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News in brief: Honors Program, OSLE sponsor Dinner and Discussion Monday, Nov. 4

News in brief: Honors Program, OSLE sponsor Dinner and Discussion Monday, Nov. 4

Guilfordian staff

November 1, 2019

Guilford’s Honors Program and the Office of Student Leadership and Engagement (OSLE) will welcome Dr. Bob Malekoff of the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill for Dinner and Discussion at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Nov.4, in the Gilmer Room.  All are welcome to attend and a sign-in sheet will be available...

Mayoral election to be held next month

Mayoral election to be held next month

Finn Williamson, Staff Writer

September 29, 2017

The race for the 49th mayor of Greensboro is underway. The primary election will be held on Oct. 10 and the general election on Nov. 7. With Nancy Vaughan’s announcement that she will be running for reelection, the mayoral race is between Vaughan, Diane Moffett and John Brown. Vaughan is the incumbent...

Degrees are worth more than just paper

Beatriz Caldas, Staff Writer

March 27, 2015

Wisconsin’s governor, Scott Walker, is one of the many Republicans considering a run for the White House next year. He stands out, however, thanks to a simple thing: he doesn’t have a college degree. This fact has raised a lot of questions about whether he should be running for the presidency...

International students seek American schools

Kinsey Danzis, Staff Writer

September 13, 2013

How does it feel to go to school in a foreign country? Today, students from every continent but Antarctica travel to the U.S. in search of a college degree. They have found answers to this question. "There are a lot of differences," said junior Lesley Manuh. "There's a more rigorous curriculum...

Education system alienates young migrant workers

Anna Oates, Staff Writer

September 13, 2013

Next time you’re at the grocery store, take a moment to think about the farmworkers whose labor bred the fresh produce in front of you. Chances are at least one of the 800,000 children of American’s migrant workers played a role. According to the documentary film “The Harvest,” about half...