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Jim Hood works with a student in his American Nature Writing course this spring during a class exploration in the Guilford Woods.

Time with Jim

A reflection on learning at Guilford
Nolan Ross, Staff Writer June 21, 2021

Jim and I both like to talk. We’re both sitting at our computers. His hair is shorter than when we last met in January for an academic advisor conference, and he wears a black blazer over his usual plaid...

Misinformation is a danger to Americans.

Misinformation spreads like wildfire

Why is fake news so pervasive?
Corby Brooke, Staff Writer April 14, 2021

Misinformation, or fake news, is infectious and divisive. It spreads like wildfire, but it is not intended to deceive. On the other hand, disinformation is intended to deceive and mislead the public to...

A picture taken by professor Jeff Jeske on Heather Hayton’s phone in May 2016, at the English Dept senior celebration, held at MJs Restaurant.

Quaker Dad Jim Becomes Interim College President

Kymari Williams, Staff Writer March 25, 2021

Dad jokes, eating a sandwich in the woods, saying “Hi” to people on campus, a total Quaker dad—ring any bells? Jim Hood, our new interim president. Hood has been teaching at Guilford since the...

Staff Editorial: Jim Hood, new interim president, embodies the Guilford spirit

March 19, 2021

With the appointment of Jim Hood, Charles A. Dana Professor of English, as interim president on Feb. 23 the College is moving closer to the Quaker values that were slowly disappearing amid recent changes.  Guilford...

Careers section in a newspaper.

The English Major: Leave no doors closed

Lideah Shivley, Staff Writer March 18, 2021

Social media management, public relations, advertising, news reporting and content creation are probably not the first things that pop in your mind when you think of an English degree.  When you tell...

Friends speak their mind during Day of Testimonies

Maira Vandiver and Pierson Kye March 4, 2021

Note: names have been omitted from this article to protect anonymity.  In true Quaker spirit, groups of students, faculty, staff, alums and trustees gathered virtually on Feb. 24 for a “Day of Testimonies.”...

Students line up at the Education Studies table to learn more about what the major has to offer.

Major Mixer engages students and faculty

Emma Smith, Staff Writer October 31, 2019

On Thursday, Oct. 10, a student major mixer was hosted in Guided Discovery on the first floor of Hege Library. Every major available at Guilford was on display for students to explore and question. First-year...

Guilford College Staff Cuts

Guilford staff face layoffs due to budget cuts

Hannah Shoemaker, News Editor February 9, 2018

Assistant Director of Internships Amber Slade will no longer be working at Guilford College. Slade was laid off due to a recent round of budget cuts after working in the Career Development Center since...

The Jeff Jeske Memorial is located in front of Archdale Hall. Jeske passed away on Jan. 23, 2017.//Photo by Fernando Jiménez/The Guilfordian

Jeff Jeske Memorial Scholarship honors late professor

Beatriz Caldas, Editor-in-Chief February 2, 2018

“Go for the gold” and “error creeps in” are quotes that students who attended Guilford in the last three decades will remember. They both were said by Charles A. Dana Professor of English Jeff...

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