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Guilford celebrates LGBTQIA students at Lavender Graduation

Guilford celebrates LGBTQIA students at Lavender Graduation

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

Students required to undergo online Title IX training course

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 speaks as part of Guilford College’s 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

Guilford announces end of Theme House Program on campus

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

NBA legend Abdul-Jabbar visits Guilford

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...

Rove, Axelrod kickstart Bryan Series

Rove, Axelrod kickstart Bryan Series

Finn Williamson, Opinion Editor

October 5, 2018

“We seek to find ways for people who disagree or have very different views to stay in the room together and try and find some commonality” said Jane Fernandes, president of Guilford College. “These are two men have been working on that, and hopefully they will show us how to do it.” The aforementioned...

Staff Editorial: Guilfordian recognizes Deaf Awareness Week

Staff Editorial: Guilfordian recognizes Deaf Awareness Week

September 28, 2018

Deaf Awareness Week, or the International Week of the Deaf, is celebrated internationally during the last full week of September. The focus of this event is to raise awareness around the deaf community as well as organizations that support those who are deaf. Additionally, this week promotes positive...

Letter to the editor: Guilford Edge

September 28, 2018

Guilford College is embarked on a risky experiment – a top-down, imposed curricular redesign – that violates the college handbook as well as the principles of shared governance and commonsense leadership. Across higher education, including here, faculty have authority over the curriculum. Yet,...