Newsmakers: As a student inspired by political unrest in the 70s, Jim Morin began drawing cartoons for The Daily Orange. Today, he's a two-time Pulitzer winner.
In April, Jim Morin won the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for editorial cartooning — a victory Morin said would not have been possible without The Daily Orange. Read more »
With a strategic plan in place and a digital operation in full force, Alexa Díaz hopes to build on The D.O.'s lengthy history of success while best preparing staffers for the industry today. Read more »
While at The D.O., Stephen Cohen worked as a reporter, a copy editor and the editorial editor. Read more »
Tiffany Lankes (’03) was named editor-in-chief her sophomore year at Syracuse University and headed the paper during the 9/11 terrorist attacks. As an alumna, Lankes spent three years serving on The D.O. Board of Directors from 2011 to 2014 and is now president of The Daily Orange Alumni Association. Read more »
Newsmakers: Embracing change led Mike Fazioli on a two-decade adventure to the mastheads of Car and Driver and Road and Track magazines
Mike Fazioli started at The Daily Orange as a staff writer on the track and field beat. Now he's the managing editor of Hearst’s Car and Driver and Road and Track magazines. Read more »
Díaz: After one of the largest Paloozas in the event's 15-year history, current staffers are left with a newfound motivation and appreciation for The DO
Alexa Díaz, current managing editor of The D.O., reflects on D.O. Palooza 2017 and the ways in which The D.O. staff was inspired by the 51 alumni who came back to 744 Ostrom Avenue for the annual event. Read more »
DO Palooza’s origin story: How some trouble and a joke spawned The Daily Orange's treasured alumni weekend
Palooza is a traditional event for both D.O. staffers and alumni. But did you know its origins? Read about how a little trouble led to the mixer. Please join us for this year's D.O. Palooza, held March 3-5 in Syracuse. Get details for the event here, join the event on Facebook for last-minute updates and RSVP to editor in chief Justin Mattingly at firstname.lastname@example.org. Read more »
Josh Barnett, a former D.O. sports editor, has worked as the director of content for USA Today’s high school sports since 2012. Read more »
Newsmakers: DO alumna Jen McCaffrey on navigating the male-dominated field of sportswriting: 'You have to take them down a notch'
Jen McCaffrey (‘10) is the only woman on the Red Sox beat in 2017 as she heads into her third season covering the team for MassLive.com. Read more »
Chris Snow, a former D.O. sports editor, reflects on the course of his career and how he came to be the director of hockey analytics for the Calgary Flames. Read more »
How DO alumnus Michael Kranish and The Washington Post took a new approach to the presidential candidate biography with 'Trump Revealed'
Michael Kranish (‘79), hopes readers will use "Trump Revealed" to reflect on Donald Trump’s past and the ways in which he makes decisions during the course of his presidency. Read more »
Rose Ciotta's biggest priority for the revamped Daily Orange Alumni Association is to bolster its mentoring opportunities, both for students and alumni. Read more »
DO alumnus and Tully Center Director Roy Gutterman shares tips and predictions for a free press under Trump
Daily Orange alumnus Roy Gutterman, the director of the Tully Center for Free Speech at the Newhouse School, talks press freedom during the Trump presidency and gives suggestions for how journalists should cover Trump. Read more »
Marwa Eltagouri, a former news editor, reflects on her time working as a reporter for the Chicago Tribune in 2016. Read more »
Meet Greg Bishop (‘02), an alumni representative on The Daily Orange Alumni Association Board of Directors who covers the NFL for Sports Illustrated. Read more »