The Guilfordian

New strand of influenza impacts students

Annette Varghese, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019


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Usually, the seasonal winter flu would peak at this time in the year, however, officials are worried by the news of a new and deadlier swine flu strain that is becoming widespread in 48 states. Nationwide, there have been 26.3 million flu-like illnesses, 12.4 million medical visits and 347,000 flu hospital...

Students explain life in on-campus apartments

Students explain life in on-campus apartments

Lucas Collazo, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


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Up a hill and next to Milner Hall lies the North and South Apartments. These apartments are places that many students call home. Here, they can cook their own meals and have their own bathrooms and rooms. “I enjoy living in the apartments,” said sophomore and sports management major Kaleb Jeune....

Guilford Pride hosts Pronouns Day booth

Jake Ramsaur, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018


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Wednesday, Oct. 17 marked the first International Pronouns Day. International Pronouns Day was created to help encourage people to share and respect each other’s pronouns. “There are almost two hundred organizations, Guilford being one of them, supporting the very first International Pronouns...

HUG celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

HUG celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Ethan Santana and Navya Belavadi

October 26, 2018


Filed under Features, In Print, Top Stories

Hispanic Heritage Month is a time to for Lantinx to honor their history, accomplishments and goals, but it is also an opportunity for non-Latinx community members to show their support for the Latinx community. As part of Hispanic Heritage Month, Hispanos Unidos de Guilford held a banquet in Hege...

Opportunities Fair connects students

Opportunities Fair connects students

Jasmin Whitsett, Staff Writer

April 13, 2018


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Employers, graduate schools, organizations, internship hosts and alumni filled the Carnegie Room in Hege Library for the Opportunities Fair on Wednesday, April 4. The fair is held every year to give students a chance to expand their professional network. Many organizations were present at the fair...

Goof: Faculty exclusive poetry slam leads to rally

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Pen Sniffer

March 30, 2018


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Disclaimer: This story is a part of out April Fool’s edition, The Goofordian. This story was created by Guilfordian Staff and is not based in fact. Chaos erupted at the English and Creative Writing Department poetry slam Tuesday night in room 203 in Duke Hall. The department held the poetry s...

Community comes together for Chinese New Year

Community comes together for Chinese New Year

Hannah Shoemaker, News Editor

February 23, 2018


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Red decorations lined the walls of the Leak Room of Duke Hall for Guilford’s Chinese New Year celebration. “Red in Chinese is (a) really lucky color,” said sophomore Xinxin Zhou, who taught attendees how to make dumplings and performed poetry during the event. “It can bring you lots of good...

Guilford community celebrates Valentine’s Day

Abigail AbantoHollans, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018


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Free T-shirts, ice cream, games and a warm bonfire were just a few of the things that greeted the Guilford College community at the Guilford LOVE Party. The Guilford LOVE Party took place on Valentine’s Day from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the lake. This community event signified the end of the Secret...

Guilfordians welcome class cancellations

Guilfordians welcome class cancellations

Kathleen Herbst, Opinion Editor

January 26, 2018


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On Tuesday, Jan. 16, Greensboro prepared for snow. Guilford College students speculated in class about cancellations and delays. At 9:59 p.m., the first notification appeared on students’ phones: a delayed opening for Wednesday, Jan 17. But classes on both Wednesday and Thursday ended up being canceled,...