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Scuppernong Books hosts “Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man who would Cure the World” discussion

Scuppernong Books hosts “Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man who would Cure the World” discussion

Kathryn Hurst, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019


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On Thursday, Jan. 17 at 7 p.m., Scuppernong Books in Downtown Greensboro was packed full with subscribers of the Guilford College Bryan Series. This might look strange to the passerby, but taking a closer look, each subscriber had something common in hand. They each have a copy of Pulitzer Prize winning...

Axelrod, Rove to debut 2018 Bryan Series

Axelrod, Rove to debut 2018 Bryan Series

Finn Williamson, Assistant Web Editor

September 7, 2018


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Editor's Note: The Bryan Series event has been postponed until October 1 because of Hurricane Florence.  Kicking off the Guilford College Bryan Series will be the duo of David Axelrod and Karl Rove. The event will be held on Sept. 13 at 7 p.m. at the Greensboro Coliseum. Both speakers are successf...

Stanton discusses HONY roots, storytelling

Praveena Somasundaram, Features Editor

April 13, 2018


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Seven years. 10,000 portraits. Photographer Brandon Stanton has traveled the world with the goal of capturing 10,000 portraits. The “Humans of New York” founder spoke about his experience and answered questions with students in a session on Tuesday, April 10, in the East Gallery of Founders Hall. Starting...

Journalist Ted Koppel leads talk at Bryan Series

Journalist Ted Koppel leads talk at Bryan Series

Finn Williamson, Senior Writer

February 23, 2018


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Telling jokes, personal stories and hard truths, broadcast journalist and author Ted Koppel spoke to the audience of the Guilford Bryan Series on Feb. 20 at the Greensboro Coliseum. “Ted is one of the most trusted and revered voices on current events and issues of global importance,” said President...

Koppel looks to make mark on Bryan series

Koppel looks to make mark on Bryan series

Finn Williamson, Senior Writer

February 16, 2018


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“I don’t remember a time in my life where I didn’t want to be a reporter,” said broadcast journalist and author Ted Koppel in a phone interview with The Guilfordian. Koppel will be speaking as part of the Guilford College Bryan Series on Feb. 20 at the Greensboro Coliseum. Koppel has been...

Leslie Odom Jr. sets up third Bryan Series to be a hit

Leslie Odom Jr. sets up third Bryan Series to be a hit

Finn Williamson, Senior Writer

November 10, 2017


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Leslie Odom Jr.’s career exploded in 2015 when Hamilton premiered on Broadway. Combining a traditional Broadway atmosphere with hip-hop songs and a historical storyline, the show gained a massive following and won 11 Tony Awards in 2016. Odom Jr. carved out his own piece of this spotlight starring...

Bryan Series starts off with Jill and Joe Biden at the Coliseum

Bryan Series starts off with Jill and Joe Biden at the Coliseum

Mae Wood, Abigail Bekele, and Beatriz Caldas

September 22, 2017


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“The greatest sin anyone can commit is the abuse of power, and the greatest abuse of power is segregation,” said Joe Biden, former Vice President of the United States, at the Greensboro Coliseum last Sunday. On Sept. 17 at 7:30 p.m., Joe Biden and his wife Jill Biden, a career educator and n...

Neil deGrasse Tyson talks science literacy

Neil deGrasse Tyson talks science literacy

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-in-Chief

February 9, 2017


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For a man who has spent his life studying the stars, Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Bryan Series event was incredibly down-to-earth. “This is the first time I’ve ever given a talk in a place that has skyboxes,” Tyson joked at the beginning of his talk. “Send me a beer if you get one.” Tyson,...

Famous violinist to speak, perform in Bryan Series

Kinsey Davis, Staff Writer

February 7, 2014


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Four Emmys. Fifteen Grammys. A Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award for excellence in the performing arts. A Medal of Liberty from President Reagan. A National Medal of Arts from President Clinton. Their owner is Itzhak Perlman, renowned Israeli violinist, who is coming to Greensboro to speak...