The Guilfordian

Chemistry struggles hinder soccer season

Chemistry struggles hinder soccer season

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Editor-in-Chief

November 30, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

Head coach Stephanie Webb recently finished her second season as the head coach of Guilford College’s women’s soccer team, with a similar showing to last season. The Quakers finished 6-10 overall, 4-6 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference play, placing ninth in the conference. This is Guilford’s...

Coach Flamini looks to guide young core

Coach Flamini looks to guide young core

Andrew Walker, Sports and Web Editor

November 9, 2018


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

This season, the Guilford College women’s basketball team only has one senior and most of the team is first-years or sophomores. The team brings back two starters and eight student-athletes overall. “We’re really young this year,” said junior forward Miracle Walters. “I think we have a lot...

Quakers off to strong start despite youth

Quakers off to strong start despite youth

Laura Hay, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017


Filed under In Print, Sports, Top Stories

Guilford’s women’s basketball is back for a new season. The team is coming off an impressive 2016-2017 season in which they won the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Championship and earned a berth to the NCAA Division III tournament. The team tipped off their season with a 56-49 home game loss...

Etsuo’s Corner: sports and culture

Etsuo’s Corner: sports and culture

Etsuo Fujita, Staff Writer

November 10, 2017


Filed under In Print, World & Nation

Editor’s note: Etsuo’s Corner is a weekly column for World & Nation by Etsuo Fujita, an international student from Japan. Fujita features the stories of other international students or writes about his adventures and impressions as he learns about the cultures and customs of Guilford and his...

Two students share insight

Two students share insight

Praveena Somasundaram, Features Editor

November 10, 2017


Filed under Features, In Print

17-year-olds Nour Shaker and Kaskile Rashidi first set foot in the United States in November of 2016. “When I come to America, I didn’t know any word in English,” said Rashidi. “So when I came here, I was surprised, and I was scared.” To overcome the language barrier in the U.S., Rashidi,...

Horsepower: organization changes lives one ride at a time

Horsepower: organization changes lives one ride at a time

Yunah Kim, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Features, In Print, Top Stories

“(Watching) every child ... get on the horse becomes your favorite memory because you watch how they respond and how they come to life,” said volunteer Jan Byrd. Located in Colfax, North Carolina, Horsepower Therapeutic Learning Center is a nonprofit organization that provides therapeutic horseback...

Women’s soccer prepares for Old Dominion Athletic Conference as regular season ends

Women’s soccer prepares for Old Dominion Athletic Conference as regular season ends

Daezia Rolling, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under In Print, Sports

Resilience. The women’s soccer team preached the word during their practices and team discussions. The Quakers’ goal this season is to succeed in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference tournament. This may become difficult after a rule change from previous seasons where the top 10 teams in the conference...

Head football coach discusses new year

Head football coach discusses new year

Nathaniel Williams, Staff Writer

September 8, 2017


Filed under In Print, Sports

After a disappointing 4-6 season last year, following a school-best 9-1 year in 2015, Guilford’s football team looks to get back to the culture and gameplay they had during their success. The Guilfordian sat down with head coach Chris Rusiewicz to discuss his goals for his seventh season leading the Quak...

Soy un Lider: inspiring and empowering future leaders

Soy un Lider: inspiring and empowering future leaders

Valeria Sosa, News Editor

December 5, 2014


Filed under News

“About 11 years ago, I was sitting in your place,” said Jada Drew ’07, director for Educational Initiatives and Partnerships. “I was trying to find my place, trying to figure out what it was that I wanted to do. “You’re here to be closer to finding your passion. You’re here to learn...