The Daily Gamecock is the editorially independent student newspaper at the University of South Carolina. The print version is published Mondays during the fall and spring semesters and online during the summer, with the exception of university holidays and exam periods. Dailygamecock.com is your online source for The Daily Gamecock's coverage of all things USC. Check us out on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for news updates around the clock.

Opinions expressed in The Daily Gamecock are those of the editors or author and not those of the University of South Carolina. Unsigned editorials represent the majority opinion of the editorial board and are the official opinion of the newspaper.

With a circulation of 5,000, The Daily Gamecock is one of South Carolina's largest non-daily newspapers, according to the South Carolina Press Association. It has been publishing since 1908.

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The Daily Gamecock Editorial Staff


Genna Contino

Managing Editors

Rita Naidu

Taylor Washington


Erin Slowey, director

Taylor Sharkey, director

Copy Desk

Makayla Hansen, chief

Anna Mock, chief


Zach McKinley, editor

Hannah Wade, assistant editor


Joseph Leonard, editor

Arts and Culture

Nick Sullivan, editor

Iggy Shuler, assistant editor


Joe McLean, editor

Silvia Ramirez, assistant editor


Clara Bergeson, editor 

Social Media

Stephanie Justice, editor 

Student Media Staff

Student Media Director

Sarah Scarborough

Assistant Director of Student Media

Sydney Patterson

Faculty Adviser

Michelle LaRoche

Creative Director

Edgar Santana

Advertising Manager

Patrick DiDomenico

Creative Services

Calista Berner

Abby Meyer

Emily Schoonover

Meagen Sigmon

Katie Slack

Grace Steptoe

Advertising Representatives

Vincent Arceo

Barron Coleman

Ariel Whitmire