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Transparency is crucial

Transparency is crucial

February 2, 2018

Since the beginning of the 2017-2018 academic year, students at Guilford have returned to campus noticing a few changes had been made. Over the summer, seven employees were let go of their positions. On June 20, Jane Fernandes held a public meeting where she announced these changes were due to budgetary...

Integrity in Journalism

Integrity in Journalism

January 19, 2018

Newspaper, radio and television journalists alike have grappled with the question of journalistic integrity in the political climate of the United States under President Trump. As both a core value of Guilford and of the journalistic field, The Guilfordian works to maintain its integrity. Journalists...

Staff Editorial: Guilfordian introduces new social justice editor to help ensure integrity

Staff Editorial: Guilfordian introduces new social justice editor to help ensure integrity

November 10, 2017

The Guilfordian is an ever-developing student-run social justice newspaper. Our most recent development is the addition of Lesly Vasquez as the Social justice editor. As such, they will be monitoring our articles as a further measure to ensure that we provide content with integrity and awareness.  Though...

The Worlds Within Guilford: Etsuo’s Corner

The Worlds Within Guilford: Etsuo’s Corner

Etsuo Fujita, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017

My name is Etsuo Fujita, and I am an exchange student from Japan. In this regular column, I will be introducing other international students, sharing what I experience in the U.S. and my opinions about current world events. In this first column, I would like to share my experience traveling to Miami...

Integrity continues to fight for justice on campus

Clare Forrister, Opinion Editor

September 22, 2016

Begun in the middle of a tumultuous time both for Guilford College and the nation, the organizing efforts of Integrity for Guilford have changed the way the conversation about social justice on campus. Integrity is an organizing group run by students and focused on making change in how the College...

Community changes should be applauded, continued

Editorial Board

September 2, 2016

Though we as a community are always striving to improve ourselves and Guilford College, this is a year of particularly impressive change. Last year, students from groups like Integrity for Guilford held rallies and hosted discussions to address concerns from students of color and other marginalized voices...

Core values offer chance to change

Core values offer chance to change

Brenna Walsh, Staff Writer

November 13, 2015

How often do you think about Guilford’s core values in your day-to-day life? Be honest — it is not very Quaker to lie. Guilford established its seven core values, community, diversity, equality, excellence, integrity, justice and stewardship, in 2002 shortly after the arrival of the school’s...

Calling for pay equality and transparency

Editorial Board

April 24, 2015

A time of extreme stress and frustration calls for conversation. As the reality of the deficit and unequal pay at Guilford hits home, we are relieved to have open forums to discuss what our college is going through. Student forums like the one President Jane Fernandes led on Monday encourage a sense...

Core value of the week: Integrity & the new president

Robert Pacheco, Staff Writer

February 28, 2014

Integrity is defined as the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles; moral uprightness. In what ways do you believe that the next president may help our college achieve this core value? “Integrity would be to take care of the alumni who can’t contribute huge checks each ...