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A look at the Underground Railroad Tree in the Guilford Woods

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Take a stroll through the Guilford Woods with James Shields and you might find some amazing things.

“What you would have found here would’ve been pine — pine tree thickets,” says Shields, of what the area would have looked like 150 or more years ago. 500 more words

Buckley Report

Program at Guilford College helps Latino, international students find path to college

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Irving Zavaleta created a program at Guilford College that is changing lives.

“The first conference, we had 93 students and this past conference, they had more than 250 students and about 70 parents,” Zavaleta said. 357 more words

Community Foundation

@GuilfordCollege #MLCarr January 29

I started the Coach4aday blog in 2014 and have done daily posts on one topic for each year. In 2014 my daily posts were on the… 1,267 more words

A Friend Of A Friend

Guilford College professor starts 'Every Campus a Refuge' program to help refugees

GREENSBORO, N.C. — There are tens of millions of refugees worldwide. What can any one person do?

Diya Abdo’s answer is simple.

“You have to start somewhere,” she says. 257 more words

Buckley Report

Fifty years ago

It is early spring in 1967, I’m in college and the country is heading toward the Summer of Love, and in my Shakespeare class we have just been given a pop quiz on, I think, … 1,843 more words

Guilford College facing acutest issues of social change in forthright, creative ways

Interesting to see how Guilford College President Jane Fernandes’ most recent post at her blog, Jane’s Friendly View, “What #metoo Compels Us to Do” parallels the core theme of Guilford creative writing professor Mylène Dressler’s new novel,  78 more words