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Turkey Day for a week, you say? Begone trifling finals!

Thanksgiving greeting, hopefully the inspiration for a great movie.

Emma Smith, Staff Writer

December 20, 2019

Let’s get down to the nitty-gritty. Was Thanksgiving break really helpful in de-stressing us students? Was a week enough time to take a step back and regain balance for our mental health? Personally, I believe that the break was necessary, but could’ve been longer. Leaving the campus for a week w...

Staff Editorial: Don’t fear finals season: the tips and tricks

Lana Heltzel, Editor-in-Chief

December 20, 2019

Let’s take a guess; your school work is really starting to pile up, isn’t it? You have this presentation due on Tuesday, but you already pulled an all-nighter to finish an essay, and you have two classes back-to-back followed by a meeting with your professor about why your last lab report looked...

Community runs final lap to summer victory

Tessa Wood, Staff Writer

April 29, 2016

Finals. A two-syllable word originating from the Latin word for end. If that’s not intimidating, what is? However, all of Guilford is creeping toward the end of the semester together. You are not alone in the struggle of finals, and you can use this commonality to your advantage With finals comesummer...

Staff Editorial: Gearing up for finals season

Staff, Editorial Board

November 15, 2013

It began as one paper. Then two. Then two and a take-home exam. Then two, a take-home exam, a set of discussion questions, 200 pages of reading, and they’re all due an hour before your test. As we near the end of the semester, the work piles on — hard. To help you survive, here is the Guilfordian...

The last leg: Finishing the semester strong after spring break

The last leg: Finishing the semester strong after spring break

Anthony Harrison, Staff Writer

April 5, 2013

Whether you’re a first-year or a senior, you’ve got a lot of work staring you in the face over the next couple of weeks. The end seems eons away, and your workload seems insurmountable. Here’s maybe the best advice anyone can give you: breathe. Now that you’ve breathed, read on. I’ve...

Making the most of the holidays

The Guilfordian editorial board, Staff Writer

December 7, 2012

Worried about how to kill time during your new, lengthy winter break? Are you terrified that boredom will swallow you whole as you yearn for the Spring semester? Dreading the clash between college freedom and parental constraints that hits when you get home? Don’t fret, Guilford! A winter break...