The Guilfordian

Turkey Day for a week, you say? Begone trifling finals!

Thanksgiving greeting, hopefully the inspiration for a great movie.

Emma Smith, Staff Writer

December 20, 2019

Let’s get down to the nitty-gritty. Was Thanksgiving break really helpful in de-stressing us students? Was a week enough time to take a step back and regain balance for our mental health? Personally, I believe that the break was necessary, but could’ve been longer. Leaving the campus for a week w...

First semester of the Edge closes and criticism rises

Guilford looks the same, but a lot is changing, for better or for worse.

Kathryn Hurst, Features Editor

December 20, 2019

This semester marked the first of Guilford’s new scheduling program: The Edge. This means that in one semester there is an intensive three-week course along with a 12-week session of multiple courses, as opposed to Guilford’s original 15-week schedule. According to the Guilford website, The Edge ...

Scheduling puts students on Edge

Paige Abbott, Staff Writer

December 20, 2019

Just imagine. An opportunity to explore topics typically ignored in the average class, to adventure to places you would never think to go or to delve more deeply into your major than you ever thought possible. A novel concept, advertising genius—the Guilford Edge sounds like the college dream. Unfor...

Launch of Guilford Edge starts school year in delightful fashion

Lucas Collazo, Staff Writer

November 11, 2019

Guilford College has undergone many changes over the past couple of months in terms of renovation, scenery and renovation. However, one of the biggest changes that this school has experienced so far is the development of the new and improved Guilford Edge. One of these changes in particular was how t...

Three-week IDS brings only sheer anxiety

Three-week IDS brings only sheer anxiety

Elanna Reber, Staff Writer

October 7, 2019

The three week course was successful for some students. In particular, students who went abroad had the opportunity to be immersed in a new space and culture while focusing on one topic. The students were able to go observe places and have hands-on experiences traveling in a foreign country. This type...

Study abroad program examines prisons

Natalie Whitmeyer, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019

A study abroad interest meeting was held for “Prisons in the U.S. and Norway” on Wednesday, Feb. 20 from 5:00 to 5:45 p.m. in King Hall. Professor of Psychology Eva McGuire and Professor of Justice and Policy Studies Sherry Giles will both be leading this trip in hopes of allowing students to gain...

2019-2020 Bryan Series speakers announced

Yunah Kim, News Editor

March 15, 2019

The Bryan Series team is preparing for the 2019-2020 speaker series season and has announced the lineup of five speakers that are scheduled to speak in the upcoming season. The announcement was made by Associate VP for Alumni and Constituent Relations Ty Buckner at the end of the last Bryan Series...

Guilford College News in Brief

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Yunah Kim, News Editor

February 15, 2019

Lunch with the Provost discusses changes and strategies On Monday, Feb. 11, Guilford students joined Provost Frank Boyd in the Atrium of Founders Hall for lunch and conversation in the cafeteria. The lunch discussion was held from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. and covered a range of topics concerning the c...

Study Abroad announces new opportunities, schedule plans

Yunah Kim, News Editor

February 8, 2019

The new study abroad opportunities being implemented with the Guilford Edge are entering the scheduling and planning phases. On Monday, Feb. 4 in King Hall B26, from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m., Professor of Sports Studies Lavon Williams and Professor of Business Management Michael Dutch hosted an interest...