The Guilfordian

Bittersweet dorm renovations cause challenges

Bittersweet dorm renovations cause challenges

Lana Heltzel, Exectutive Copy Editor

September 7, 2018

You’re walking through a long, dim corridor. Your only source of light is the sickly, flickering fluorescent lights above you. You stumble, having tripped over a discarded trash bag. You look to your left, and notice bottles filled with what you hope is just very yellow beer lining the wall. To your...

CCE gets new home, reduced classes

Maksym Kosachevskyy, Staff Writer

September 11, 2015

Over the past six months, the Guilford College administration has rolled out groundbreaking changes to the Center for Continuing Education program due to budget cuts. One of the biggest changes has involved the adult student lounge. The administration has moved it from Hendricks Hall to the b...

Looking back on an eventful school year

Annie Fullwood, Staff Writer

May 1, 2015

Mary Hobbs fire It was a September morning when construction workers in Mary Hobbs Hall called 911 to report a fire. “Our crews made an offensive attack into the attic area looking for the fire,” said Greensboro Fire Chief Greg Grayson to the News & Record. “Once they got into the atti...

Fire in Mary Hobbs draws attention across campus

Fire in Mary Hobbs draws attention across campus

Aubrey King & Matthew Jones, Staff Writers

September 26, 2014

A fire truck parked in front of Mary Hobbs on the quad and smoke billowing from the building’s roof turned a few heads on campus last Thursday morning. According to Greensboro fire chief Greg Grayson in an interview with the News & Record, the two-alarm fire started due to a problem related...

Greenleaf back in business

Christianna Van Dalsen, Staff Writer

February 15, 2013

“Awesome, supercalifragilisticexpialidocious, delicious, nutritious, gangsta,” said new Greenleaf member and junior C.J. Green when asked to describe the student-run coffee co-op. The Greenleaf faced a scare last semester when Mary Hobbs was scheduled for renovations. The plans presented the...

Res. Life says Mary Hobbs residents, Greenleaf can stay

Ali Krantzler, Staff Writer

February 8, 2013

After many residents had packed up and relocated, the women of Mary Hobbs returned from J-Term to find that the proposed summer renovation to their dorm has been postponed indefinitely. Initially, Guilford was promised a large portion of the requisite funds in the will of a former Mary Hobbs resident...

Mary Hobbs renovations announced for next semester

Mary Hobbs renovations announced for next semester

Brittany Murdock, Staff Writer

November 16, 2012

While most students prepare to spend their Thanksgiving break eating and relaxing, Mary Hobbs residents are worrying about where they are going to live next semester. On Oct. 29, residents of Hobbs were notified of the possibility that they would have to move out of their dorm rooms next semester...