Current DA Staff
News DepartmentThe News Department is lead by News Editor Joe Severino. To contact the News Department or share a news tip or breaking news:
Sports DepartmentThe Sports Department is lead by Sports Editor John Lowe and Asst. Sports Editor Matt Gold. To contact the Sports Department or share a sports tip or score update:
Opinion SectionThe Opinion Section is lead by Opinion & Outreach Editor Hannah Williams. To reach the Opinions Section:
Letters & Guest Columns SubmissionsLetters to the Editor are to be no more than 300 words signed with a name and title. Guest columns are to be no more than 500 words with a name and title.
Email your letters to the editor and guest columns to DANewsroom@mail.wvu.edu.
Culture/Chill DepartmentThe Culture, Lifestyles, and Chill sections are lead by Culture Editor Cody Nespor and Asst. Culture Editor Rachel Johnson. To contact the Culture Department:
Pet of the Day Photo SubmissionsWe love pet photos! Submit your pet photo by filling out this form, and we might choose yours to feature your pet in print and online!
Corrections & ClarificationsThe Daily Athenaeum is committed to accuracy. As a student-run organization, The DA is a learning laboratory where students are charged with the same responsibilities as professional reporters, editors, photographers, production, delivery and sales staff. We encourage our readers and the West Virginia University community to let us know when they believe we have fallen short. The DA will promptly research and determine whether a correction or clarification is appropriate. If so, the correction will appear in the same media (print or online) the error appear. Corrections will be appended to all archived content.
The DA Takedown PolicyThe DA is the student newspaper of record for West Virginia University and is editorially independent from the University. The DA’s mission is to serve as a historical record of the news and events of the West Virginia University community. Therefore, the DA generally does not remove the DA’s created content from its website (www.theDAonline.com), including its online archives. In case of a factual error, the DA’s created content will be corrected and updated with an editor’s note, but not removed.
If you feel there is a factual error regarding an article, column, photo or other material created by the Da please submit your formal request 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)any supporting documents. Requests should be submitted to DANewsroom@mail.wvu.edu.
Advertising & ClassifiedsTo contact our sales department, please call (304) 293-4141 xt. 1 for issues relating to classified, display and Web advertising.
To email our sales department your ad, email DA-Ads@mail.wvu.edu
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