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Trump’s possible impeachment causes alarm

US President Donald Trump shakes hands with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York on September 25. 2019. // Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

Emma Smith, Staff Writer

October 12, 2019

In the world of politics, U.S. President Donald Trump has been called into question for an impeachment inquiry due to his involvement in a phone call with the Ukrainian president, Volodymyr Zelensky, about the investigation of Joe Biden’s son. Students at Guilford weighed in on the situation, discussing ...

Turkish referendum offers power to the president

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, president of Turkey since 2014, is in favor of the referendum that passed on Sunday, April 16, 2017. The referendum will give more executive powers to Erdoğan. // Photo courtesy of, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-In-Chief

April 28, 2017

While half the country is singing praises of the president, the other half is shouting for a revolution. On April 16, a national referendum passed, giving Turkish President Recep Erdogan more power than any president in Turkey’s history. “God willing, these results will be the beginning of...

Senate announces the 2016-2017 board

April 15, 2016

President Gerardo Marcos-Ocampo Sophomore accounting & business major “My goals are to serve the student body and to see that their voices are heard by the administration. I hope to start by addressing the student concerns regarding dining hours, cafeteria food improvements and making sure stud...

Senate Update

Colin Gendron, Business Manager

April 8, 2016

This week at senate, we had the chance to hear from our candidates who are running for student body senate. The candidates include Caleb Anderson and Gerardo Marcos-Ocampo for student body president, Lesly Vasquez for vice president, Celene Warren for secretary, Amaris Clay for treasurer, and lastly...

“Yeezus” steps up as Guilford’s next Prez

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Head of PR for Kanye West

April 1, 2016

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. It all happened so fast. Earlier this week, a rehearsal speech to be given by Guilford College’s president, Jane Fernandes, was taking place in...

Fernandes addresses budget cuts and community concerns

Thor Tobiassen, Staff Writer

May 1, 2015

As the school year draws to a close, President Jane Fernandes and the Guilford College administration have begun to provide details about their plan to balance the budget. However, important questions remain and when those will be answered is uncertain. Fernandes’ first year has been a roller coaster...

Friends Center searches for new director

Friends Center searches for new director

Corbin Barwick, Staff Writer

April 3, 2015

Guilford has officially begun introducing the proposed candidates for the position of director of the William R. Rogers Friends Center to the College. According to IFP Gifts Discernment Coordinator Frank Massey, Guilford has narrowed it down from six applications on file for candidates for the job...

Fernandes addresses massive deficit

Fernandes addresses massive deficit

Sommer Fanney, Staff Writer

March 27, 2015

A growing concern has been looming over students, faculty and staff this spring semester with the College’s financial deficit of at least $2 million. Students made their concerns clear during the board of trustees town hall meeting on Feb. 26, many defending the virtues of the Bonner Program in...

Fernandes brings personal passion to Quakers athletics

Lesly Vasquez, Staff Writer

February 13, 2015

“Guilford has a wonderful athletic department, and I’m always impressed with all of the athletes,” said Guilford College President Jane Fernandes. The president has always been a sports fan, having grown up with four brothers , all of them athletes. As a young girl, the first sport that Fernandes...