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Women’s strike success in GSO, nationally

Supporters and allies of the Black Lives Matter movement collect money for queer and trans women of color during the “A Day
Without Women” protest that took place on Wednesday, March 8, in Greensboro, North Carolina. // Photo courtesy of Valeria Sosa

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-in-Chief

April 2, 2017

The streets of New York flood with women and femmes. Businesses shut down for the day. Schools closed in places like Maryland and North Carolina. It is March 8, International Women’s Day, and women are taking part in “A Day Without a Woman” strike. “I think it’s always an important day,...

Pop culture continues political trends

Pop culture continues political trends

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-in-Chief

March 10, 2017

From the first Muslim man to receive an Oscar, to the first movie about a queer character winning best picture, the 89th Academy Awards was full of firsts. Nominations this year included “Moonlight,” about a gay black man, “Hidden Figures,” about three black women who worked for NASA, and...

Big Something brings big groove to Greensboro

In celebration of their new album, BIG Something performs their new songs at The Blind Tiger this past Friday, Feb. 24, in Greensboro, N.C.

Carson Risser, Staff Writer

March 3, 2017

Last Friday in Greensboro, bar and music venue The Blind Tiger was packed for the first of a two-night album release show. The band: North Carolina’s funk sextet BIG Something. The Blind Tiger’s usual arrangement of chairs and tables was uncluttered to provide a dance floor. Red lights flashed off...

Students take advantage of final J term

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-in-Chief

February 9, 2017

From Europe to Asia, Guilford College students spent January term all over the world. “It was fantastic in so many ways,” said senior Hannah Brewer-Jensen, who spent January term in Germany taking a course called “Alp Dreams” with Chair and Professor of Foreign Languages David Limburg. “I...