The President's Blog

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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Dream-Building Alliance

This week I had the distinct privilege of joining a select group of higher-education leaders around the country in launching the Presidents’ Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration. Our aim is…

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A Tax Bill Students Can’t Afford

Making higher education affordable and accessible to all should always be a national priority. But a dangerous tax bill looming in Washington ignores that imperative by dealing a severe economic blow…

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What #metoo Compels Us to Do

There is no end to disturbing revelations about sexual assault and harassment at the hands of influential men. What has simmered unchecked as a too-often hidden or trivialized societal malady for…

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Moore Book Lessons

Seemingly every week we are confronted with increasingly painful illustrations of the violent hatred, systemic racism and oppression that persist in America. Just check your morning news feeds…

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We Must Respond With Love

This week’s Unity March at Guilford College represents just one small step on what remains a long, difficult journey to create greater equality, justice, peace and togetherness in America. Our…

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