The Guilfordian

Report highlights treatment of faculty

Report highlights treatment of faculty

Hannah Shoemaker, News Editor

March 23, 2018

In the fall 2017 semester, 33.9 percent of Guilford courses were taught by contingent faculty, part-time or full-time faculty members who are not tenured or on the tenure track. This year, the Guilford College chapter of the American Association of University Professors chose to focus on the treatment...

Horsepower: organization changes lives one ride at a time

Horsepower: organization changes lives one ride at a time

Yunah Kim, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017

“(Watching) every child ... get on the horse becomes your favorite memory because you watch how they respond and how they come to life,” said volunteer Jan Byrd. Located in Colfax, North Carolina, Horsepower Therapeutic Learning Center is a nonprofit organization that provides therapeutic horseback...

The Henkels’ experience

Abigail AbantoHollans, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017

“Blake has been at Horsepower for about 14 years,” said Allen Henkel, whose son, Blake, takes riding classes at Horsepower. Horsepower Therapeutic Learning Center has many different programs to help individuals of all ages, both with and without disabilities, to interact with and ride horses....

BCBS fixes same-sex marriage policies

Nicole Zelniker, Staff Writter

February 7, 2014

Blue Cross Blue Shield is North Carolina’s number one health insurance provider. But last month, when BCBS systematically cancelled 20 family insurance policies of same-sex couples, its reputation took a hit. “It was wrong, and it shouldn’t have happened (this) way,” said North Carolina...