The Guilfordian

On-site service celebrates MLK

On-site service celebrates MLK

Praveena Somasundaram, Features Editor

January 19, 2018

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’” It was a question posed by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in 1957 during a speech in Montgomery, Alabama. A civil rights activist and leader, King consistently encouraged people to engage in service. Now, almost...

The class of 2021 worked hard before the start of the school year at Guilford

The class of 2021 worked hard before the start of the school year at Guilford

Hannah Shoemaker, News Editor

September 8, 2017

370 students. 18 volunteer sites. Five hours. During Guilford College’s fourth annual Day of Service, the school logged over 1,110 service hours. All first-year Guilford students participated in the event, volunteering with their First Year Experience and First Year Seminar classes. Service projects...

Students head to local sites to serve

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-In-Chief

September 2, 2016

Regardless of where Guilfordians grew up, being a member of the Guilford Community means being part of the Greensboro community. It also means being part of the community that ranks ninth in the nation for food insecurity, according to WFMY News 2. That is why, on Aug. 27, around 300 students went...

Community unites around local projects

Community unites around local projects

Nicole Zelniker, World & Nation Editor

September 18, 2015

It is 9 a.m. on a Saturday, and there are already dozens of Guilford students gathered outside Founders Hall ready to tutor, bake some cakes and get their hands dirty. On Sept. 12, the Bonner Center and the Office for Student Leadership and Engagement hosted the Guilford Day of Service. The Day...