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Shopping locally: Gift ideas for students during a COVID-19 Christmas

Supporting small businesses during the holiday season is important in a COVID-19 world.
December 10, 2020

Finals are just around the corner… but so is Christmas! For many families, 2020 is the first year in which they will not be able to hold large gatherings with all their relatives or travel freely to...

‘Tis The Season for Traditions.

Anna Gamez headshot
November 30, 2018

The winter holidays are finally upon us. All around the world, people are beginning celebrate holidays such as Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Boxing Day and many others. Growing up, my favorite part of...

Finding the right time to start holiday season

November 16, 2018

You’re sitting in your favorite coffee shop intently working on a paper due tomorrow. Just as you get focused, you start to hear a faint jingling of bells broadcast over the speakers. Suddenly, you catch...

Etsuo’s Corner: celebrating the holidays

Etsuo Fujita visited New York City over break and took a picture of the Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center on Dec. 24. Photo by Etsuo Fujita/The Guilfordian
January 19, 2018

This year, I spent all of my winter break in New York with two host families. One of my host family members was an alumna of my university in Japan and an exchange student at Guilford College 30 years...

‘Tis the season to celebrate different holiday festivities

December 6, 2013

It is the most wonderful time of the year — celebrating the holidays gives Guilfordians a lot to cheer for. Many Guilfordians celebrate Christmas, but it is not the only Christian holiday coming up. “The...

Early Christmas decorations aren’t early holiday spirit

November 22, 2013

I went to Friendly Shopping Center to make a return about a week ago. The trees had already been lit up with hundreds of lights, wreaths were everywhere and inside the store were stockpiles of Christmas...

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