The President's Blog

Recent Posts

  • For her service and leadership, Mamta Gurung has been recognized with the Community Impact Award from North Carolina Campus Compact.

    Student-Inspired Hope for 2017

    Posted January 9, 2017

    As we enter this new year with all our hopes and trepidations, I am heartened and inspired by the current generation of Guilford College students leading us into the future.

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  • Season's Greetings from President Jane Fernandes

    Posted December 16, 2016

    As we near the end of 2016, I want to take a moment to wish the Guilford College community a season of peace and light and a happy new year. Please enjoy this video, featuring the heartfelt sentiments of our students.

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  • President Jane Fernandes (from left) Fernando Jimenez '19, Jeniffer Gonzalez '19 and Herrison Chicas, UNC graduate and SLAM spoken word artist

    Sí Se Puede!

    Posted November 22, 2016

    I was thrilled to be part of the 10th Annual Soy Un Lìder (I am a Leader) conference at Guilford College this past weekend. We welcomed more than 300 Latinx and international students to campus, hoping to educate them about higher education access and affordability.

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  • What's Next for Our Country?

    Posted November 11, 2016

    At Guilford College, I am heartened to know that so many of our students passionately participated in the political process — with many casting votes for the very first time. They are gaining life-shaping insights as they begin to see first-hand the many challenges, benefits and complexities of democracy.

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  • Gorgeous fall colors reflect across the Guilford College Lake

    No Place Like Home

    Posted October 31, 2016

    I have lived in some beautiful, fascinating places—Hawaii, Massachusetts, Maryland and D.C. But North Carolina tops them all.

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