The Guilfordian

A loss of lore, lineage and legacy

Aaron Eisenberg, Opinion Editor

December 3, 2019

In the year of 2016 we saw a different Guilford. What was once a community bustling with the tunes of different cultures has dwindled into a more or less consolidated blob. Students could enter a campus where there seemed to be a whole lineage and legacy to enter and immerse within. Students were d...

Spanish program launches Café con Libros

Spanish program launches Café con Libros

Jake Vickers, Staff Writer

November 7, 2019

Learning a foreign language is no easy task, but the benefits are well worth the time and energy. With Spanish on the rise as one of the most spoken languages in the world, showing no signs of slowing down, it's never been a better time to get out and improve your understanding of the language and culture....

Guilford announces support of DACA

Annie Vo, Staff Writer

November 5, 2019

On Oct. 8, Guilford College and 165 other colleges gathered in an amicus brief in support of DACA, which provides protection for undocumented students. The president of Guilford College, Jane Fernandes, sent out an email to all Guilford students on Oct. 8 that detailed Guilford College’s support...

Horrors of death row in the United States

Emma English, Guest Writer

November 4, 2019

Ruben Cantu. Troy Davis. Leo Jones. These are the names of just a few of the innocent people that have been wrongly murdered through the death sentence. Their societal classifications, such as race and socioeconomic status, made them easy targets for corrupt police forces to unfairly convict and execute...

Swim team building momentum through fall

Swim team building momentum through fall

Matthew Climbingbear, Staff Writer

November 3, 2019

Guilford College’s swim team has recently started its season, already having finished two meets. The team recently finished its invitational event at the Greensboro Aquatic Center, where it placed second out of eight teams that were there. As for the other meet, the swim team went to an Old Dominion...

Former Quakers athlete Mitchell Stumpo playing pro baseball for Missoula Osprey

Former Quakers athlete Mitchell Stumpo playing pro baseball for Missoula Osprey

Carter Davis, Staff Writer

November 3, 2019

Mitchell Stumpo, a recent graduate of Guilford College, is doing big things with his continued baseball journey. He concluded the season with 10 triples, two home runs and 72 RBIs. As a pitcher, he had a record of 10-7 with a 5.29 ERA and five saves in 43 appearances. “Playing professional baseball...

Athletics Department in need of third director in three years

Trey Kawugule, Sports Editor

November 1, 2019

In the Oct. 11 issue, The Guilfordian ran a story reporting on the performance of athletic director Sue Bower. On Oct. 21, staff and faculty received an email from Guilford College president Jane Fernandes stating: “After deep consideration, Sue Bower is no longer serving in the role of athletic director...

Falling into Guilford’s three-week term

Journalism Boot Camp students

September 21, 2019

As summer started to wind down, Guilford College was alive with new energy in late August. Fall 2019 got under way on campus with a new three-week term and students in the three-week Journalism Boot Camp course took to the campus green to capture the Guilford community in motion. Students, faculty...

Guilford College Class of 2019 Commencement

Guilford College Class of 2019 Commencement

Andrew Walker, Staff Writer

May 4, 2019

On May 4, 2019, Guilford College held the graduation for the Class of 2019. The commencement speaker was Dr. Johnnetta Betsch Cole, who also received an Honorary Degree. Kristy Shammas '19 was the student speaker and Dwayne Duncan, Jr. '19 gave the welcome from the Student Body President. The Voices...