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Israeli settlements continue to expand in West Bank, Gaz

Israeli settlements continue to expand in West Bank, Gaz

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-in-Chief

February 18, 2017

In 1967, Israel built the first settlements in East Jerusalem, the Golan Heights and the West Bank. In recent years, those settlements are only expanding. According to the Central Intelligence Agency in December 2010, there were 327,750 Israelis in 121 settlements in the West Bank and 192,000 Israelis...

The Carters: built on commitment, doughnuts

Beatriz Caldas, Diversity & Social Justice Coordinator

February 5, 2016

With the beginning of February, piles of snow were everywhere  and there were low temperatures for most of the day, people are reminded of their significant others. Although every Guilfordian might not have a Valentine to send flowers and chocolate to, a beloved Guilford couple has been celebrating...

News in Brief

Lily Lou, News Editor

November 6, 2015

“Voices from the margins” movie screening On Nov. 6, 11 and 15, French film screenings will take place in Joseph M. Bryan Jr. Auditorium as part of “Voices from the Margins: Films from the French-Speaking World.” All films begin at 7:30 p.m. and are free and open to the public. The movies...

Faculty departures leave PECS under construction

Nicholas Carratu, Staff Writer

September 25, 2015

“Peace and Conflict Studies (at Guilford College) has potential,” said former Visiting Assistant Professor of Peace & Conflict Studies Jeremy Rinker. “I still feel that way. It’s just that the administration didn’t realize it quickly enough. It was frustrating.” With the departure of Assist...

News In Brief

Lily Lou, News Editor

September 18, 2015

Alumni Association Awards recognize eight alumni and Max Carter Saturday The Alumni Association will reward eight alumni and faculty members on Sept. 19 at 10:30 a.m. in the Moon Room. The 2015 Alumni Excellence Award will be given to Jeff Thigpen ‘93 and Kelly Dempster ‘73. The Young Alumni...

Goofordian: Be on the lookout for FUFASPICEPACRTGS

Clare Forrister, Dream Team Member #1

April 3, 2015

Disclaimer: This story is a part of our April Fool's edition, the Goofordian. This story was created by Guilfordian staff and is not based in fact. In the past few weeks, the phrase “Quaker terrorism” has taken a turn from ludicrous oxymoron into devastating reality. A Quaker extremist group ha...

Max Carter set to retire at the end of spring semester

Max Carter set to retire at the end of spring semester

Ben Achilles, Staff Writer

February 13, 2015

Max Carter, director of the Friends Center, adjunct professor of religious studies and beloved member of the Guilford community, will be retiring after 25 years at Guilford College. “Max has been a key person in highlighting and maintaining Guilford’s Quaker identity,” said Jim Hood, professor...

Guilford’s new logo does not represent us

Guilford’s new logo does not represent us

Lesly Vasquez, Staff Writer

February 6, 2015

The changing of the logo in front of the school made a huge difference. When I saw the Guilford tree, I thought of a tree with value. “(The new logo is) not Guilford,” said first-year JR Hudgins. “Guilford is understated and simple.” There are times when change is good, and sometimes it...

Human rights author Edwin Black met with backlash and walk-out

Human rights author Edwin Black met with backlash and walk-out

Amol Garg and Valeria Sosa, Staff Writer and News Editor

November 14, 2014

On Nov. 4, Edwin Black, an award-winning but controversial investigative reporter came to campus to deliver a presentation titled “Financing the Flames,’’  from his book of the same name, which explores the use of American taxpayer money to fund incarcerated Palestinians who have been imprisoned...