The Guilfordian

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...

News in Brief

Navya Belavadi, News Editor

November 18, 2019

Guided Discovery hosts Graduate School Fair Guilford College’s Guided Discovery hosted the school’s annual Graduate School Fair on Wednesday, Oct. 30 in Hege Library. Guilford, along with graduate programs from Elon University and UNC-Greensboro, participated in the fair. A free event, the fair...

University of Buffalo grants Bonner Center’s Mobile Oasis funding for local food research

Kathryn Hurst, Features Editor

November 6, 2019

Guilford’s Bonner Center for Community Service and Learning’s Mobile Oasis program recently announced that they have received $50,000 in funding from the University of Buffalo’s Veggie Van project. “(Mobile Oasis is a) mobile farmers market bringing local produce to local food deserts,” e...

Chances for service, advancement abound

Abigail AbantoHollans, Features Editor

January 18, 2019

Although the Guilford Edge has brought many changes to the campus and community, many of Guilford’s pre-existing programs are continuing to be prevalent. Many of these programs are aimed to help students apply their learning to real-world situations. The Bonner Center for Community Service and Learning...

Bonner Center relocated on campus

Guilford College Bonner Center Relocation

Delaney Martin, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018

Over the past summer at Guilford, there has been a reshuffling of campus facilities. Academic departments and other campus programs were moved into new spaces to help facilitate renovations and ensure the effective operations of all Guilford programs. One of the relocated departments was the Bonner Cent...

Volunteer Fair connects students to community

Guilford College Volunteer Fair

Kiran Soma, Staff Writer

September 14, 2018

“I think what we bring is freedom, and we bring humanization to people who need it, who are being discriminated against to the point that it is inhumane,” said junior Shayne Kenny, one of the Guilford coordinators for the Greensboro chapter of the Young Women’s Christian Association. “The purpose...

Guilford tackles food insecurity

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Managing Editor

April 20, 2018

A study conducted by the National Student Campaign Against Hunger and Homelessness reported that 44 percent of students cut the size of their meals or skipped meals altogether because there was not enough money. 20 percent did not eat for an entire day for the same reason. According to a report from...

All Black Everything symposium inspires attendees

All Black Everything Symposium

Fernando Jiménez, Senior Photographer

March 16, 2018

Members of the Guilford community and over 60 James B. Dudley High School students attended the All Black Everything Symposium and Africana Change Jr. Summit on Wednesday Feb. 28 at Hege Library. The event was organized by the Multicultural Education Department in collaboration with the Black Histo...