The Guilfordian

Academic projects shine at Pre-GUS celebration

Abigail AbantoHollans, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018

“This is a way that everybody gets to be a rock star for a day,” said Assistant Professor of Art Mark Dixon. The Guilford Undergraduate Symposium is an annual event for members of the Guilford community to share their work with others and discuss a variety of topics. In preparation for GUS, a...

Hege Library serves as host for GUS

Guilford College Undergraduate Symposium 2018

Abigail AbantoHollans, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018

Eight hours. Over 60 presentations and performances. One building. The 2018 Guilford Undergraduate Symposium, an annual event that allows Guilford students to share their academic works with the community, was held on Wednesday, April 18. The symposium was co-sponsored by Guilford Friends of the Library. For...

Student presentations cover wide variety of subjects at the Guilford Undergraduate Symposium

Abby Horn ’17, right, presents her research to Lesly Vasquez ‘18, left, at the Guilford Undergraduate Symposium on Friday, April 21, 2017 at Guilford College in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Maksym Kosachevskyy, News Editor

April 28, 2017

Fish brains, music and memory, racial and economic divide in education, biofilms and LGBTQIA representation in STEM-related fields. These are just some of the many topics covered at the 2017 Guilford College Undergraduate Symposium. On Friday, April 21, students and faculty members attended a multidisciplinary...

News in Brief

Carson Risser, Staff Writer

April 29, 2016

College website redesign According to an email that Vice President of Marketing Roger Degerman sent to students and faculty on March 2, Guilford College’s website will undergo a redesign. The College has partnered with Spark451, a design website that specializes in assisting colleges and universities...

Students to present at annual symposium

Rachel Henley, Staff Writer

April 1, 2016

From aggressive lemurs to Queen Marie of Romania, the Guilford Undergraduate Symposium features a broad range of topics. The eighth annual Guilford Undergraduate Symposium will take place on April 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. At the symposium, many Guilford College students from multiple disciplines...

Community Senate Update

Collin Gendron, Business Manager

September 25, 2015

The Senate meeting this week included discussion of the new golf club, Undergraduate Research, the Center for Principled Problem Solving and the Career Development Center. The golf club presented at Senate requesting to become a club, a resolution that passed. The golf club is looking to teach new pl...

Sixth annual Guilford Undergraduate Symposium displays student gusto

Sixth annual Guilford Undergraduate Symposium displays student gusto

Josh Ballard, Staff Writer

February 28, 2013

Only a small amount of student work is seen outside of the classroom. The Guilford Undergraduate Symposium, started in 2008, is an opportunity for students to showcase this work to a wider audience. The 6th Annual GUS occurred on Feb. 22 and featured over 100 student participants presenting over 70...

Guilford Undergraduate Symposium allows students to show off their work

Bryan Dooley, Senior Writer

February 15, 2013

The sixth annual Guilford Undergraduate Symposium will take place on Feb. 22.  This Guilford tradition provides an opportunity for students to share academic work of which they are particularly proud. In a joint email interview, Melanie Lee-Brown, associate professor of biology, and Rob Whitnell,...

A journey into the Undergraduate Symposium

A journey into the Undergraduate Symposium

Justyn Melrose, Staff Writer

March 16, 2012

Just when you thought it was safe to go to the Guilford Undergraduate Symposium, GUS 2012 arrived with more zombies, fairy tales and child-eating allegories than ever before. Described as “a perfect incubator for ideas and designs” by organizer and co-founder Melanie Lee-Brown, associate professor...