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IEC to kick off 12-week with lake celebration for Latinx Heritage Month

photo for IEC story

Ellen Han, Guest Writer

September 12, 2019

The Intercultural Engagement Center (IEC) welcomed students back from the summer during its first meeting of the year on Friday, Aug. 30, where IEC staff revealed and discussed new initiatives to celebrate diversity at Guilford. Liz Torres Melendez, the Immigrant Student Coordinator at Guilford,...

Club Fair offers multitude of activities

Jenni Camhi, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019

The Guilford Club Fair took place in the lobby of Founders Hall on Wednesday, Feb. 27, from 1-3 p.m. The event offered students the opportunity to get out into their community and explore the different student organizations that are available to them. Students were able to walk around the perimeter...

Identity Card Program used to shine light on diversity

Guilford College Identity Card Project ntercultural Engagement Center

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Editor-in-Chief

January 18, 2019

According to the Guilford College website, students come to Guilford from 38 different states and 16 different countries. Furthermore, students of color make up 40 percent of the campus. Diversity is one of Guilford’s seven core values, and to epitomize this, the Intercultural Engagement Center has...

Oberti Noguera shares investing tips

Natalia Oberti Noguera Pipeline Angels

Abigail AbantoHollans, Features Editor

November 30, 2018

On Monday, Nov. 26, Natalia Oberti Noguera, founder and CEO of Pipeline Angels, spoke with members of the Guilford community from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in King Hall. This community lunch, sponsored by The Guilford College Center for Principled Problem Solving, allowed attendees to gain insight into...

Campus sees 12th annual Soy un Líder conference

Soy un Lider conference 2018

Abigail AbantoHollans, Features Editor

November 16, 2018

“I hope Soy un Lider can help high school students have enough resources to apply to a different college, or reach higher education in general,” said sophomore Daisy Arguello. “I hope Soy un Lider can bring a change in people's lives, and their dreams.” The annual Soy Un Lider conference was...

Halloween Fest encourages student unity

Students gather outside of Founders to paint pumpkins and celebrate Halloween. People came in costume and they were able to try different candy from different parts of the world. //Photo By Ezra Weiss/The Guilfordian

Abigail AbantoHollans, Features Editor

November 9, 2018

On Wednesday, Oct. 30, International Club and Hispanos Unidos de Guilford hosted Guilford’s Halloween Fest from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. The event was set up outside of Founders Hall and presented students with various Halloween-themed activities. In the spirit of Halloween, Halloween Fest gave attendees...

HUG celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

HUG banquet

Ethan Santana and Navya Belavadi

October 26, 2018

Hispanic Heritage Month is a time to for Lantinx to honor their history, accomplishments and goals, but it is also an opportunity for non-Latinx community members to show their support for the Latinx community. As part of Hispanic Heritage Month, Hispanos Unidos de Guilford held a banquet in Hege...

Guilford engages in Latinx celebration

Latinx Heritage Month HUG

Janavi Mehta, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018

In honor of Latinx Heritage Month, Dr. Krishauna Hines-Gaither held an informative presentation night on race relations and current conflicts between Haiti and the Dominican Republic. The presentations were held in the Gilmer Room on Sept. 19. Covering the topics of Black identity, history between...

“Off the Streets” brings color to Hege Library

“Off the Streets” art show

Navya Belavadi and Ethan Santana

September 14, 2018

In a typical art exhibition, impressions are everything. The goal is to make an impact on the audience, leave them yearning for more and having learned or felt something new. “Off the Streets,” created by Williamsburg, Virginia Artist, Caroline Garrett Hardy, strives to do just that, with its...