Office of the President

Guilford Graduates, ‘Forever Begin’

I remember vividly my college graduation day, the culmination of four years of unprecedented challenge and growth. And on that day, surrounded by my parents, family and grandmother, full of all I had…

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Women March on at Guilford

The talented young women attending Guilford College continually amaze me. Our recent President’s Dinner honoring College benefactors offered more delightful evidence of their diverse gifts — a future…

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Time to Walk Out and Step Up

Columbine. Sandy Hook. Parkland. Year after year, the horrific school shootings keep coming and we do nothing to stop them. We mourn, we pray, we cry out in anger — but we change nothing. America’s…

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Holding Florida Students in the Light

The Guilford College community is holding those who have been touched by the tragic killings in Parkland, Fla., in the Light. We mourn for students, parents, faculty and staff of Marjory Stoneman…

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Is Love Really All You Need?

When Friends Center Director Wess Daniels asked me to say a few words about love at our Guilford LOVE Valentine event, the Beatles first came to mind:

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Black History Beckons Us to Be Better

I’m excited to see a world of talent being showcased at Guilford during Black History Month. Today, student performers representing more than 10 countries and languages shared their impressive…

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