The Guilfordian

Moore speaks about “The Other Wes Moore”

Wes Moore speech to Guilford College first-years

Finn Williamson, Senior Writer

November 17, 2017

“There are Wes Moores in every one of our communities, every one of our schools,” said Wes Moore during his presentation at Guilford on Nov. 9. Moore is the author of “The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates,” a book that all Guilford first-years were required to read as an assignment for...

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

Audrey Helfenbein ‘21 helps out at HorseFriends, one of the service sites during Guilford’s Day of Service. Each student in the first-year class participated at different sites all throughout Greensboro.// Photos by Abigail Bekele/The Guilfordian

Hannah Shoemaker, News Editor

September 8, 2017

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...

New FYS diversity proposal necessary, but not implemented

Emma Rumpl, Staff Writer

November 21, 2014

Last year, three Guilford College students and one faculty member proposed a three-day curriculum for Guilford’s First-Year Seminar program. The curriculum was designed to introduce first-year students to racism and other forms of oppression and teach them how to combat it. Since it was announced,...

Is Guilford giving enough thought to whom they grant off-campus housing?

Is Guilford giving enough thought to whom they grant off-campus housing?

Molly Schneider, Staff Writer

September 19, 2014

College: the first step taken towards true independence. Most students lived with their parents full-time before Guilford, so living on a college campus away from their support system is a big deal. But can Guilford’s campus truly satisfy every student’s needs? For those who believe Guilford’s...

Two proposals may change FYE in the coming years

Bryan Dooley, Senior Writer

April 5, 2013

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...