The Guilfordian

Life After Guilford: Alumni Association unveils new website

Daniel Vasiles, Senior Designer

April 20, 2012

How do you transition into life after college? Graduation is quickly approaching, and for many seniors, this question is at the forefront of their minds. To help answer this question, the Guilford College Alumni Association has been developing an online resource to help current and future graduates...

Life After Guilford: Viticulturist Tremain Hatch ’06

Haejin Song, Staff Writer

April 13, 2012

Tremain Hatch ’06 isn’t a typical geologist. You won’t find him in California studying volcanic ash layers or delving into petrology, the study of rocks. Rather, Hatch spends most of his time at Zephaniah Farm Vineyard, the Hatch family farm where he is a vineyard manager and winemaker, or at...

Life After Guilford: “Seven Up” guide for all aspects of success outside the Guilford bubble

Haejin Song, Staff Writer

April 6, 2012

As graduation nears, it’s the perfect time to ask, “What’s next?” Going to graduate school or finding a job or internship may be stressful and confusing, so here are seven tips to get on the right track. Dress up: We’ve all heard the idiom “don’t judge a book by its cover.” Yet...

Life After Guilford: Non-profit fair a profitable experience

Life After Guilford: Non-profit fair a profitable experience

Meg Holden, Features Editor

March 30, 2012

It is a beautiful Wednesday afternoon in March. The sky is a cloudless blue, music is playing on Founders patio and the aromas of French fries, pork loins and vegan chik'n wraps entice students into the dining hall. In Alumni Gym, however, a different scene is unfolding. Inside, away from the laid-back...

Life After Guilford: Dress to impress at your job interview

Meg Holden and Bryan Dooley

March 23, 2012

Your resume is superb. Your application, sublime. Your outfit ... subpar. Dressing appropriately for an interview helps you make a great first impression. But what does "dressing appropriately" really mean? "When going to an interview … always wear a conservative suit or dress," said career adviser...

Life After Guilford: Christopher Imms

Kim Klemeier, Staff Writer

March 16, 2012

Guilford graduate Christopher Imms is now working his dream job as a radio producer for WBAL in Baltimore. Imms credits Guilford for kick-starting his career. He found his love for radio through his involvement in WQFS, where he was also able to learn some skills that greatly helped him in getting...

Life after Guilford: Matt Haselton

Meredith Brown, Executive Print Copy Editor

February 16, 2012

Imagine that your job is to make video games that can change someone’s life. Imagine that you get to do something that you love and that incorporates your favorite pastime every day as your job. This is the life that Matt Haselton ‘07 lives. Matt was an English literature major at Guilford College...

Life After Guilford: Let the commencement preparations commence

Meg Holden and Meredith Brown

February 10, 2012

Seniors: you are about to graduate and become a part of the real world. Are you ready? Even though the semester seems like it has barely started, it is already time to prepare for graduation. Commencement is just around the corner, and events this month will get the ball rolling. “This is the first...

Life After Guilford: Gearing up for the post-graduation job search

Michael MacVane, Staff Writer

February 3, 2012

Imagine that you have just graduated and received your diploma. The questions on most minds after all the excitement of graduation are "Where am I going to work? What jobs are there for me? What can I do with the major that I just received?" The key to getting a job after college is to be prepared...