The Guilfordian

A liberal arts degree: for the Jack-of-all-trades

Emma Smith, Staff Writer

October 8, 2020

While studying at Guilford, students pursuing a liberal arts degree may ponder the ways in which a liberal arts education can actually be useful after graduation or even before then. They may question if this degree can help build a career, or wonder what skills can be acquired in pursuing liberal arts. With...

Changes made to Study Abroad

Navya Belavadi, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018

“New study away courses that represent a range of academic interests and opportunities for students and faculty to collaboratively learn together in unique and distinct ways,” read an email sent to Guilford students from the Provost’s Office. This is what Guilford’s faculty projects to offer...

Students take advantage of final J term

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-in-Chief

February 9, 2017

From Europe to Asia, Guilford College students spent January term all over the world. “It was fantastic in so many ways,” said senior Hannah Brewer-Jensen, who spent January term in Germany taking a course called “Alp Dreams” with Chair and Professor of Foreign Languages David Limburg. “I...

W. Scott Poole excites, informs students campus

Sonia McLamb, Staff Writer

September 30, 2016

On Sept 24. spirits were high in the Carnegie Room of Hege Library when W. Scott Poole, professor of history at the College of Charleston, spoke about the work of H.P. Lovecraft and his influence on the world. Many people excited about both Lovecraft and the horror genre attended the event, interested...

Clown sightings terrify the United States

Clown sightings terrify the United States

Beatriz Caldas, Managing Editor

September 22, 2016

Since the beginning of their existence, clowns have been the source of many children’s as well as some adults’ nightmares. To some people, just the thought of a man wearing a red, curly wig, lots of white powder and an insanely big red smile is enough to make them go back to their five-year-old self. However,...

Guilford goes apocalyptic with zombie FYS

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-In-Chief

September 2, 2016

On Aug. 27, I walked into King 123 expecting to interview the First Year Experience class about zombies. Instead, I was sworn to secrecy, covered in fake blood and helped force 17 first-year students into a “safe house” upstairs. “The first-year students who are in Heather Hayton’s (FYS) are...



Laura Hay, Staff Writer

March 29, 2013

Disclaimer: This story is a part of our April Fool's edition, The Goofordian. This story was created by Guilfordian staff and is not based in fact. The zombies are coming, and Associate Professor of English Heather Hayton may be our best hope for survival. An attack by the undead on November 5, 2011 ...

Res. Life to create Honors dorm

Staff Reports

February 22, 2013

Residence Life intends to convert English Hall (most likely) or Shore Hall into a co-ed residence hall beginning in Fall 2013. The backstory: to re-vitalize the Honors Program at Guilford College, last spring the faculty approved radical program restructuring. Along with newly implemented requirements,...