About

The Daily Mississippian is run entirely by students at the University of Mississippi who put in many hours to produce an interesting, factual account of the happenings both on campus and affecting it.

Editor-in-Chief:  Logan Kirkland

loganLogan Kirkland is a senior journalism major and the 2015-2016 editor-in-chief for The Daily Mississippian. He has worked with The DM since his sophomore year as a reporter and editor. The EIC position oversees all publication of The Daily Mississippian and the many students who produce it.

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@captiankirk_


Managing Editor: Clara Turnage

ClaraClara Turnage is a junior journalism major and the 2015-2016 managing editor for The Daily Mississippian. Clara has been working with The DM since she was a freshman as a reporter and editor. The managing editor makes the final reviews to copy before it goes to print.

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@ClaraBoldlyGoes


Copy Chief: Tori Wilson

Tori

Tori Wilson is a senior English major and the 2015-2016 copy chief for The Daily Mississippian. Tori has been working for The DM since 2014 as a reporter and copy editor. The copy chief revises copy, ensuring it follows rules of grammar, syntax and AP style.

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News Editors:

bananaLana Ferguson

Lana Ferguson is a sophomore journalism major and the 2015-2016 assistant news editor for The Daily Mississippian. Lana has been working with The DM since she was a freshman as a reporter. She enjoys everything coffee, adventure, and sarcasm.

@thelanabanana

 

Drew

Drew Jansen

Drew Jansen is a senior International Studies and Arabic major and a 2015-2016 news editor for the Daily Mississippian. Drew began working with the DM as a reporter when he was a junior.

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Assistant News editor:

lizLizzie McIntosh

Lizzie is sophomore journalism major from Atlanta.

 

 


Opinion Editor
holyHolly Baer is a senior religion major from Flowood, Mississippi. The Opinion editor manages a writing staff and produces daily content.

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Lifestyles Editors:

ZoeZoe McDonald

Zoe McDonald is a junior journalism major and a 2015-2016 lifestyles editor for The Daily Mississippian. She has been writing for The DM since she was a sophomore, and she assigns and edits stories for the lifestyles section of the paper.

@Zoe_Katherine

 

mKKenna

McKenna Wierman

McKenna Wierman is a junior journalism major and 2015-2016 co-editor of the lifestyles section at The Daily Mississippian. McKenna has been working with the DM since her freshman year as a reporter. As a lifestyles editor, she assigns and edits stories for her section of the paper.

@wierman_m @livnlikeabandit

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Sports Editor: 

CollinCollin Brister

Collin is a senior journalism major. The sports editor handles the coverage of all sporting events and manages a staff of many writers.

 

 


Online Editor:

ashely

 

Ashley Gamble

Ashley is a senior Integrated Marketing Communications major form Cincinnati, Ohio. The Online editor posts stories online, produces multimedia content and manages the online staff.

 


Photo Editor:

Photo Editors:

ArielAriel Cobbert

Ariel is a sophomore journalism major from Hattiesburg and has worked with The Daily Mississippian since her freshman year. The assistant photo editor is responsible for going to shoots and contributing to the organization of the photo section.

@cameragirl_

 

Cameron Brooks

Cameron is a freshman integrated marketing communications major from Houston, Texas.

@cam_br00ks

 


 

Designers:

CarolineCaroline Callaway

Caroline is a senior journalism major and has worked with The Daily Mississippian since her junior year.

 

 

haydenHayden Benge

Hayden is a freshman journalism major. This is her first year working with The Daily Mississippian.

 

 

 


Cartoonists:

Jake

 

Jake Thrasher

Jake is a sophomore biochem major from Birmingham, Alabama.

@justthrashin

 

caraCara Keyser

Cara is a sophomore Chinese major from Jackson.