production of Shakespeare’s seminal “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”? This year’s spring play will be anything but ordinary. “This is the first time Guilford has done Shakespeare since I've been here,” said junior Puja Tolton in an email...

Guilford Art Gallery celebrates David Newton

Guilford Art Gallery celebrates David Newton

Aaron Hall, Staff Writer

March 23, 2012


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Former art professor David Newton, who passed away last spring, had a quote on his wall that summed him up. “The pursuit of goodness leads to greatness, but the pursuit of greatness leads to ruin. So pursue goodness and you will achieve greatness.” Newton did achieve greatness in the hearts...

EcoRooms Initiative combines energy consciousness and business

EcoRooms Initiative combines energy consciousness and business

Izak Shapiro, Guest Writer

March 16, 2012


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For some of us, Guilford’s green initiative remains invisible. Others of us can point to the visible things around campus — the solar panels, the compost bins, the new light bulbs, the farm — that stimulate pride in our school’s energy initiative. But some students work to make our school’s...

A journey into the Undergraduate Symposium

A journey into the Undergraduate Symposium

Justyn Melrose, Staff Writer

March 16, 2012


Filed under News, Top Stories

Just when you thought it was safe to go to the Guilford Undergraduate Symposium, GUS 2012 arrived with more zombies, fairy tales and child-eating allegories than ever before. Described as “a perfect incubator for ideas and designs” by organizer and co-founder Melanie Lee-Brown, associate professor...