The Guilfordian

Guilford hosts second annual Shifting Worlds institute

Latinx singer-songwriter, Quilla, performed personal pieces addressing migration.

Kathryn Hurst, Features Editor

May 29, 2020

On Friday, Jan. 17, Guilford’s Gilmer Room was host to the second annual institute “Shifting Worlds: Displacement and Forced Migration in Modern Times.” The conference, sponsored in collaboration with Elon University and UNCG, brought together a wide range of speakers to address immigration and...

WQFS concert fusion of punk and funk

Lana Heltzel, Editor-in-Chief

November 11, 2019

When one thinks of Guilford’s community center by the south and north apartments, they probably would not imagine narrowly avoiding an elbow careening into their face in the midst of a mosh pit, punk blaring in the background. But on Friday, Oct. 4, the community center was host to a similar scene. WQ...

Limebike use continues to grow

LimeBikes on Guilford College

DaeQuan Fitzgerald, Managing Editor

April 13, 2018

Since LimeBike’s founding last year, more than 1 million riders have used a LimeBike, according to the company’s year-end report. LimeBike is a dockless bike-sharing program intended to facilitate transportation on college campuses. On Oct. 11, 2017, LimeBikes were introduced to Guilford at the...

Opportunities Fair connects students

Guilford College Opportunities Fair 2018

Jasmin Whitsett, Staff Writer

April 13, 2018

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...

Black Theology panel gives new perspective on Faith

Ayah Khalifa (left), Rev. Brandon Wrencher, Casey Thomas and Rev. Mykal Slack spoke as panelists at the Black Power/Black Theology event in the Community Center on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2018.//Photo by Julia Martins de Sa/The Guilfordian

Jonah Selom, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018

On Thursday, Feb. 8, Guilford community members gathered for a panel on black theology. Panelists included board member of the Renaissance Community Cooperative Casey Thomas ’10, University of North Carolina at Greensboro graduate Ayah Khalifa, vice chair of the Justice and Reconciliation Team in...

On-site service celebrates MLK

University of North Carolina at Greensboro junior Caressa Wilson begins working on a suncatcher which will be given to the Children’s Home Society along with others made during the 2018 MLK Day of Service. Photo By Praveena Somasundaram/The Guilfordian

Praveena Somasundaram, Features Editor

January 19, 2018

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’” It was a question posed by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in 1957 during a speech in Montgomery, Alabama. A civil rights activist and leader, King consistently encouraged people to engage in service. Now, almost...

Noose shakes multiple campuses in Greensboro

Finn Williamson, Senior Writer

December 1, 2017

On Nov. 7, the Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering, a collaboration between North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, was host to an unpleasant reminder of the past in the form of a noose found on campus. Campus police from...

“She Kills Monsters” slays in Sternberger

Tanetta Kelley, Staff Writer

November 17, 2017

The laughs of the audience during the second performance of Guilford’s production of “She Kills Monsters” rang loud through the Sternberger Auditorium on Saturday, Nov. 11. Attendees, like Jack Campbell, appreciated the play’s emphasis on geek culture and its incorporation of humor. “I...

LimeBike gets its training wheels on campus

LimeBikes come to Guilford College campus

Laura Hay, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

Getting around Guilford is getting easier, and it’s all because of the many bright green LimeBikes parked around campus. LimeBike is a bike-sharing program that aims to facilitate on-campus transportation. Unlike most bike-sharing programs, LimeBike requires no fixed docking stations. And unlike...