The Guilfordian

Florence damages affect NC hog farms

Yunah Kim and Abigail AbantoHollans

September 21, 2018

Hurricane Florence’s recent impact of heavy winds and rainfall on the east coast, particularly in North Carolina, has reignited discussion of the mechanisms of Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation farming and the environmental impacts CAFO farms project when combined with weather events like Florence. “As...

Panel shows why NC could turn to renewable energy

Panel shows why NC could turn to renewable energy

Ryan Brown and Peter Zheng

September 14, 2018

According to the United States Department of Energy, only 25.73 percent of North Carolina’s electricity is currently derived from renewable sources. Panelists, Margaret Rowlett, a member of the Greensboro Earth Quakers, and Kathe Latham and Shawn Berry, two representatives from the Sierra Club’s...

Guilford develops new major

Guilford develops new major

Aarushi Ahuja, Staff Writer

November 4, 2016

Guilford College may soon be growing some environmental superheroes. A group of enthusiastic students gathered in an environmental science classroom in the Frank Family Science Center on Monday, Oct. 24, to hear about an opportunity they had been waiting for since the beginning of their college careers. The...