The Guilfordian

Students share insights at poetry slam

Students share insights at poetry slam

December 1, 2017

A crowd of students gathered in chairs, on pillows and along the wall. A podium stood at the front of the room made of three stacked crates. 10 students prepared to recite and perform their poetry at the Greenleaf Coffee Co-op’s annual poetry slam on Friday, Nov. 17. All of the poets performed two...

Letter to the Editor

September 29, 2017

As the previous ICC chair for Guilford’s Community Senate, I worked hand in hand with all 50 clubs that Guilford has to offer to the community. I took attendance at every Senate meeting and at every ICC meeting. I set high standards for the clubs to meet because I wanted to see the community grow and...

Poetry event brings our creativity on campus

Poetry event brings our creativity on campus

Hannah Shoemaker, Staff Writer

December 2, 2016

Audience members were encouraged to snap instead of clap at the second poetry slam hosted by Guilford College’s Greenleaf Coffee co-op on Friday, Nov. 18 in Milner Hall. “For poetry slams, just do snaps,” said junior and Events Clerk for the Greenleaf Emma Ross. “You can do snaps even while...

Four students to be published in national anthology for undergraduate work

Maile Munro, Staff Writer

February 7, 2014

“A spider-web pattern, they call it, when tempered/glass cracks this way, not breaking all the way through but/broken just the same, useless now. A spider spends — how long?/ an hour, a lifetime? — literally hanging its life on a thread. A broom/handle in the hand of a bored schoolboy brings down...