The Guilfordian

Loyal, brave, but untrue: Why Mulan (2020) is not ‘Empowering’

Habin Hwang, Staff Writer

October 1, 2020

I was eight the first time it happened. Torn from a district with a large Asian student body and thrown into halls where I was one of few people of color in my class, I felt the eyes glued to me as I walked the halls of my new white, conservative elementary school in my discount size three sneakers that...

International Club to celebrate Lunar New Year with Asian Night

Ethan Santana, Managing and Photo Editor

April 7, 2020

  Whether a celebration of rebirth, reunion, honor, or tradition, Lunar New Year has been a fundamental holiday in Chinese and Taiwanese culture for thousands of years, marking the beginning of a new year on the traditional Chinese Lunar Calendar. For 2020, Lunar New Year, also referred to ...

Community comes together for Chinese New Year

Junior Risa Suzuki shows attendees how to write traditional Chinese characters on parchment during the Chinese New Year celebration.// Photo by Christopher Perez/The Guilfordian

Hannah Shoemaker, News Editor

February 23, 2018

Red decorations lined the walls of the Leak Room of Duke Hall for Guilford’s Chinese New Year celebration. “Red in Chinese is (a) really lucky color,” said sophomore Xinxin Zhou, who taught attendees how to make dumplings and performed poetry during the event. “It can bring you lots of good...