The Guilfordian

Law students share experience during dinner and discussion

Abigail AbantoHollans, Features Editor

February 8, 2019

On Feb. 4 from 6:30 to 8 p.m., a dinner and discussion was held in the Gilmer Room for members of the Guilford Community. This dinner and discussion focused on the experiences and advice of current and recent law students. “This is the first dinner and discussion of the spring semester,” Director...

Faculty and staff discuss immigration

Faculty and staff discuss immigration

Shania Lao, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017

On Nov. 20, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Gilmer room, the Honors Program and OSLE hosted a dinner and discussion on the topic of immigration justice at Guilford. The speakers in attendance were Associate Professor of English Diya Abdo, Assistant Director of Multicultural Education Irving Zavaleta...

Hege library undergoes innovations, improvements

Hege library undergoes innovations, improvements

Ian Penny, World & Nation Editor

September 22, 2016

These are the words that adorn the first floor of Hege Library and that have guided its strategic reimagining as the “Academic Commons.” “The Academic Commons’ vision calls for bringing folks together … to support student learning … and innovations in pedagogy,” said Director of Hege Li...

Honors Program succeeds in diversifying

Chris Collins, Staff Writer

February 19, 2016

Diversity. You can never have enough. It provides perspective, inspires innovation and cracks quandaries. Recently, Guilford College’s Honors Program has come under fire for its lack of diversity. “Currently the Honors Program is a white-dominated space,” said junior and Student Body President Mo...

Community scrutinizes Honors Program’s diversity

Kathryn Long, Staff Writer

February 19, 2016

“We’re concerned that the Honors Program is currently white-dominated and needs to include more students of color in the academic opportunities that it offers,” said junior Molly Anne Marcotte, Community Senate president. Recently, Marcotte and other students have voiced concerns regarding a...

Hege Library modernizing with a makeover

Hege Library modernizing with a makeover

Harris Billings, Staff Writer

September 25, 2015

The Hege Library, as we know it, is changing. “This is the most exciting time at Guilford’s library that I’ve witnessed in my 20 years here,” said Gwendolyn Erickson, Friends Historical Collection librarian and college archivist. “(There is) lots of positive momentum engaging students and...

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,...

Laude and proud: the new, improved Honors Program

Meg Holden, Staff Writer, '12

November 2, 2012

Not every change at Guilford is as obvious as the newly missing members of the stick sculpture in the quad. Recent adjustments to the curriculum of the Honors Program at Guilford College have strengthened the program in hopes of preventing a collapse. According to Director of the Honors Program and...