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News in Brief

Kiran Soma, World & Nation Editor

November 18, 2019

India Flights to and from the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi were diverted on Nov. 3 as visibility became too poor due to extreme pollution. Air quality indexes reached “hazardous” levels. Additionally, Greenpeace and AirVisual ranked New Delhi as the most polluted city in the world...

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Yunah Kim, News Editor

December 7, 2018

Society of Physics Students and GSBA celebrates the end of the 2018 fall semester Guilford’s chapter of the Society of Physics Students and the Guilford Student Body Association hosted an “end-of-the-semester” and “pre-finals” party on Wednesday, Dec. 5 in the West Gallery of Founders Hall...

Changes made to Study Abroad

Navya Belavadi, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018

“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...

2018 Winter Olympics brings joy, skepticism

Eric Zhang and Jonah Selom

March 16, 2018

The 2018 Winter Olympics held in Pyeongchang, South Korea, drew to a close on Feb. 25 after 16 days of competition. Norway ranked above all other participating countries, winning a total of 39 medals, eight more than second-place Germany and 10 more than Canada, who came in third. The U.S. finished...

Norway declared the happiest country, ranking problematic

Norway declared the happiest country, ranking problematic

Nellie Vinograd, Video Editor

April 7, 2017

If you want to be happy, move to Norway. The World Happiness Report is an annual survey on the state of happiness throughout the world on a country by country basis. Sustainable Development Solutions Network, a commission created by the U.N., released their 2017 report on March 20 in honor of World...

News in Brief: Week of 2/27/15

Abe Kenmore, World & Nation Editor

February 27, 2015

Brazil Truck drivers have blocked a number of main roadways in Brazil to protest high fuel and toll costs, according to the BBC. The protest has slowed traffic of agricultural goods, particularly soybeans, to major ports such as Paranagua and Santos. Soybeans are one of Brazil’s major exports, a...

GOOFORDIAN: Biohazard hOsTs NaKeD WoRld TouRnaMent

GOOFORDIAN: Biohazard hOsTs NaKeD WoRld TouRnaMent

Anney Bolgiano, Staff Writer

March 29, 2013

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. Over the years, Guilford College has welcomed noteworthy speakers, talented musicians and other esteemed guests. Now, the board of trustees and Guil...

Breivik sentenced in Norway

Taylor Hallett, Staff Writer

September 7, 2012

The verdict of the case of Anders Behring Breivik for his murder of 77 civilians in Norway last year was delivered on Aug. 25. One would imagine a silent courtroom as Breivik received his sentence of 21 years in prison. However, one day during the year-long sentencing process of this case, an unusual...