The Guilfordian

Becca Stevens talks Thistle Farms with Guilford community

Jake Ramsaur, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

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

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

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Janavi Metha and Zain Hameed

October 29, 2018

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

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

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

Guilford College Davidson College Football Record Setting Game

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

September 14, 2018

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

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Finn Williamson and Andrew Walker

May 4, 2018

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...

Soaring to New Heights with “The Summer King”

Soaring to New Heights with

Patrick Cassidy, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018

Looking for something that will bring your imagination to new heights? Try “Song of the Summer King,” by Jess E. Owen. Imagine a world with animals. Not just the ones we know of and see in the zoo such as lions, but creatures of legend such as griffins as if they existed together for years. Owen...

Art exhibit celebrates Ebony Fashion Fair history

Tanetta Kelley, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017

“When I first heard about the Ebony Fashion Fair exhibit being held at the North Carolina Museum of Art, right here in my backyard in Raleigh, I thought it was a dream,” said Mary Thompson, an exhibit attendee. “I actually went to one of the shows as a child, a birthday surprise from my parents. “So...