The Guilfordian

Guilford Core Values: Equality

Robert Pacheco, Staff Writer

April 4, 2014

Equality is defined as the state of being equal, especially in status, rights, and opportunities. In what ways may Guilford College build upon this concept of Equality as we move into the future? Are we living up to this value already? “Guilford College has a lot of room for improvement on (equality). ...

Illness on campus is tied to unhygienic conditions

Ian Penny, Staff Writer

April 4, 2014

How many people have gotten sick on campus lately? “Like, everyone I know basically (has gotten sick), including me,” said first-year Nick Reynolds. “At the beginning of this semester, everyone in my suite was sick,” said sophomore Alex Barbour. I am sure you have seen somebody — a...

Online faking: how to date a stranger

James Sharpe, Staff Writer

April 4, 2014

Online dating is not dating. Meeting someone on the computer and never going on a physical outing with them is not dating someone. Most people who online date have never met. In fact, lots of people involved in online relationships never plan on meeting. “Dating someone who you’ve never met...

Core Values: Community

Robert Pacheco, Staff Writer

March 28, 2014

Community is defined as a feeling of fellowship with others as a result of sharing common attitudes, interests and goals. In what ways should Guilford College build upon this concept of community as we move into the future? Are we living up to this value already? “Staff, faculty and stude...

In response to recent articles: faculty, staff salaries are admin priority

Ty Buckner, Associate VP for Communications & Marketing

March 28, 2014

Recently, The Guilfordian published news stories and opinion columns about faculty and administrator salaries that ignore realities of the College’s budget decision-making process, resource allocation and distinction within its peer group. In fact, raising employee salaries — especially faculty...

Goofordian: pros and cons of Kent Chabotar’s return

Connor Wilson and Anonymous

March 28, 2014

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. Concern arises over re-election Crushing news came this morning. The smoke that had been mysteriously pouring out of Founders Basilica had changed fro...

Virginia District Court declares same-sex marriage ban to be unconstitutional

Allison Stalberg, Staff Writer

February 28, 2014

Since Amendment One passed in North Carolina on May 8, 2012, when inequality won and love lost, my faith in my country has plummeted to an all time low. Born and raised in the South, I have always been ashamed of our conservatism, especially towards gay marriage that affects many of my loved ones....

End the AUMF, end excessive use of military powers

Abe Kenmore, Staff Writer

February 28, 2014

A few weeks ago, two representatives from the Friends Committee on National Legislation visited campus. They hope to bring 25 Guilford students to Washington this spring to lobby against a piece of legislation known as the Authorization for Use of Military force. Perhaps you should join them. The...

McCrory in hot water over Duke’s spill

McCrory in hot water over Duke’s spill

Sukyun Chung, Staff Writer

February 28, 2014

“We won’t get fooled again,” said Pat McCrory as he kicked off his 2012 North Carolina gubernatorial campaign. No, we won’t, Governor. “McCrory’s administration is displaying all of the signs of a common crook,” said concerned citizen Sharon Barusic to The Guilfordian. Let’s...