The Guilfordian

Students share holiday experiences

Anna Gamez, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018

Every year on the fourth Thursday of November, the national holiday of Thanksgiving is celebrated by thousands of Americans. This tradition is traced to a harvest festival supposedly held between European settlers and the Wampanoag tribe in the early 17th century, but was only declared a national hol...

Finding the right time to start holiday season

Ethan Santana, Staff Writer

November 16, 2018

You’re sitting in your favorite coffee shop intently working on a paper due tomorrow. Just as you get focused, you start to hear a faint jingling of bells broadcast over the speakers. Suddenly, you catch a whiff of peppermint-infused mochas. You turn to look out the window and snow slowly cascades to th...

2018 Serendipidity represents year of firsts

For The Culture: Step Show Guilford College Step team

Lana Heltzel, Senior Writer

April 20, 2018

Serendipity 2018 was a year of firsts. Beginning with a bang on Sunday, April 8, the week was filled with activity and vibrant energy as students bustled around campus heading to events, shows and concerts. Opening with the Wild ‘N Out comedy show and culminating in the frenetic “For The Culture:...

Serendipity ‘72: Welcome to a new era

Gabe Pollak, Contributor

April 1, 2016

The story of the first Serendipity in 1972 involves listening: a mentor listening to his mentees, a college listening to its students and a campus listening to its country. Our story begins with Cliff Lowery, a campus mentor who empowered his students. In 1967, Lowery left a job at North Carolina...