The Guilfordian

Anime classic ‘Tokyo Godfathers’ has complex characters, vibrant visuals

Anime classic 'Tokyo Godfathers' has complex characters, vibrant visuals

Francisco Montenegro, Staff Writer

April 26, 2020

In August 2019, the second anime movie directed by Satoshi Kon, “Millennium Actress,” was translated and dubbed in English by the company GKIDS. In March, the group translated his third film, “Tokyo Godfathers,” with a limited dub and sub release in theaters. I was lucky enough to make it to ...

Spring 2020 sports: the season that wasn’t

spring 2020 sports collage

Trey Kawugule and Tori Maness

April 26, 2020

The night of March 12, Guilford’s men's lacrosse team met outside of Armfield Athletic Center for a team dinner. This dinner was only hours after the team learned of the suspension of the young 2020 season.  Only team members and coaches were privy to the discussion and events of that evening, b...

Guilford, Elon arts students adjust while learning during quarantine

arts story photo

Calley Hull, Staff Writer

April 26, 2020

For most Guilford students, the COVID-19 quarantine is disappointing for several reasons. Not only does it mean being isolated from friends and professors, but it has also led to the cancellation of highly anticipated campus events, such as Serendipity and the Guilford Undergraduate Symposium. Unfortunately,...

Education project aims to build brighter future for refugee children

Susan May

Finn Conte, Staff Writer

January 6, 2020

On May 12, 2018, a fire swept through apartment G in the Summit-Cone complex, located at the busy intersection of Cone Boulevard and Summit Avenue in Greensboro. Tragically, Emmanuel and Furaha Mugabo, who came to Greensboro as refugees originally from the Democratic Republic of Congo, lost their five...

Resettling in Greensboro: Glimpses into the lives of refugees

Legacy Crossing apartments 2019

Mohamed Togol, Staff Writer

January 3, 2020

Author’s note: This project, a photo essay completed for the Fall 2019 Guilfordian Practicum course, is aimed at raising awareness about the living conditions of refugees who resettle in the Greensboro area. The photos and text included depict some of the areas that are known to refugees an...

Finding sense of place brings strength, peace, wholeness

main GP project photo-Elanna Reber

Elanna Reber, Staff Writer

December 27, 2019

“One of our biggest difficulties...is that we live so much in language and so much in a mediated world of electronic media and print media... all of which tends to distance us from our connection with the natural world. Getting to that sense beyond language is not only healthy for personal spiritual...

‘Being and Becoming’ photo exhibit examines gender inequality and navigating masculinity

Artist Chuck Egerton's self-portrait in

Jay Montague, Guest Writer

September 26, 2019

On Aug. 22, “Being and Becoming: An  inquiry with Bahá'í men into cultures of peace,” a photography exhibit by Chuck Egerton, made its U.S. debut on the Guilford College campus in Founders Hall. The exhibit is on display in the Upper Atrium of Founders Hall through Oct. 25. This photographic...

Falling into Guilford’s three-week term

Journalism Boot Camp students

September 21, 2019

As summer started to wind down, Guilford College was alive with new energy in late August. Fall 2019 got under way on campus with a new three-week term and students in the three-week Journalism Boot Camp course took to the campus green to capture the Guilford community in motion. Students, faculty...