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Drs. Katalin Karikó and Drew Weissman researched mRNA together at the University of Pennsylvania.

Nobel-Prize-winning researchers return to the basics of biology

Abigail Mocharnuk, Staff Writer October 13, 2023

On Oct. 2, scientists Katalin Karikó and Drew Weissman were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine for their joint research on the capabilities of mRNA in immunization. Their findings, once...

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Guilford College News in Brief

Yunah Kim, News Editor November 2, 2018

Dr. Buffie Longmire-Avital presents findings on intersectional identities among Black gay men On Wednesday, Oct. 24, Associate Professor of Psychology and African American Studies at Elon University...

Research shows how roller coasters may help pass kidney stones

Ashton Mckenzie, Staff Writer October 29, 2018

Famous Disney World roller coaster, Big Thunder Mountain, made headlines on Sept. 14 after a study was done linking the ride to the passing of kidney stones. The study won the Ig Nobel Prize awarded to...

Guilford College Undergraduate Symposium 2018

Hege Library serves as host for GUS

Abigail AbantoHollans, Staff Writer April 20, 2018

Eight hours. Over 60 presentations and performances. One building. The 2018 Guilford Undergraduate Symposium, an annual event that allows Guilford students to share their academic works with the community,...

Minnette Coleman Book Signing

Alumna brings legends of Guilford’s tree

Finn Williamson, Senior Writer November 10, 2017

“Head up, chest out, that’s how they all look. Just like they won the world instead of it owning them,” read Minnette Coleman during a signing of her new book, “The Tree: A Journey to Freedom,”...

Margot Lee Shetterly (left), talks to Lea E. Williams (right) about her book, “Hidden Figures.” The event is part of the One City, One Book program put on by the Greensboro Public Library every two years. //Photo By Andrew Walker 2017/ The Guilfordian

Author of “Hidden Figures”speaks in Dana

Abigail AbantoHollans, Staff Writer October 5, 2017

“It just kept grabbing me,” said author Margot Lee Shetterly of writing “Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race.” “Every...

The importance of telling untold narratives

The importance of telling untold narratives

McKinley Keener, Staff Writer September 29, 2017

How do you sum up a life in 27 minutes? It’s impossible. Lives are built up of too many stories to condense them all into a singular narrative. Then how do you choose which story to tell? You pick...

Students to present at annual symposium

Rachel Henley, Staff Writer April 1, 2016

From aggressive lemurs to Queen Marie of Romania, the Guilford Undergraduate Symposium features a broad range of topics. The eighth annual Guilford Undergraduate Symposium will take place on April 22...

Guilford sticks with sustainability, (again) placed in Princeton’s “Green Guide”

Olivia Neal, Staff Writer September 6, 2013

How often do you think about the future of the planet? Guilford, apparently, gives it a good thought. Environmentalism and sustainability are fundamental values here. The campus, staff and students...

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