The Guilfordian

Studies show coffee may have health benefits

Annette Varghese, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print, Science & Tech

Have a cup of joe, it could save your life. Recent studies have shown that coffee may lead to long term health benefits. According to Dr. Robert H Shmerling of Harvard Health Publishing, coffee consumption is linked to decreased risk of cardiovascular disease, including heart attacks and strokes. In...

Community Service Institute training prepares community for service

Elliot Adamson, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print

This year’s makeup Community Service Institute training session aimed to demonstrate the dedication of Guilford College to promoting volunteering and serving the community. Whether through presenting information and advice or helping attendees’ communication skills, the training event served to prepare...

Munich interest meeting held in Orangerie

Zach Bradley, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print

On Jan. 30 from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m a special interest meeting was held in the Orangerie beside Binford for the Munich study abroad program. As people filed into the Orangerie, the air was filled with excited chatter as the students who studied abroad in Munich during the fall semester prepared presentations. As...

Law students share experience during dinner and discussion

Abigail AbantoHollans, Features Editor

February 8, 2019


Filed under In Print, News

On Feb. 4 from 6:30 to 8 p.m., a dinner and discussion was held in the Gilmer Room for members of the Guilford Community. This dinner and discussion focused on the experiences and advice of current and recent law students. “This is the first dinner and discussion of the spring semester,” Director...

Students look back on campus blood drive

Ethan Santana, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print

“People should donate blood because it saves lives,” said Donor Services Technician Nicole Young. “It can’t be manufactured. It can’t be duplicated, it has to come from a human. There’s no other way to get it.” On Wednesday, Jan. 16, the Community Blood Center of the Carolinas set up...

Study Abroad Fair shares opportunities with students

Study Abroad Fair shares opportunities with students

Navya Belavadi, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print

On Jan. 16 from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. the Study Abroad Fair was held in Founders Hall to present students with information about upcoming opportunities to travel around the world for educational opportunities. “We invite our people from all over the country and all over the world to come in and talk...

Students share goals for spring semester

Kiran Soma, Staff Writer

January 18, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print

For many students, the beginning of a new semester can be a time to reflect on the past and make new goals for the future. In preparation for the spring semester at Guilford College, many students have made goals that they want to accomplish and changes that they want to make. At Guilford, students have...

Chances for service, advancement abound

Abigail AbantoHollans, Features Editor

January 18, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print

Although the Guilford Edge has brought many changes to the campus and community, many of Guilford’s pre-existing programs are continuing to be prevalent. Many of these programs are aimed to help students apply their learning to real-world situations. The Bonner Center for Community Service and Learning...

Agnant shares anecdotes of Haiti, belonging

Agnant shares anecdotes of Haiti, belonging

Lana Heltzel, Executive Copy Editor

January 18, 2019


Filed under Features, In Print, Top Stories

It was 1957 when François “Papa Doc” Duvalier became the president of Haiti. After rewriting the nation’s constitution and consolidating power, exiling and executing his political opponents, Duvalier established an authoritarian family dictatorship. During his rule, an estimated 30,000 Haitians...