The Guilfordian

Theusen highlights effects of student protests

Theusen highlights effects of student protests

Finn Williamson, Senior Writer

April 6, 2018

According to Assistant Professor of History Sarah Thuesen, the boycotts and student protests of the 1940s desegregation movement still hold weight today, despite occurring nearly 80 years ago. Thuesen explored the importance of historical boycotts in North Carolina and presented research from her...

We should not write up our students for fighting injustice

We should not write up our students for fighting injustice

Molly Schneider, Staff Writer

November 14, 2014

On Wednesday, Oct. 22, Guilford students rallied in front of Founders Hall to protest injustice and speak truth to power. It was a true display of some of Guilford’s key core values such as justice, equality and excellence. As students laid their bodies on the ground to be outlined in chalk, they g...

Administrative bloat sparks student protest

Administrative bloat sparks  student protest

Alexandra Haridopolos, Staff Writer

March 7, 2014

“We know where your money goes.” “Nothing about us, without us, is for us.” “Pop the administrative bloat.” Outside of a board of trustees meeting, students gathered, silently holding signs with these words on Feb. 22 at the Community Center. The Feb. 20 “Town Hall Meeting”...