The Guilfordian

Quakerism in the Guilford woods: past and present

Quakerism in the Guilford woods: past and present

Paige Abbott, Staff Writer

October 12, 2019

When asked about the Guilford woods, students appear to have a variety of opinionated responses. Many complain about the bugs, the walk or the heat. Others love the serenity or appreciate the dense history of the trails. Yet, one underlying factor connects all of the reasons to love the Guilford woods. ...

Underground Railroad tour teaches local history

Underground Railroad tour teaches local history

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-in-Chief

September 22, 2016

Hundreds of years ago, enslaved Africans and their descendants made their way to freedom by way of the Underground Railroad, a network of safe houses throughout the country that lead to Canada and states that did not condone slavery. Today, parts of that history still stand at Guilford, where Quaker...