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Art on the Quad highlights student talent within the art department

Art on the Quad highlights student talent within the art department

Mohamed Togol, Staff Writer

October 31, 2019

On a sunny Wednesday, Oct. 9, the Guilford College art department presented Art On The Quad. This annual event showcases the artwork of Guilford students. The event included painting, sewing, ceramics, cardboard tower building and live music. Senior ceramics major Whitley Sink showed Guilford students...

Guilford College News in Brief

Guilford College News in Brief

February 9, 2018

Quaker lunch teaches about core values Guilford’s core values consist of community, diversity, equality, excellence, integrity, justice and stewardship. On Thursday, Feb. 1, Guilford offered students, faculty, staff and other community members the opportunity to learn about the origins of the Co...

Guilford’s art faculty talks building a career in the field, their own work and struggles

Guilford’s art faculty talks building a career in the field, their own work and struggles

Praveena Somasundaram, Features Editor

February 9, 2018

From creating a body of work to the importance of social networks, Guilford College’s art faculty discussed the various aspects of a successful art career with the community. The discussion took place in the Hege Library Art Gallery on Wednesday, Jan. 31. With the current showing of the Guilford...

Guilford Edge set to shake up schedule

Guilford Edge set to shake up schedule

Finn Williamson, Senior Writer

January 26, 2018

Through the development and implementation of a new program called the Guilford Edge, faculty members and the senior team are working to create a better experience for students. This year, President Jane Fernandes made the Guilford Edge a priority. “We are privileged, in this pivotal year, to...

Extra costs take value from art, music classes

Extra costs take value from art, music classes

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-in-Chief

September 30, 2016

As October break approaches, I have been looking for classes to take the second semester of my senior year. Maybe I will take ceramics, except that it is an extra $75. I could take etching, but it is another $60. African drumming could be a really cool class if not for the additional $150 charge. Many...

One man’s trash may just be another man’s come-up

Gabe Pollak, Guest Writer

February 22, 2013

The pop charts finally reflect some thrift-store love. Macklemore’s hit “Thrift Shop” passes on Gucci in favor of your Grandpa’s button-up and is as much at home digging for his “come-up” in a pile of musty clothes as he is rocking a zebra onesie in the club. Macklemore merges the thrift...

Art faculty exhibits talent

Art faculty exhibits talent

Katy Andrews, Staff Writer

February 15, 2013

Walking into the main gallery of Hege Library, one is hit with a beautiful array of photographs, paintings, drawings, sculptures and ceramic pots and plates. Who created these masterpieces? None other than Guilford’s own art faculty, including Adele Wayman, Roy Nydorf, Mark Dixon, Charlie Tefft, Maia...