The Guilfordian

Study Abroad Office changes name to Global and Off-Campus Initiatives

Navya Belavadi, News Editor

November 18, 2019

“After spending some time this year working very closely with the office and helping students find the right program, I think the name change is important and can be empowering for students,” said Andrew Orchowsky, a Guilford senior who has studied abroad and is working in the Global and Off-Campus I...

Spanish majors speak at study abroad panel

Spanish majors speak at study abroad panel

Paige Abbott, Staff Writer

November 3, 2019

On Wednesday, Oct. 16, Guilford held a student panel for study abroad programs in Latin America. The event was a small FAQ session in Duke hosted by the Spanish department in support of the International Studies Abroad (ISA) program. The panel was made up of three students and one alumna who each took...

Study abroad program examines prisons

Natalie Whitmeyer, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019

A study abroad interest meeting was held for “Prisons in the U.S. and Norway” on Wednesday, Feb. 20 from 5:00 to 5:45 p.m. in King Hall. Professor of Psychology Eva McGuire and Professor of Justice and Policy Studies Sherry Giles will both be leading this trip in hopes of allowing students to gain...

Guilford College News in Brief

Guilford College News in Brief

Yunah Kim, News Editor

February 15, 2019

Lunch with the Provost discusses changes and strategies On Monday, Feb. 11, Guilford students joined Provost Frank Boyd in the Atrium of Founders Hall for lunch and conversation in the cafeteria. The lunch discussion was held from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. and covered a range of topics concerning the c...

Munich interest meeting held in Orangerie

Zach Bradley, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019

On Jan. 30 from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m a special interest meeting was held in the Orangerie beside Binford for the Munich study abroad program. As people filed into the Orangerie, the air was filled with excited chatter as the students who studied abroad in Munich during the fall semester prepared presentations. As...

Study Abroad Fair shares opportunities with students

Study Abroad Fair shares opportunities with students

Navya Belavadi, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019

On Jan. 16 from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. the Study Abroad Fair was held in Founders Hall to present students with information about upcoming opportunities to travel around the world for educational opportunities. “We invite our people from all over the country and all over the world to come in and talk...

Changes made to Study Abroad

Navya Belavadi, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018

“New study away courses that represent a range of academic interests and opportunities for students and faculty to collaboratively learn together in unique and distinct ways,” read an email sent to Guilford students from the Provost’s Office. This is what Guilford’s faculty projects to offer...

Study Abroad Fair show new opportunities

Study Abroad Fair show new opportunities

Fernando Jiménez, Photo Editor

September 7, 2018

Flags from different countries decorated Founders Hall as part of the Study Abroad Fair and Passport Caravan event that took place on Wednesday, August 29 from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. The Study Abroad Fair aimed to showcase all the study abroad options that are available, not only to the new first-years...

Etsuo’s Corner: Sign off from Etsuo

Etsuo Fujita, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018

Time has passed so fast and I cannot believe this column is my last one. Since I started writing articles, it has been 6 months and I have written 17 articles. In my last article, I would like to summarize my experience of my studying abroad. I remember the moment I arrived at the airport. I was a...