The Guilfordian

Staff Editorial: Staff thanks audience

Staff Editorial: Staff thanks audience

December 7, 2018

We have reached our final issue of the semester and we would like to thank our readership for following us every step of the way. We had the amazing opportunity to share the hard work of our tremendous staff over the first half of Volume 105. We thank you for allowing us to also share the voices of...

U.N. report outlines growth of ‘femicide’

DaeQuan Cancio-Fitzgerald, Editor-in-Chief

December 7, 2018

On Nov. 25, the U.N.’s Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) released a report noting that of the 87,000 recorded female homicide cases in 2017, 58 percent, or around 50,000, were committed by an intimate partner or family member of the victim. The study was released in conjunction with the International...

Staff Editorial: Finding family in the community

November 30, 2018

Last week, citizens across the country celebrated Thanksgiving, a holiday that centers around showing appreciation for the people that we are surrounded by. Usually, people use this day to be with family. For many college students, the luxury of being with family, either by blood or law, is taken...

Students spend break visiting family, traveling

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Abigail Abantohollans, Staff Writer

January 19, 2018

After months of hard work, Guilford students, faculty and staff had the chance to relax during their winter break. Guilford’s winter break occurred from the day final exams ended on Dec. 15, 2017, to the first day of the spring semester on Jan. 8, 2018. But during this time, how exactly did the Guilford...

Quakers name Charlotte Dixon new coach for the women’s lacrosse team this season

The Guilford College women’s Lacrosse team poses for a group portrait./Photo courtesy of Guilford College Athletics

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Sports Editor

September 29, 2017

Former assistant women’s lacrosse coach Charlotte Dixon was recently named this year’s interim head coach of the Quakers. Dixon replaces Sarah Lamphier, who accepted an offer to be an assistant coach at NCAA Division II Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania. The Guilfordian spoke with Dixon about...

Women’s rugby team works through rain, shine

The prom dress match held during Serendipity exemplifies the camaraderie and spirit found on the women’s rugby team throughout the year.

Carson Risser, Staff Writer

April 8, 2016

“I did musical theater in high school, and then when I got to college I was like, I am 500 miles from home, and I don’t know what I’m doing,” said junior Taryn McFadden, president of the Guilford College women’s rugby team. “Let me do something that’s really out of my bubble and play the...

Rain or shine, Homecoming combines alum, family, food and fun

Rain or shine, Homecoming combines alum, family, food and fun

Emily Currie and Kate Gibson, Staff Writer and Features Editor

October 5, 2012

Food, music, sports games and chatter filled the campus Sept. 27 – 30, but all of the hubbub had one thing in common: community. This year, Homecoming and Family Weekend 2012 brought students, faculty, staff, alumni, families and the community together. “I think that what the campus is trying...