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State College Meeting members show off their new solar panels. Courtesy of State College Friends.

News, January 2016

Protests at Guilford College for a safer campus After many protests, escalating events, and death threats at the University of Missouri, almost 200 students, staff, and faculty at the Quaker-founded Guilford College gathered on November 12, 2015, to both stand in solidarity with student protesters at the University of Missouri as well as present a list of demands to Guilford’s leadership. The protest came after four days of lectures and events related to the #BlackLivesMatter movement that was organized by students. Afterward, the college took credit in a controversial marketing video. Another protest was held on November 20🔒

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