The Guilfordian

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...

African-American athletes recognized for their success

African-American athletes recognized for their success

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Managing Editor

February 2, 2018

Among the seven core values that Guilford holds is diversity, limited not only to the student body, but into athletics as well. In recognition of Black History Month, The Guilfordian will acknowledge the efforts of our African-American student-athletes and their efforts in both their academics and their...

Hector Suarez fights for his right to dream

Hector Suarez fights for his right to dream

Julia Martins de Sa, Assistant Photo Editor

January 26, 2018

Feb. 14, 1997. Guilford College’s Student Community Senate President Hector Rivera Suarez was born to loving parents in Veracruz, Mexico late at night on Valentine’s Day. Suarez lived with his parents and older sister in Veracruz for eight years. Veracruz is on the Gulf of Mexico, and every summer...

Convocation welcomes first-years to Guilford

Convocation welcomes first-years to Guilford

Fernando Jimenez, Managing Editor

September 8, 2017

In 1837, New Garden Boarding School first opened its doors with a total of 50 students and four teachers. Now known as Guilford College, the College is celebrating its 180th anniversary with approximately 2,000 students and over 100 faculty members. More than 350 first-year students attended the Openin...

Division III athletes put academics first

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-In-Chief

May 22, 2017

As a Division III school, athletes are not awarded athletic scholarships. Most are here on academic scholarships, showing off skills in the classroom as well as on the court, in the field or wherever they play their sport. For some, academics and athletics actually have a lot in common. “You...

Transport should be available for service

Transport should be available for service

Sonia McLamb, Staff Writer

September 22, 2016

In order to stand behind a cause, a community must provide the essentials for that cause. At Guilford College, emphasis is placed on community service and experiential learning, yet one of the basic essentials to achieve these things — transportation — is withheld. Without a college-provided transportation...

Alumna connects with community members

Mara Stern, Staff Writer

April 29, 2016

“I lost my dad,” said Part-Time Lecturer of Justice and Policy Studies Jada Drew ’07. “After that I was just going, going, going. I was a successful student, I did the whole Bonner thing. ... (I was ready) to leave Greensboro, to try something new, but there was always a gravitational pull....