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Guilford College Class of 2019 Commencement

Guilford College Class of 2019 Commencement

Andrew Walker, Staff Writer

May 4, 2019

On May 4, 2019, Guilford College held the graduation for the Class of 2019. The commencement speaker was Dr. Johnnetta Betsch Cole, who also received an Honorary Degree. Kristy Shammas '19 was the student speaker and Dwayne Duncan, Jr. '19 gave the welcome from the Student Body President. The Voices...

Growing season on Guilford College Farm

Growing season on Guilford College Farm

Mei Lander, Staff Writer

May 3, 2019

The Guilford College Farm is home to healthy foods served in the cafeteria, including kale, lettuce and beets.  It’s also a place where a wide range of students are able to experience growing and maintaining fruits and veggies for the College. Once the food is harvested, it is washed, weighed and...

HUG wins awards at Latinx student conference

HUG wins awards at Latinx student conference

Sarah Taylor, Staff Writer

May 3, 2019

As Guilford’s 2018-19 school year was coming to end, Hispanos Unidos de Guilford  (HUG) members were celebrating two awards the club received at the 2019 Southeastern LatinX Student Leadership Conference (SL-SLC), held April 12-14 at Western Carolina University (WCU) in Cullowhee, North Carolina. HUG...

Diana Nyad closes 2018-2019 Guilford College Bryan Series season

Diana Nyad closes 2018-2019 Guilford College Bryan Series season

Yunah Kim, News Editor

May 3, 2019

On Thursday, April 11, journalist and now-retired long-distance swimmer Diana Nyad spoke to the Guilford and Greensboro community at the Greensboro Coliseum, closing the 2018-2019 Bryan Series season. President Jane Fernandes opened the final installment of the season reflecting on the year’s speakers...

Rachel’s Rose Cottage coffee shop opens on Guilford College

Rachel’s Rose Cottage coffee shop opens on Guilford College

Navya Belavadi and Kiran Soma

May 2, 2019

Rain did not hamper the heartfelt celebration of both a new establishment at Guilford and the memory of an adored loved one. On Friday April 12, four generations of the Farlow-Taylor family gathered for the dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony of Rachel’s Rose Cottage. A new coffee shop and hub...

Sensory Deprivation as stress management

Sensory Deprivation as stress management

Liam Connolly, Staff Writer

April 24, 2019

According to a 2008 survey conducted by the Associated Press, eight in 10 average college students experience some level of stress during a typical semester. Whether the stressors are exams, sports or relationships, it’s easy to see that many could benefit from some new stress management techniques....

Hot-shooting UW-Oshkosh defeats Guilford in NCAA Division III Quarterfinal

Hot-shooting UW-Oshkosh defeats Guilford in NCAA Division III Quarterfinal

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

March 9, 2019

A career-high 31 points from Kyler Gregory can't get Guilford past UW-Oshkosh in the NCAA Division III Championship Semifinals.

Preview: Guilford faces UW-Oshkosh in NCAA Division III Championship Quarterfinals

Preview: Guilford faces UW-Oshkosh in NCAA Division III Championship Quarterfinals

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

March 9, 2019

Tonight, Guilford College faces the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Division III Men’s Basketball Championship.

Men’s basketball advances to NCAA Division III Quarterfinals with upset over #13 St. Thomas

Men’s basketball advances to NCAA Division III Quarterfinals with upset over #13 St. Thomas

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

March 8, 2019

Guilford College men’s basketball upset the No.13-ranked University of St. Thomas (Minn.) in the Third Round of the NCAA Division III Championship, 80-73. Junior forward Kyler Gregory scored 25 points and had 11 rebounds for his 10th double-double of the season to lead Guilford. Senior forward...