The Guilfordian

Midterm results show big victories on both sides

Midterm results show big victories on both sides

Max Elkan and Kiran Soma

November 16, 2018

On Nov. 6, citizens around Guilford County voted in the local, state and national midterm elections in order to determine the people who will be representing their voices in politics. Nationally, Republicans won a 51-46 majority over the Democrats in the Senate, with two Independent senators. In the...

Kavanaugh’s confirmation fails Americans

Kavanaugh’s confirmation fails Americans

Ashton Mckenzie, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh was accused of sexually assaulting Dr. Christine Blasey Ford earlier this month after his Supreme Court nomination by President Donald Trump. The hearing began Thursday, Sept. 27, on Capitol Hill in the Dirksen Senate Office Building.   Kavanaugh’s career began after graduating...

Anderson shares presidential platform

Anderson shares presidential platform

Caleb Anderson

April 16, 2017

To my fellow students, This year will mark the third time I am running to be the president of student Senate. Like anything else you attempt twice before and don’t succeed, I haven’t taken running again lightly. With the campaign comes the quiet, introverted embarrassment of drawing up new poster...

Vote for student senate carefully, considering options before Monday

Vote for student senate carefully, considering options before Monday

Editorial Board

April 16, 2017

On Monday, April 10, candidates for next year’s Student Community Senate spoke on their goals and plans to improve Guilford’s campus while acting as the voice of the College’s students. Those elected will act as the median between the administration and you, the student body. The Student Community...

Senate Update

Senate Update

Collin Gendron, Business Manager

April 16, 2017

Every year there is an election for new Senate executives, and tonight in Senate, candidates for next year discussed their views and how they would want to improve Guilford College’s community. This discussion also included questions from the audience following the current Senate executives’ questions....

Senate Update

Collin Gendron, Business Manager

December 2, 2016

Guilford College President Jane Fernandes came to Senate this week to talk about the student/student-athlete divide on campus. She opened her discussion with the results of a survey that she had sent out to the student population asking questions related to sports. After discussing the results of the...

Senate update

Collin Gendron, Business Manager

April 22, 2016

This week’s Senate discussion focused on how the Senate is going to spend the rest of its rollover fund. Possible expenses include an art installation ($10,000), Wi-Fi upgrade ($40,000), and sealing the gym floor ($10,000). The Senate is also thinking about investing in a security system called Peace...

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

March 25, 2016

This Senate meeting we formed groups and discussed a possible divide among the non-athlete students and student athletes on campus. From the discussions we found that it would seem that the divide is not real but is perpetuated by students to make others think it is real. We also discussed how these...