The Guilfordian

Staff Editorial: Make sure your vote counts

October 8, 2020

*The Guilfordian does not endorse any political party or political candidate. The 2020 election has officially already begun. In many states, voters are flocking to early voting sites in record numbers. The term “unprecedented times” has possibly been used more over the past couple of months...

‘TikTok here to stay’

TikTok, the center of the controversial ban, may represent more than a social media app.

Lideah Shivley, Staff Writer

October 1, 2020

TikTok is climbing the ranks to becoming the most popular app in the world. The app’s focus is primarily on sharing content that typically lasts less than a minute, such as short videos of people singing and dancing. Some may assume that the video length would leave users unsatisfied, but TikTok...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies at 87

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Mads Bradley, Staff Writer

October 1, 2020

  On Friday, Sept. 18, Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed away in her home at the age of 87 due to complications of metastatic pancreatic cancer. Throughout her years on the Supreme Court, she earned the nickname of the “Notorious RBG” due to her constant fight for equality. ...

Bonner Scholars work to turn around low voter engagement among Guilford College students

Bonner Scholars work to turn around low voter engagement among Guilford College students

Avi Kumar, Staff Writer

October 1, 2020

    The voter engagement at Guilford College is low, and the Bonner Scholars program wants to do something about it. In one of a series of attempts to get more students at Guilford College to go out and vote, the Bonner Scholars program hosted several registration stations arou...

The election debacle: Will Joe Biden become president of the United States?

Freddie Stultz

Freddie Stultz, Staff Writer

October 1, 2020

The former 47th vice president of the United States of America and Democratic presidential candidate for the 2020 November presidential election, Joseph Biden, was seen on Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020 in Florida at one of his first political campaigns. During said campaign, Biden decided to play ten seconds...

More than just a page in the textbooks: Trump will leave his mark

More than just a page in the textbooks: Trump will leave his mark

Lucas Collazo, Staff Writer

October 12, 2019

It’s no secret that our current president of the United States, Donald Trump, has made a real spectacle of himself. Some believe that Trump has some good intentions for what he’s doing and continue to support him, while others felt angered and disturbed with his unnerving words. But lately, word has go...

Trump’s possible impeachment causes alarm

US President Donald Trump shakes hands with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York on September 25. 2019. // Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

Emma Smith, Staff Writer

October 12, 2019

In the world of politics, U.S. President Donald Trump has been called into question for an impeachment inquiry due to his involvement in a phone call with the Ukrainian president, Volodymyr Zelensky, about the investigation of Joe Biden’s son. Students at Guilford weighed in on the situation, discussing ...