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Collection Description:

Greensboro College's student newspaper, The Collegian, began publication in January of 1926. The newspaper collection contains extant copies up to the present. The student newspapers contain useful and interesting information about what life was like at the College and what the students of the time were thinking about. Included in this project are selected articles from the newspaper that document attitudes about integration from the 1950s, civil rights activities in Greensboro during the 1960s, the integration of the school in the 1970s, and the activities and opinions African American students.

For more information about Greensboro College’s Newspaper Collection, please consult the Brock Museum’s website.

Repository: Greensboro College


Items from this collection included in the CRG digital archive

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Item thumbnail image Group Polls Students On Integration; Compares GC with Duke, Deacons
Date: May 5, 1960
By: Henry Macfarlane, Jr.
From: Collegian
This May 5, 1960 article published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian presents the results of a Greensboro College student poll regarding whether...
Item thumbnail image Around the Cracker Barrel
Date: September 23, 1960
By: Edward H. Bryant, Jr.
From: Collegian
This September 23, 1960 op-ed article in The Collegian, Greensboro College's student newspaper, gives Ed Bryant's views on the Kennedy administration, labor, the Democra...
Item thumbnail image Silent South: Part One
Date: December 2, 1960
By: Carolee Wood
From: Collegian
This December 2, 1960 op-ed article by Carolee Wood was the first of a three part series published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian. In this se...
Item thumbnail image Silent South: Part Two
Date: December 16, 1960
By: Carolee Wood
From: Collegian
This December 16, 1960 op-ed article by Carolee Wood was the second of a three part series published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian. In this ...
Item thumbnail image Silent South: Part Three
Date: February 3, 1961
By: Carolee Wood
From: Collegian
This February 3, 1961 op-ed article by Carolee Wood was the third of a three part series published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian. In this ar...
Item thumbnail image Around the Cracker Barrel
Date: February 24, 1961
By: Edward H. Bryant, Jr.
From: Collegian
This February 24,1961 op-ed article in The Collegian, Greensboro College's student newspaper, gives Ed Bryant's opinion of the 1960 Greensboro sit-ins. Between 1960 and ...
Item thumbnail image Meakins Discusses Integration
Date: December 8, 1967
By: unknown
From: Collegian
This December 8, 1967 article published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, summarizes an informal discussion held by the head of the school Dep...
Item thumbnail image Support Your Fellow Men
Date: February 23, 1968
By: unknown
From: Collegian
This February 23, 1968 editorial published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, calls for support of the protests which had erupted in response to...
Item thumbnail image Civil Rights
Date: March 8, 1968
By: Joe Volpe, Jr.
From: Collegian
In this March 8, 1968 op-ed article published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, Joe Volpe reminds readers about Greensboro's past involvement ...
Item thumbnail image He Had A Dream
Date: April 12, 1968
By: Craig H. Falor
From: Collegian
In this April 12, 1968 op-ed article published in the Greensboro College student newspaper, The Collegian, Craig Falor provides a quick biography of Dr. Martin Luther Ki...