The Guilfordian

Brainstorm for Edge

Abigail AbantoHollans, Features Editor

November 9, 2018


Filed under In Print, News

On Thursday, Nov. 1, Guilford’s Ethical Leadership team held a community brainstorming session to discuss an upcoming Ethical Leadership program from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Gilmer Room of Founders Hall. The new program will be implemented in Fall 2019 as part of the Guilford Edge. The discussion-based...

FYE is redesigned to meet new students’ needs

FYE is redesigned to meet new students’ needs

Laura Hay, Staff Writer

September 15, 2017


Filed under In Print, News

Guilford College faculty and staff are in the process of redesigning the College’s First Year Experience and First Year Seminar programs to better reflect the ever-changing needs of Guilford students. The FYE and FYS programs are intended to orient first-year students to Guilford through exposure...

Guilford community, students do a great job at teaching social justice

Guilford community, students do a great job at teaching social justice

Beatriz Caldas, Editor-in-Chief

September 8, 2017


Filed under In Print, Opinion, Social Justice

I can definitely say that I am not the same Beatriz I was three years ago. From the moment I stepped on this campus, my opinions, thoughts and ideas have changed. Some of these changes were small, but impactful, and some were life changing. None of it would be possible or would have happened if it...

The class of 2021 worked hard before the start of the school year at Guilford

The class of 2021 worked hard before the start of the school year at Guilford

Hannah Shoemaker, News Editor

September 8, 2017


Filed under Features, In Print

370 students. 18 volunteer sites. Five hours. During Guilford College’s fourth annual Day of Service, the school logged over 1,110 service hours. All first-year Guilford students participated in the event, volunteering with their First Year Experience and First Year Seminar classes. Service projects...

First-year course can help dismantle campus racism

Clare Forrister, Staff Writer

December 5, 2014


Filed under Opinion

People fired up to protest racism in America should realize that fighting racism starts in our own communities. “(In First-Year Experience class), we haven’t really had a true talk about racism, sexism (or) anything like that,” said first-year Mara Stewart. “It’s been touched upon, but not...

Two proposals may change FYE in the coming years

Bryan Dooley, Senior Writer

April 5, 2013


Filed under News

Major changes could be on the way for Guilford’s First-Year Experience program. Members of the campus community have recently made two related proposals. The first is to change FYE 101 to PPS 101, in order to more heavily emphasize Principled Problem Solving. The second proposal is to include more...