The Guilfordian

Letter to the Editor: Students express desire for preventative safety measures

September 16, 2016

Last year, Community Senate held three Senate meetings, four campus focus groups and three meetings with administration about campus safety and the possibility of security cameras. The last Senate meeting resulted in a unanimous overturn for cameras, at which point we opened up conversation in the community...

Protect Planned Parenthood from GOP lies

November 6, 2015

Five million people are aided by Planned Parenthood every year through services and outreach. Shutting it down would be irresponsible, preventing 400,000 Pap smear tests, 500,000 breast exams and 700,000 HIV tests annually, according to the Planned Parenthood website. Nonetheless, the Grand Old...

Yik Yak offers dangerous anonymity

Yik Yak offers dangerous anonymity

Caleb Amstutz, Staff Writer

October 23, 2015

Like Facebook 10 years ago, Yik Yak has taken the campus social media scene by storm. Yik Yak allows students to post anonymously about anything that comes to mind, and while most of these anonymous ‘Yaks’ may appear harmless, many of them are not. Shortly after release in 2013, Yik Yak became...

Board of trustees work to sustain college

Board of trustees work to sustain college

Harris Billings, Staff Writer

October 23, 2015

With issues of debt and low enrollment, now more than ever, Guilford College is looking towards its administration for solutions. On Oct. 10, the board of trustees had their first ever open meeting, during which, the board approved a budgeted deficit, discussed progress of various committees, announced...

Gender and sexual violence prevention poster campaign

Gender and sexual violence prevention poster campaign

Juliet Magoon, Staff Writer

December 5, 2014

Why do you stand against sexual violence? By the end of the semester, photographs of determined students, faculty and staff will be printed and made visible throughout campus alongside personal statements answering this question. Guilford College’s poster campaign is modeled after the Men Can...