The Guilfordian

Photojournalist shares his experience in Washington

Praveena Somasundaram, Features Editor

March 16, 2018

“My father didn’t really engage the topic of Cuba on a larger scale, but we knew that it was a special place to my dad,” said Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images News staff photographer. “And we knew that it was a country that had broken my grandmother’s heart.” Composed of first and second-generation...

Marvel’s not-so-secret superpower: diversity in comics

Marvel’s not-so-secret superpower: diversity in comics

Aubrey King, Staff Writer

November 21, 2014

You stand on the corner of a busy street. Suddenly, a stolen armored truck hurtles by, police cars in pursuit. What is this? The city’s guardian is flying above the chaos. With tights of neon and muscles of metal, the hero rockets towards the criminals. What does this person of power look like?...

News in Brief

Cate Schurz, World & Nation Editor

April 26, 2013

France On April 23, France became the 14th country to legalize gay marriage. The bill passed Parliament with a clear majority in a 331–225 vote, despite divided support and organized protesting from thousands among the French public. Lawmakers claim the first gay wedding could be as early as June....

News in Brief

Catherine Schurz, World and Nation Section Editor

April 19, 2013

WALES, UK Since November,  Wales has recorded at least 765 cases of Swansea measles, 77 of which resulted in critical hospitalization. Health officials believe the epidemic has yet to reach its peak, and governments urge the citizens of Wales and England to receive at least one dose of the vaccin...

News in Brief

Catherine Schurz, World and Nation Section Editor

March 1, 2013

SPAIN As part of Coca-Cola’s “Share Happiness” advertising campaign, the company installed ATMs that dispense free money throughout Spain. Recognizing the country is amidst a recession, Coca-Cola has attached only one stipulation to the instant funds: they must be shared.  The machine offers...