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Greensboro unites to celebrate Pride

Four attendees of Greensboro Pride 2017 celebrate LGBTQIA pride and show support for the community by wearing pride flags, rainbow bracelets and necklaces on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017. // Photos by Fernando Jimenez/The Guilfordian

Fernando Jimenez, Managing Editor

September 22, 2017

A sea of rainbow flags symbolizing hope, pride and unity permeated the heart of the city of Greensboro as thousands of individuals gathered downtown to celebrate and embrace diversity. The 12th Pride event organized by the Greensboro Pride Committee and the Alternative Resources of the Triad welcomed...

Jill and Joe Biden kick off Bryan Series

Official portrait of United States Vice President Joe Biden in his West Wing Office at the White House.// Photo courtesy the White House/

Abigail Bekele, Photo Editor

September 8, 2017

Former Vice President Joe Biden and educator Dr. Jill Biden will be the first speakers of Guilford College’s annual Bryan Series. The Bidens will be speaking on Sept. 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the Greensboro Coliseum. The Bidens served for eight years in the Obama Administration as the 47th Vice President...

Guilford hosts track event for the first time

Guilford College and Visit Winston-Salem will host the 2021 NCAA Division III Men's and Women's Indoor Track and Field Championships at the JDL Fast Track on March 12-13, 2021. This will be the first time Guilford hosts a national track event.

Lana Heltzel, Staff Writer

May 16, 2017

On April 18, it was officially announced that Guilford College and Visit Winston-Salem will be co-hosting the 2021 Division III Men’s and Women’s Indoor Track and Field Championships. It will be Guilford’s first time hosting a national track event. The announcement was made in the days following...

Trans ‘Survivor’ contestant outed on show

Zeke Smith, a contestant from the reality TV competition “Survivor,” was outed by a fellow contestant during the 10th episode of the season. // Photo courtesy of Robert Voets

Sonia McLamb, Staff Writer

April 28, 2017

Since House Bill 2 was enacted last year, North Carolina has been in the news time and time again due to the issue of transphobia, as both a producer of bigotry and a site of resistance. On April 12, Greensboro native and reality game show contestant Jeff Varner outed fellow competitor Zeke Smith...

Student presentations cover wide variety of subjects at the Guilford Undergraduate Symposium

Abby Horn ’17, right, presents her research to Lesly Vasquez ‘18, left, at the Guilford Undergraduate Symposium on Friday, April 21, 2017 at Guilford College in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Maksym Kosachevskyy, News Editor

April 28, 2017

Fish brains, music and memory, racial and economic divide in education, biofilms and LGBTQIA representation in STEM-related fields. These are just some of the many topics covered at the 2017 Guilford College Undergraduate Symposium. On Friday, April 21, students and faculty members attended a multidisciplinary...

Pop culture continues political trends

Pop culture continues political trends

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-in-Chief

March 10, 2017

From the first Muslim man to receive an Oscar, to the first movie about a queer character winning best picture, the 89th Academy Awards was full of firsts. Nominations this year included “Moonlight,” about a gay black man, “Hidden Figures,” about three black women who worked for NASA, and...