The Guilfordian

Julia Gillard talks experiences as a woman in politics at Bryan Series

Julia Gillard talks experiences as a woman in politics at Bryan Series

Finn Williamson, Opinion Editor

November 28, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, Web Exclusive

For the third installment of the 2018-2019 season of the Bryan Series, Former Deputy Prime Minister and Prime Minister of Australia Julia Gillard came to speak with the Guilford and Greensboro community. Gillard was elected to prime minister in 2010 and became the first female to ever hold that position. “She...

Fashion Column

Fashion Column

Jasmin Whitsett, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Web Exclusive

Last month, Nike surprised us all by featuring Colin Kaepernick as the face of their 30th anniversary campaign. Kaepernick sparked national debate in 2016 when he took a stand against oppression by kneeling during the national anthem before a NFL game. He was calling attention to racial injustice and social...

Becca Stevens talks Thistle Farms with Guilford community

Jake Ramsaur, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


Filed under News, Web Exclusive

As the first part of Guilford’s speaker series on women and economic development, on Monday, Oct. 1, Founder and President of Thistle Farms Becca Stevens discussed with the Guilford community the impacts of and secrets behind Thistle Farms. “Love heals,” is the motto of Thistle Farms, a justice...

Tsunami hits Indonesia

Jenni Camhi, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Web Exclusive, World & Nation

A Friday morning begins. Locals are on alert after experiencing an earthquake and aftershocks in their immediate area and seeing a tsunami warning. Half an hour after its issuance though, the warning is called off and disappears. People, thinking the danger is over, get in their cars to go for a drive...

All-student Edge meeting brings attention to issue of transparency

All-student Edge meeting brings attention to issue of transparency

Janavi Metha and Zain Hameed

October 29, 2018


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A mandatory all-student meeting regarding the Guilford Edge was held in Dana Auditorium on Wednesday, Oct. 3 to address student questions and concerns about the new academic curriculum being implemented. The session started with a discussion about the Edge system, followed up by a Q&A session with...

Guilford College students excited for Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Bryan Series event

Amber Dubois, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018


Filed under News, Web Exclusive

NBA legend, NY Times best-selling author, and activist are just a few things that describe the second Bryan Series speaker of the academic year. The 7-foot-2-inch NBA all-time leading scorer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar spoke at the Greensboro Coliseum on Tuesday, Oct. 23. Speakers for the Bryan Series are...

Research shows how roller coasters may help pass kidney stones

Ashton Mckenzie, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018


Filed under Web Exclusive, World & Nation

Famous Disney World roller coaster, Big Thunder Mountain, made headlines on Sept. 14 after a study was done linking the ride to the passing of kidney stones. The study won the Ig Nobel Prize awarded to ten notable scientific achievements every autumn. Research began several years ago when a patient...

Football falls to D-I FCS Davidson in shootout

Football falls to D-I FCS Davidson in shootout

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

September 14, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Web Exclusive

Guilford College lost to NCAA Division I-FCS Davidson College, 91-61, on Thursday, Sept. 13. Davidson's offense put up 964 offensive yards, including 685 rushing yards and scored 13 touchdowns, all school records. Guilford scored the first touchdown of the game on a 30-yard pass from sophomore qua...

Guilford College outsources housekeeping management

Guilford College outsources housekeeping management

Finn Williamson and Andrew Walker

May 4, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, Web Exclusive

Starting in May, Guilford College will be outsourcing the management of its housekeeping staff, though the College will retain the same housekeeping employees. “In terms of the organization of it, what we’re doing is contracting it out, and all of the individuals that work for us will just be remai...