The Guilfordian

Wilcox talks Quakerism and the Prophetic Tradition

Natalie Whitmeyer, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019

On Thursday, April 4, from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. in Founders Hall West Gallery, JM Ward Visitor Ashley Wilcox led a meeting on Quakerism and the Prophetic Tradition. Wilcox is a recorded Quaker minister and the founder of the Church of Mary Magdalene in Atlanta, Georgia. The meeting started off with a...

Renovations continue at Guilford

Renovations continue at Guilford

Ethan Santana, Staff Writer

April 5, 2019

Even as Guilford begins to wrap up the 2018-2019 academic year, renovations and campus-improvement projects around campus are still in full swing. From residence hall revamps to dining hall improvements to the reintroduction of a coffee shop, Guilford’s campus living spaces continue to be updated and...

Interfaith Open House connects community

Anna Gamez, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018

In the gathering area of the Friends Center, located in the Eva Campbell House, Guilford students, faculty and staff members joined for the Interfaith Open House on Thursday, Nov. 29. Energy was high at the event, as hot cocoa, coffee and cookies were served from 3:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m. and attendees were...

Coffee shop will replace the Hut

Zain Hameed and Brendan Shoemaker

November 30, 2018

2018 has been a significant year for renovations and campus-improvement projects at Guilford, and The Hut is no exception. Located west of Founders Hall, The Hut is currently undergoing renovations and is set to reopen as Rachel’s Rose Cottage in April, replacing the house of campus ministries with...

Guilford College News in Brief

Guilford College News in Brief

Hannah Shoemaker, News Editor

March 16, 2018

Black Student Union hosts N-word discussion As one of Guilford’s final events in celebration of Black History Month, on Feb. 26 the Black Student Union hosted a presentation and discussion about both the historical complexities of the N-word. The event was facilitated by Vice President for Diversity, Equit...

Meeting sets stage for changes

Meeting sets stage for changes

Finn Williamson, Senior Writer

March 16, 2018

With the Guilford Edge set to shake up Guilford, the Board of Trustees met on Feb. 23 and 24 to discuss the progress and implementation of the Edge, as well as the developments of other Guilford projects and committees. “I am pleased to share that the Board of Trustees has officially endorsed the ...

In Memoriam: Remembering Devin, Bill, and Jeff

Beatriz Caldas, Managing Editor

February 10, 2017

“May we have the grace to see, despite the hurt of rupture, the searing of anger, and the empty disappointment, that whoever we have loved, such love can never quench.” Wess Daniels, director of Friends Center, read a part of John O’Donohue’s prayer “For lost friends” on Feb. 1 in ...

Dialogue promotes integrity, openness

Dialogue promotes integrity, openness

Meghana Iragavarapu, Features Editor

September 8, 2016

On Aug. 1, Guilford College held its first “Dialogue on Diversity and Inclusion.” As a three-part series, these dialogue serve to offer a safe space for students, faculty and staff to listen and communicate about power, privilege and oppression. “The conversation … really began when the...

We must stay together during crisis

José Oliva, Staff Writer

November 6, 2015

This article is the final article of a series highlighting synergy at Guilford and areas where we need to grow as an institution. In previous articles, I have highlighted how Guilford is changing the world through initiatives to solve issues like education, access to food and refugee resettlement. We have c...