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Mission Statement

The Daily Gamecock’s mission is to inform, seek the truth and inspire through our reporting on issues that face the Carolina community.

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Editorial Staff


Erin Slowey

Managing Editors

Rita Naidu

Nick Sullivan

Creative Director

Vanessa Purpura


Kira Norwood, director

Giselle Broughton, assistant director

Sam Fricano, assistant director


Sabrina Hampton, director

Nicole Frazer, assistant director

Copy Desk

Makayla Hansen, chief

Emma Dooling, assistant chief


Kailee Kokes, editor

Olivia McLucas, editor

Robbie Greenwald,  assistant editor


Christine Bartruff, editor

Tyler Fedor, editor

Kailey Cota, assistant editor

Jack Bingham, senior writer

Arts and Culture

Lily Shahida, editor

Natalie Hunt, assistant editor


Collin Speicher, editor

Michael Sauls, editor

Faith Worrell, senior writer


Stephanie Allen, editor

Student Media Staff

Student Media Director

Sarah Scarborough

Assistant Director of Student Media

Sydney Patterson

Advertising Director

Patrick DiDomenico

Faculty Adviser

Michelle LaRoche

Creative Services

Molly Collins

Julia Linthicum

Meredith Price

Emily Schoonover

Meagen Sigmon

Advertising Representatives

Lauren Busman

Barron Coleman

Brittany Harrelson

Glenn Johnson

Emily McLendon

Victoria Powers

Silvia Ramirez

Ariel Whitmire