The Guilfordian

Reactionary bomb-prevention strategies are not the solution

May 10, 2013

The reaction is nearly routine: tragedy strikes, America responds with angry harrumphs and rhubarb, then we slowly forget and return to our lives. Sometimes these harrumphs address a clear and present danger and are well deserved; sometimes they’re just rhubarb. In the wake of the Boston Marathon...

Brief updates on tragedies domestic and abroad

Katy Andrews and Anthony Harrison, Staff Writers

May 3, 2013

Boston terrorized by violence On April 15, the Boston Marathon 2013 was interrupted by two separate bombings at the finish line. The attacks, allegedly orchestrated by brothers Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev, left three dead and more than 280 injured. On April 18, the brothers also engaged in a s...

Boston bombings: Update from the alumni at the scene

Bryan Dooley, Catherine Schurz, and Rebecca Gibian

April 19, 2013

On Mon. April 15, two bombs exploded at the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Three people were killed and at least 183 were injured.   Quick Facts (Obtained from CNN) – The Boston Marathon is the oldest and one of the largest races in the world. This was the 117th marathon. – 26,839...