The Guilfordian

Changes made to Study Abroad

Navya Belavadi, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018


Filed under In Print, News

“New study away courses that represent a range of academic interests and opportunities for students and faculty to collaboratively learn together in unique and distinct ways,” read an email sent to Guilford students from the Provost’s Office. This is what Guilford’s faculty projects to offer...

Experiences abroad

Experiences abroad

Lana Heltzel, Senior Writer

April 20, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

People love to poke fun of me when I say I studied abroad in Munich. “Ah, Europe,” they say, in faux-posh accents. “How ever so worldly you are now, far more enlightened than us American philistines.” And as much as I would love to maintain the image that I spent my study abroad discussing...

Study abroad takes students around the world

Study abroad takes students around the world

Finn Williamson, Senior Writer

February 2, 2018


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With over 800 academic programs in 75 countries, Guilford College’s Study Abroad Office has something for everyone. “If you want to study something in Iceland, we can set that up for you,” said Robbie Van Pelt, interim assistant director of study abroad. Guilford not only hosts programs in...

Munich reunion: an extended German host family

Kelly Keegan, Guest Writer

February 8, 2013


Filed under Features

Imagine a family reunion where all your favorite aunts and uncles show up and they are as happy to see you as you are to see them. Family drama is checked at the door and you don’t encounter any uncomfortable questions about your weight, marital status, or the possibility of grandchildren. You finally...