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Guilford names interim president after President Jane Fernandes steps down

Carol Moore, Guilford College interim president

Jenni Camhi and Pierson Kye, Editor-in-Chief and News Editor

August 18, 2020

As the 2020-21 academic year begins, Guilford College students and faculty alike are entering a new semester with several recent changes in administration. One of the first changes that came to light, the resignation of Guilford President Jane Fernandes, was announced on June 26. Fernandes said she plans to ...

Prospective students attend Open House

Tyler Patterson, Staff Writer

December 3, 2019

Those who came to campus for Guilford College’s Open House may have heard, “Welcome to Guilford! We hope you have a nice visit!” Or something like, “Please park right here and go this way to get to this building.” There were many ways you were officially welcomed to Guilford’s campus as...

Guilford announces support of DACA

Annie Vo, Staff Writer

November 5, 2019

On Oct. 8, Guilford College and 165 other colleges gathered in an amicus brief in support of DACA, which provides protection for undocumented students. The president of Guilford College, Jane Fernandes, sent out an email to all Guilford students on Oct. 8 that detailed Guilford College’s support...

Guilford celebrates LGBTQIA students at Lavender Graduation

Guilford College Inaugural Lavender Graduation LGBTQIA

Abigail AbantoHollans, Features Editor

April 12, 2019

“It’s about time,” said President of Guilford College Jane Fernandes. On April 10 from 6 to 8 p.m. in Bryan Jr. Auditorium, Guilford College held its inaugural Lavender Graduation. The Lavender Graduation celebrates graduating students from both undergraduate and graduate programs who are members...

Students required to undergo online Title IX training course

Guilford College Title IX Student Training

Zach Bradley, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019

Friday, March 1 was the deadline for all current Guilford students to complete the sexual assault prevention training course that was distributed via email to community members for completion online. Students who have not completed the training course will have a hold placed on their respective accounts...

Dr. Paul Farmer speaks as part of Guilford College’s Bryan Series

Dr. Paul Farmer Guilford College Bryan Series

Yunah Kim, News Editor

February 22, 2019

On Tuesday, Feb. 19, Chief Strategist and Co-Founder of Partners in Health (PIH) Dr. Paul Farmer spoke at the first 2019 installment of the Guilford Bryan Series at the Greensboro Coliseum at 7:30 p.m. PIH is an international nonprofit organization that has provided health care services since 1987,...

Coffee shop will replace the Hut

Zain Hameed and Brendan Shoemaker

November 30, 2018

2018 has been a significant year for renovations and campus-improvement projects at Guilford, and The Hut is no exception. Located west of Founders Hall, The Hut is currently undergoing renovations and is set to reopen as Rachel’s Rose Cottage in April, replacing the house of campus ministries with...

Guilford announces end of Theme House Program on campus

The Cobb House is devoted to women, femmes and non-binary people of color. The themes of these houses are picked by the students that live in the houses.//Photo by: Abigail Bekele/The Guilfordian

Jenni Camhi, Copy Editor

November 30, 2018

Earlier this month, Guilford announced the discontinuance of the campus' Theme House Program starting in Fall 2019. These residential areas in the community will no longer be housing students after the 2018 to 2019 academic year, and those who are living in them now will be relocated to a different sort...

NBA legend Abdul-Jabbar visits Guilford

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and M.L. Carr Guilford college Bryan Series

Finn Williamson, Opinion Editor

October 26, 2018

For the second event of the 2018 season of the Guilford College Bryan Series, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar talked about both his basketball career and post-NBA life. The event was held at the Greensboro Coliseum on Tuesday, Oct. 23. Abdul-Jabbar is a former Hall of Fame college and professional basketball...