About The Daily Orange

The Daily Orange Corp.

744 Ostrom Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13210 USA

The Daily Orange, the independent campus newspaper of Syracuse, New York, will publish 125 issues during the 2015-16 academic year with a circulation of 6,000 copies, a readership of 20,000 and online circulation of about 280,000 during publishing months. The paper is published Monday through Thursday when school is in session and 12 Fridays before home football games and select basketball games. The paper is distributed free to more than 100 locations on and around the SU campus, including Armory Square, South Side, Hanover, City Courts, Westcott and Nottingham business areas. The editorial content of the paper, which originated in 1903 and went independent in 1971, is entirely student-run.

Mike Dooling, General Manager
Advertising Department

Business Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., during the Syracuse University school year. Summer hours are variable.

Editorial Staff: Spring 2016

The best way to contact editors is via email. Editors will then call you if applicable. We all check our email interminably. Seriously.

Editorial Office Hours: Sunday-Thursday, approx. 5 p.m. to midnight, depending on the times when Syracuse University is out of session or on break.

Management editor@dailyorange.com, 315-443-9798
Mara Corbett Editor in Chief
Justin Mattingly Managing Editor
News news@dailyorange.com
Alexa Torrens news editor
Michael Burke asst. news editor
Rachel Sandler asst. news editor
Sara Swann asst. news editor
Brigid Kennedy asst. copy editor
Satoshi Sugiyama asst. copy editor
Opinion opinion@dailyorange.com
Alexa Diaz editorial editor
Caroline Colvin asst. editorial editor
Pulp pulp@dailyorange.com
Rachel Gilbert feature editor
Kathryn Krawczyk feature editor
Alex Archambault asst. feature editor
Lizzie Michael asst. feature editor
Danny Mantooth asst. copy editor
Clare Ramirez asst. copy editor
Sports sports@dailyorange.com
Matt Schneidman sports editor
Chris Libonati asst. sports editor
Paul Schwedelson asst. sports editor
Sam Fortier asst. copy editor
Tomer Langer asst. copy editor
Photo photo@dailyorange.com
Riley Bunch photo editor
Zach Barlow asst. photo editor
Liam Sheehan asst. photo editor
Design design@dailyorange.com
Chloe Meister presentation director
Jordan Bowens design editor
Emma Comtois design editor
Matt Hankin design editor
Lucy Naland design editor
Kiran Ramsey design editor
Estella Xian design editor
Development editor@dailyorange.com
Annie Palmer development editor
Copy copy@dailyorange.com
Ali Linan copy chief
Web media@dailyorange.com
Jon Mettus digital editor
Nick Coggiola video editor
Jacob Gedetsis social media director
Brendan Winter web developer
Jordana Rubin web designer
Delaney Van Wey asst. news web editor
Alex Erdekian asst. feature web editor
Connor Grossman asst. sports web editor
Art/Comics comics@dailyorange.com
Devyn Passaretti head illustrator
Advertising ads@dailyorange.com
General business-related inquiries mdooling@dailyorange.com

Letter to the Editor Policy

To have a letter printed in The Daily Orange, please follow the guidelines listed below:

  • Limit your letter to 400 words.
  • Letters must be submitted by 4 p.m. the day prior to when you would like it to run. The D.O. cannot guarantee publication if it is submitted past the deadline.
  • Letters must be emailed to opinion@dailyorange.com.
  • Include your full name as well as your year and major, year of graduation or position on campus. If you are not affiliated with SU, please include your town of residence.
  • Include a phone number and email address where you can be reached. This is for verification purposes only and will not be printed.
  • Topics should pertain to the Syracuse area.

Thanks in advance for following these guidelines. The editors of The Daily Orange try their hardest to fit relevant letters in the paper, and guidelines allow us to do so.

Article Takedown Policy

The Daily Orange does not remove articles from its website without a compelling legal justification. The board of directors of The Daily Orange reserves the exclusive right to modify this policy without notice and as it deems necessary.

The Daily Orange is the newspaper of record for news created by or affecting the Syracuse University community. The Daily Orange’s staff believes dailyorange.com should reflect the contents of the print version of the publication as accurately as possible. We believe unnecessarily altering the contents of dailyorange.com would be a disservice to our readers and the communities we serve by preventing our online component from accurately documenting history as it happens.

If you feel there is a legal justification for the publication to take down an article, column or other material appearing on dailyorange.com, please submit your request in writing to the below address, including with your request 1) the name of the written work, 2) its author, 3) the date of publication, 4) a hyperlink to the online version, 5) the legal justification for taking the work down and 6) any supporting documents.

The Daily Orange
Re: Online article takedown request
744 Ostrom Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13210

The editor in chief will respond to requestors after examining takedown requests.


The Daily Orange is also a platform for discussion among our readers. We offer the platform for readers to comment on stories to further the discussion of the story topic. The Daily Orange Corp. reserves the right to remove comments that do not further that discussion, as determined my the Editor in Chief and Managing Editor, and also reserves the right to disable comments completely.

Board of Directors: Spring 2016

The Board of Directors governs The Daily Orange Corp. This board makes all major financial and other decisions directly pertaining to the success and longevity of The Daily Orange.

Board Members
Mara Corbett Editor in Chief
Justin Mattingly Managing Editor
Mike Dooling General Manager
Eric Forman alumnus
Dave Levinthal alumnus
Deb Gersh Hernandez alumna
Steve Kovach alumnus
Michelle Sczpanski student alumna
Connor Grossman asst. sports web editor
Jacob Gedetsis social media director
Max Burggraf IT Director
Lucy Sutphin Advertising Manager