The Guilfordian

Store owner reflects on time in Greensboro

Store owner reflects on time in Greensboro

Praveena Somasundaram, Features Editor

March 30, 2018

It’s a one-story building, painted green on the outside, nestled on East Market Street. Mitchell’s Clothing Store has been in this same place for almost 80 years. Inside, the store is lined floor to ceiling with shoes, hats and suits. As customers walk in, they are greeted by sets of high fashion...

The Grill’s sushi surprises, does not impress

The Grill’s sushi surprises, does not impress

Lana Heltzel, Senior Writer

March 16, 2018

When I learned that The Grill was adding sushi to their lineup of delicacies, I was decidedly uninterested. After all, I have never tried sushi before, in part because of my strong aversion to anything even remotely seafood-related. I’m uncultured and have the culinary palate of a child, I’m aware....

“She Kills Monsters” slays in Sternberger

Tanetta Kelley, Staff Writer

November 17, 2017

The laughs of the audience during the second performance of Guilford’s production of “She Kills Monsters” rang loud through the Sternberger Auditorium on Saturday, Nov. 11. Attendees, like Jack Campbell, appreciated the play’s emphasis on geek culture and its incorporation of humor. “I...

Jokes should not pardon politicians

Jokes should not pardon politicians

Kathleen Herbst, Opinion Editor

November 3, 2017

Humor can be a coping mechanism. When we are uncomfortable, sometimes we laugh. When the internet is angry, it mocks. But when do the jokes become normalization? At the Emmys this year, Sean Spicer made an appearance parodying Saturday Night Live’s Melissa McCarthy’s portrayal of him. Spicer...

She Kills Monsters production: a preview

Anna Snider, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

The name is Agnes Evans and the game is Dungeons & Dragons. With swords, daggers, shields and strength, Evans kills monsters and finishes what her sister, Tilly Evans, started. Agnes, a schoolteacher from Ohio, uses the role-playing fantasy game to better understand the life of her deceased teenage...