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Guilford College News in Brief

Guilford College News in Brief

Yunah Kim, News Editor

November 16, 2018

Immigration in the age of Trump panel answers community questions The Bonner Center for Community Service and Learning, Center for Principled Problem Solving, Friends Center, Intercultural Engagement Center and the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion presented a panel on Nov. 13 with a local ...

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News in Brief

Roman Raies, World & Nation Editor

September 28, 2018

United States Montgomery Judge Steven O’Neil sentenced comedian Bill Cosby to three to 10 years in prison for the sexual assault of Andrea Constand. Cosby will be able to apply for parole after three years. Over 60 women accused him of sexual misconduct.  He spent his first night in prison on Sep...

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News in Brief

Aarushi Ahuja, World & Nation Editor

October 6, 2017

Cameroon On Oct. 2, at least eight people were killed in separatist rallies for independence in the English-speaking regions of Cameroon. The demonstrations were met with open fire by national security forces. As another response to the unrest, the federal government has blocked internet services in t...

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News in Brief

September 22, 2017

Mexico Over 116 people have died in a magnitude 7.1 earthquake affecting Mexcio City and nearby states, as of Sept. 19. 3.8 million central Mexico residents have experienced a disruption in electricity services, and public schools have been closed in Puebla, Mexico City and Guerrero until further...

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News in Brief

September 8, 2017

Monsoon Flooding In India, Nepal and Bangladesh Flooding from monsoons in South Asia has led to over 1,200 deaths and directly impacted over 40 million people, according to the U.N. The Red Cross has said the flooding from this rainy season is the worst it has been in 40 years. Evacuation, potential...

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Lily Lou, News Editor

February 10, 2016

Emily Lott To Leave Guilford Assistant Director for Student Leadership and Engagement Emily Lott will be leaving Guilford College to take on a new role as assistant supervisor of special events for the recreation and parks department of the city of Burlington. She will be leaving after working at...

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Nicole Zelniker, World & Nation Editor

November 13, 2015

Australia The Australian Conservation Foundation challenged an India-backed coal mine on Nov. 9, insisting the mine is a threat to the Great Barrier Reef. The project, which is  worth $11.6 billion, is based in Queensland, and has been criticized by Australian environmentalists. Many argue that the...

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Lily Lou, News Editor

October 30, 2015

Last day for Bryan Series Registration Oct. 30 is the last day for Guilford College students, faculty and staff to register for free tickets for Pulitzer Prize winning author and presidential historian Jon Meacham’s visit to the Bryan Series on Nov. 19. Meacham has previously served as the managi...