The Guilfordian

Staff Editorial: Keeping the lessons of kindness alive

Ramya Krishna, Web Editor

December 20, 2019

This semester, we have been bombarded by sordid tales of impeachment proceedings and heartbreaking accounts of gun violence in our communities, both near and far. The recent deaths of Carol Spinney, who portrayed Big Bird for decades on Sesame Street, and Fred Rogers, our beloved Mister Rogers, seem ...

Guilford College News in Brief

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Yunah Kim, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018

“Love, Respect and Empowerment” dance event recognizes National Sexual Assault Awareness Month The JPS/WGSS 350 Women, Crime and Criminal Justice class hosted a dance event on Tuesday, April 17 to recognize National Sexual Assault Awareness Month. The event, entitled “Love, Respect and Empo...

Guilford community celebrates Valentine’s Day

Abigail AbantoHollans, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018

Free T-shirts, ice cream, games and a warm bonfire were just a few of the things that greeted the Guilford College community at the Guilford LOVE Party. The Guilford LOVE Party took place on Valentine’s Day from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the lake. This community event signified the end of the Secret...

Free Press event focuses on Guilford LOVE

Sydney Procos, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018

Love was in the air on Feb. 9, the Friday before Valentine’s Day, as students gathered in Hege-Cox. Pink, red, purple and yellow paints lined the tables, along with stamps carved with messages like, “You make me smile,” all waiting to transform blank pieces of paper. “When we were planning...

New year, new content & the same powerful message for all

New year, new content & the same powerful message for all

Lesly Vasquez, Staff Writer

February 20, 2015

“You got to convince my vagina, seduce my vagina, engage my vagina’s trust. You can’t do that with a dry wad of f------ cotton,” said sophomore Nicole Zelniker in the monologue, “My Angry Vagina.” Directed by sophomores Zelniker and Teresa Bedzigui, Guilford College students presented...

How to make the best of your Valentine’s Day

Kelli Uresti, Staff Writer and Senior Writer

February 14, 2014

Valentine’s Day can be a day of romance for some, while dreadful for others. Either way, we all know it is coming and must find some way to cope. Planning for Valentine’s Day is essential, but unfortunately, matters of love can be quite confusing at times. Here is a quick guide to planning the perfect...

What is love? You have questions, I have answers

What is love? You have questions, I have answers

Michael Caswell, Staff Writer

February 15, 2013

It is February, and you know what that means: romance is in the air. Whether you are in a relationship or not this time of the year, romance always seems to be on people’s minds, and with romance comes questions. Although I am not an expert on romance, I will try to answer Guilford’s submitted...

Staff Editorial : Dear reader,

Editorial board of the Guilfordian

February 16, 2012

We are all familiar with the extravagant gestures of romance: chocolate, red roses, singing telegrams, expensive gifts laid at the feet of the beloved by the swooning smitten. And while we might be secret suckers for gooey-centered, heart-shaped amour, we, dear Reader, are here to sing the praises of...

Is it lust or is it love? Thoughts about college relationships

Is it lust or is it love? Thoughts about college relationships

Millie Carter, Staff Writer

January 23, 2012

Do you like them? Do you lust after them? Or do you truly love them? These three questions run subconsciously through our brains when we think we might have found someone worth sharing our secrets, our emotions and our lives with. How do you know the difference between the three “L’s:” like,...