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Guilford celebrates LGBTQIA students at Lavender Graduation

Guilford celebrates LGBTQIA students at Lavender Graduation

Abigail AbantoHollans, Features Editor

April 12, 2019


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“It’s about time,” said President of Guilford College Jane Fernandes. On April 10 from 6 to 8 p.m. in Bryan Jr. Auditorium, Guilford College held its inaugural Lavender Graduation. The Lavender Graduation celebrates graduating students from both undergraduate and graduate programs who are members...

Kate Bernheimer brings fairy-tale magic with fiction reading

Aubrey Fetzer, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019


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Once upon a time, on a warm April day, a Sherwood Anderson Distinguished Visiting Writer arrived and brought with her fairy-tales for all. On April 3, Guilford College hosted author and distinguished writer Kate Bernheimer, known for her book “The Girl In The Castle Inside The Museum” and her...

Students learn cooking techniques at Teaching Kitchen session

Natalie Whitmeyer, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019


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A demonstration on how to make fried rice was held on Saturday, April 6 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. in the Binford kitchen. This demonstration was a continuation of the Teaching Kitchen series, in which students actively promote and participate in learning how to cook meals with healthy and local food. The...

Renovations continue at Guilford

Renovations continue at Guilford

Ethan Santana, Staff Writer

April 5, 2019


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Even as Guilford begins to wrap up the 2018-2019 academic year, renovations and campus-improvement projects around campus are still in full swing. From residence hall revamps to dining hall improvements to the reintroduction of a coffee shop, Guilford’s campus living spaces continue to be updated and...

Students come together for ColorFest

Students come together for ColorFest

Abigail AbantoHollans, Features Editor

April 5, 2019


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This year, Guilford College’s Serendipity is celebrating its 42nd year on campus with the theme G-Chella. The week-long series of events will cover topics ranging from art, music, comedy, fashion and student performances. One annual event that students have the opportunity to attend is ColorFest. ColorFest,...

LakeFest continues as lasting Guilford tradition

LakeFest continues as lasting Guilford tradition

Kathryn Hurst, Staff Writer

April 5, 2019


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On Saturday, March 30, from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m., Guilford and Greensboro community members gathered by the lake for Serendipity’s, or G-Chella’s, annual LakeFest. Despite the high winds and smaller turnout in comparison to past years, those who showed up seemed to enjoy their time outdoors in the warm,...

Diana Nyad to speak at next Bryan Series

Yunah Kim, News Editor

April 5, 2019


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U.S. long-distance swimmer Diana Nyad will be speaking at the last Bryan Series installment for the 2018-2019 academic year at the Greensboro Coliseum on Thursday, April 11. The main event will be held from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. A Q&A session with Guilford students, staff and faculty members will...

Students showcase talents at Wild N Out and For the Culture Step Show

Students showcase talents at Wild N Out and For the Culture Step Show

Hunter Neal, Staff Writer

April 5, 2019


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On Thursday, March 28 at 7:30 p.m., the Wild ‘n Out show was held in Dana Auditorium as part of this year’s Serendipity. Wild ‘n Out allowed students to see their peers perform in an improv and comedy show. This year’s cast members included several students and acts that performed at Wild...