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News in Brief

April 7, 2020

Economics professor Bob Williams presents conference paper At the Allied Social Science Association Conference which took place in San Diego on Jan 3, Professor of Economics Bob Williams presented a...

Dubya ain’t all that, Ellen

November 7, 2019

What do you know about George “Dubya” Bush, former Texas governor, polarizing president and now artist for veterans? You may remember that his administration was responsible for the Iraq War and the...

“Call Me by Your Name” is not just a “gay film”

“Call Me by Your Name” is not just a “gay film”
February 9, 2018

Last year at the Oscars, “Moonlight” became the first film to win best picture that featured a LGBT lead in all 89 years of the ceremony. Notice that I did not say “the first gay film” to win....

News in Brief

February 5, 2016

Burundi Following the conclusion of the 26th African Union Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the new chair of the AU, Chadian President Idriss Deby, must resolve the situation in Burundi without force....

We must dwell more in discomfort

November 20, 2015

The student protest on Thursday was deeply uncomfortable. And while we are not short on intense experiences at Guilford, these usually have a different tone and a different ending. Even the most difficult...

White supremacy: still the problem

This comment appeared on Yik Yak on Nov. 12, following the walkout in solidarity with Mizzou.
November 20, 2015

White supremacy and racism is rampant at Guilford. That’s a fact, not an opinion, but white people on campus seem to be surprised by it. People of color have been experiencing and fighting white supremacy...

Mental health still a major issue

November 20, 2015

At any given time, a Guilford student can be overheard detailing their stress to a friend. They’ll blame their course load, social lives, work, extracurricular activities or uncertainty about the future. But...

Gay blood ban lifts in France: gay and bisexual men allowed to donate

Gay blood ban lifts in France: gay and bisexual men allowed to donate
November 20, 2015

Marisol Touraine, France’s minister of social affairs, health and women’s rights announced on Nov. 4 that France is lifting its three-decade-long ban on gay and bisexual men donating blood. “Giving...

Allison making NC history as first trans* party chair candidate

Allison making NC history as first trans* party chair candidate
February 6, 2015

Janice Covington Allison is making history as the first transgender candidate for the North Carolina Democratic Party chair, but the journey is not without roadblocks. Allison made waves in 2012 when...

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