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Scary movies got you down? Check out some not-so-scary ones

Meghan Curley , Staff Writer October 22, 2021

Fall is here, complete with its signature spooks, freaks and pumpkin treats. For college students in post-quarantine, Halloween typically means scary movies and a gross amount of candy. However, if you’re...

carved halloween pumpkins

It’s the scary season!

Make it a spooky good time with costumes and in-person fun.
Lideah Shivley, Staff Writer October 22, 2021

It's spooky season, and Guilford students are ready to celebrate. Pumpkin spices, candy and scary movies are all the rage right now, and streaming platform Hulu even has its own section dedicated to Halloween...

Crochet pumpkins made by MariaJose Guerrero Hernandez

Why pumpkins?

The story behind these popular symbols of the season.
MariaJose Guerrero Hernandez, Staff Writer October 22, 2021

Pumpkins have been a big symbol of fall for decades. They've taken over everything during the season, from pumpkin carving and pies to candles and lattes. There's no escaping them. But have you ever...

Beloved Halloween attractions during COVID-19

Savannah Parks, Staff Writer October 22, 2021

In the midst of a global pandemic, the major question that we ask ourselves every day is: is it too soon to reopen the world? As Halloween approaches, is it too soon to open haunted houses, spooky trails...

Halloween costumes spark creativity within the Guilford community

Sophie Gray, Staff Writer October 30, 2020

Students often look forward to celebrating Halloween in college. While this year is unique when it comes to holidays in general, students can still have fun dressing up. Finding last-minute costumes can...

Cade Wooten’s dog Cosmo dressed up as an astronaut.

Student Halloween celebrations during the pandemic

Hannah Preston, Staff Writer October 29, 2020

It is that time of year again: spooky season has finally arrived.  This time of year involves apple cider drinking, scary movie watching and pumpkin carving. With Halloween only a few days away, students,...

Jack o’ Lantern carving tips for students

Jack o’ Lantern carving tips for students

Mads Bradley, Staff Writer October 22, 2020

Halloween is the ideal time to carve pumpkins or jack o’ lanterns. It’s a fun holiday tradition for all, but it can be tricky to get started and to carve the perfect pumpkin. Carving pumpkins takes...

Sign posted in Hege Library advertising Haunted Hege event.

Hege Library participates in Halloween celebrations

Emma Smith, Staff Writer December 2, 2019

On Thursday, Oct. 31, the Academic Commons hosted a trick or treating event to celebrate Halloween called “Haunted Hege” for students and children of the faculty in Hege Library. Costumes and candy...

Black Student Union hosts Halloween event

Tyler Patterson, Staff Writer November 6, 2019

To kick off the spooky season, events are being hosted around campus in anticipation of Halloween. Halloween is an event that happens every year, and when Guilford does it, they do it big.  One of...

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