The Guilfordian

Rohingya face difficulty in Myanmar

Juliana Avery and Tibaria Alnouri

April 6, 2018

The Rohingya are an ethnic minority, the majority of which are Muslim. They primarily reside in the Rakhine state of western Myanmar. The state of Myanmar reflects the larger ethnic Burmese attitude that perceives Rohingyas as illegal Bengali settlers. However, evidence of Rohingya’s migration into...

First-year Sel Mpang becomes American citizen

First-year Sel Mpang becomes American citizen

Chris Collins, Staff Writer

February 26, 2016

The Guilfordian interviewed first-year Bonner Scholar Sel Mpang about her journey to U.S. citizenship. Mpang underwent the year-long process to finally receive her proof of citizenship on Feb. 19, during the naturalization ceremony at the district courthouse in downtown Greensboro. Guilfordian: Congratulations,...

News In Brief

Nicole Zelniker, World & Nation Editor

May 1, 2015

Napel: An earthquake in western Nepal shook the country on April 26, killing over five thousand people, injuring at least ten thousand and destroying historic landmarks in the capital, Kathmandu.  The earthquake set off an avalanche on Mount Everest, killing 17 hikers and 34 people in northern India....

UK strips 42 of citizenship

James Sharpe, Staff Writer

April 18, 2014

Government takes action in attempts to address national security threats  Over the past decade, the United Kingdom has stripped 42 Britons of their citizenship. Twenty of the 42 citizenships have been revoked in the past year.The laws set in place in the U.K. state two grounds on which citizenship c...