The Guilfordian

Walkout represents Guilford’s core values

Walkout represents Guilford’s core values

Jasmin Whitsett, Staff Writer

March 28, 2018

Thousands of high school and college students across the nation walked out of their classrooms in honor of the victims murdered in the mass shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida on Feb. 14. The walkouts also called for safer schools and stronger gun control legislation. These...

Guilford staff face layoffs due to budget cuts

Guilford staff face layoffs due to budget cuts

Hannah Shoemaker, News Editor

February 9, 2018

Assistant Director of Internships Amber Slade will no longer be working at Guilford College. Slade was laid off due to a recent round of budget cuts after working in the Career Development Center since April 2017. “Amber has communications with all of the organizations who have worked with Guilford...

Ads fortify toxic patriarchal norms

Mae Wood, Staff Writer

May 15, 2017

In the world of corporate, capitalistic greed, it’s a given that sex sells to the masses of individuals when they are aiming to appeal to the public through calculated advertising. This is an apt generalization for the majority of massive companies because any advertisement that convincingly implies...

New year brings new website

Olivia Werner, Staff Writer

February 7, 2014

Thanks to the Office of Communication & Marketing, the new Guilford College website allows users to click less to get more. “The old website had almost 700 pages,” said Donna Rasmussen ‘04, digital communications coordinator. “How are you going to find anything if there’s information...

Sneaker feens: Is it the shoes? Gotta be the shoes

Sneaker feens: Is it the shoes? Gotta be the shoes

Ali Krantzler, Staff Writer

February 22, 2013

Air Jordan, Zoom Kobe VII, Lebron X and KD V are the names of National Basketball Association superstar sneakers that are sponsored by leading athletic brand Nike. Nike caters to a particular demographic: sneaker fanatics. On campus, they sport flashy shoes and title themselves “Sneaker Freaks”...