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Guilford reacts to changes in recycling system

China’s 2018 ban on forgein garbage has urged U.S. cities like Greensboro to quickly make changes in their recycling habits.
December 3, 2019

In response to China’s ban on foreign garbage in 2018, cities all over the United States, including Greensboro, have been pressed to make belated changes to their recycling programs. These efforts are...

Guilford’s sustainability efforts recognized by Princeton Review

December 2, 2019

Every year, “The Princeton Review” releases its annual “Guide to Green Colleges,” which serves as an overview of the most environmentally committed colleges and universities nationwide. In late...

Farm Stand offers fresh produce to community

Guilford Farm // Photo by: Kathryn Hurst // The Guilfordian
October 12, 2019

The National Center for Health Statistics reported this year that 39.6% of US adults are overweight. It is easy to understand why this statistic is so high in our society where we enjoy high fat, low vitamin...

NC Live Food Festival celebrates the vegan lifestyle in downtown Greensboro

N.C. Live Food Festival vendors provided samples of vegan-friendly food offerings underneath the bright  afternoon sun on Aug. 31.
September 20, 2019

Heat in the high 80s kept people in the shade at the N.C. Live Food Festival in downtown Greensboro on Saturday, Aug. 31. The heat also made purchasing cold lemonade from one of the vendors at the event...

Scuppernong talk brings community together

Sustainability Efforts North Carolina A&T Guilford college ScuppernongBooks
March 29, 2019

On Wednesday, March 27 at 7:00 p.m., Scuppernong Books hosted a Green Drinks discussion about the Green New Deal. This discussion brough students from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University...

Guilford announces end of Theme House Program on campus

The Cobb House is devoted to women, femmes and non-binary people of color. The themes of these houses are picked by the students that live in the houses.//Photo by: Abigail Bekele/The Guilfordian
November 30, 2018

Earlier this month, Guilford announced the discontinuance of the campus' Theme House Program starting in Fall 2019. These residential areas in the community will no longer be housing students after the...

Guilford College earns high green rating

Guilford College Logo
November 16, 2018

In The Princeton Review’s 2018 “Guide to 399 Green Colleges,” Guilford was named one of the most environmentally responsible colleges with a score of 88 on a scale of 60 to 99. The schools chosen...

Elon Musk plots underground tunnels

November 2, 2018

In his steady effort to revolutionize transportation and make it more eco-friendly, Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors and SpaceX, has proposed and developed a series of underground transport tunnels as a...

California Senate Bill 100 to reduce emissions

September 21, 2018

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed Senate Bill 100, on Sept. 10th to remove carbon emissions from the state’s electric grid by the year 2045. Along with the bill, Brown signed an executive order designed...

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