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2019-2020 Bryan Series speakers announced

March 15, 2019

The Bryan Series team is preparing for the 2019-2020 speaker series season and has announced the lineup of five speakers that are scheduled to speak in the upcoming season. The announcement was made...

Dr. Paul Farmer speaks as part of Guilford College’s Bryan Series

Dr. Paul Farmer Guilford College Bryan Series
February 22, 2019

On Tuesday, Feb. 19, Chief Strategist and Co-Founder of Partners in Health (PIH) Dr. Paul Farmer spoke at the first 2019 installment of the Guilford Bryan Series at the Greensboro Coliseum at 7:30 p.m. PIH...

Rove, Axelrod kickstart Bryan Series

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October 5, 2018

“We seek to find ways for people who disagree or have very different views to stay in the room together and try and find some commonality” said Jane Fernandes, president of Guilford College. “These...

Guilford releases the lineup for the 2018-2019 Bryan Series event

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March 16, 2018

The 2018-19 Bryan Series will feature a number of well-known politicians, athletes and doctors, beginning with a two-person lecture from Karl Rove and David Axelrod, former high-level advisors from both...

Journalist Ted Koppel leads talk at Bryan Series

Ted Koppel Bryan Series
February 23, 2018

Telling jokes, personal stories and hard truths, broadcast journalist and author Ted Koppel spoke to the audience of the Guilford Bryan Series on Feb. 20 at the Greensboro Coliseum. “Ted is one of...

Koppel looks to make mark on Bryan series

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February 16, 2018

“I don’t remember a time in my life where I didn’t want to be a reporter,” said broadcast journalist and author Ted Koppel in a phone interview with The Guilfordian. Koppel will be speaking...

Leslie Odom Jr. sets up third Bryan Series to be a hit

Leslie Odom Jr. Bryan Series
November 10, 2017

Leslie Odom Jr.’s career exploded in 2015 when Hamilton premiered on Broadway. Combining a traditional Broadway atmosphere with hip-hop songs and a historical storyline, the show gained a massive following...

Lisa Genova uses novels to educate on neurological disorders

Lisa Genova, author of “Still Alice,” signs copies of her book at the Q&A session held in the Carnegie Room in Hege Library on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017.// Photo by Julia Martins de Sa/The Guilfordian
October 27, 2017

Entertaining a captivated audience, Lisa Genova spoke about the many challenges and accomplishments she faced in her career shift from a neuroscientist to an award-winning author. For the second Bryan...

Bryan Series starts off with Jill and Joe Biden at the Coliseum

Courtney Gardner ‘18 hugs Vice President Joe Biden during the small student session that happened before the main event. Students of Guilford College’s Political Science department got a chance to meet Jill and Joe Biden before they took the Coliseum stage.// Photos by Abigail Bekele/The Guilfordian
September 22, 2017

“The greatest sin anyone can commit is the abuse of power, and the greatest abuse of power is segregation,” said Joe Biden, former Vice President of the United States, at the Greensboro Coliseum...

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