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The East Carolinian.png
Type Bi-weekly Newspaper
Format Broadsheet
Owner East Carolina University
Founded 1925
Headquarters 100F Self Help Building Greenville, North Carolina 27858
Official website

The East Carolinian is the student newspaper of East Carolina University in Greenville, NC USA. It is entirely student-ran and independent from the university. The East Carolinian dates back to Dec. 1925. The ECU Student Media Board "provides oversight and direction to the student newspaper"[1] The newspaper has a circulation of 9,000 copies per issue in the Spring and Fall semesters and 5,000 copies per issue in the Summer. The newspaper comes out on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the Spring and Fall semesters and on Wednesdays in the Summer.



The East Carolinian prints coverage for its Tuesday and Thursday editions (in the Fall and Spring semesters) and Wednesday editions (in the Summer) on News, Features, Sports, Opinion, and Pirate Rants (the most popular section).


The East Carolinian goes to press two issues per week in the fall and spring semesters, and once a week during the summer. The newspaper is printed out by Cox NC Publications, Inc. / The Daily Reflector in Greenville, NC.

Editorial staff

  • Editor-in-Chief: Katelyn Crouse
  • News Editor: Carlton Purvis
  • Sports Editor: Jared Jackson
  • Opinion Editor: Andrea Robertson
  • Head Copy Editor: Samantha Eads

Professional staff

  • Adviser/Student Media Director: Paul Isom
  • Advertising Director: Genevia Hill
  • Office/Classifieds Manager: Jeffrey Jones


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