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Thursday, October 06, 2022

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The Daily Cardinal

2142 Vilas Communication Hall

821 University Avenue

Madison, Wis. 53706-1497

(608) 262-8000 - Fax (608) 262-8100

The Daily Cardinal is online every day, published in print each Thursday and distributed at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and in the surrounding community with a circulation of 10,000.

The Cardinal is a nonprofit organization run by its staff members and elected editors. It receives no funds from the university and is completely independent. Operating revenue is generated from advertising and subscription sales.

The Cardinal was founded in 1892 by William Wesley Young who named the paper after UW-Madison's official colors, cardinal and white. 

Capital Newspapers, Inc. is the Cardinal's printer. The Daily Cardinal is printed on recycled paper. The Cardinal is a member of the  Associated Collegiate Press and the Wisconsin Newspaper Association. 

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Contact Information

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To contact a specific person, please see the list below.

Editorial Staff

Editor-In-Chief - x211

Sophia Vento

Managing Editor - x212

Jessica Sonkin

News Manager 

Hope Karnopp

Campus Editor 

Alison Stecker

College Editor 

Anthony Trombi

City Editor 

Charlie Hildebrand

State Editor

Tyler Katzenberger

Associate Editor

Ellie Bourdo

Features Editor

Annabella Rosciglione

Special Pages Editor

Zoe Bendoff

Podcast Director

Elena Price

Opinion Editors

Priyanka Vasavan and Ethan Wollins

Editorial Board Chair

Em-J Krigsman

Editorial Board

Em-J Krigsman, Anupras Mohapatra, Jessica Sonkin, Sophia Vento, Ethan Wollins

Arts Editors

Jeffrey Brown and Hannah Ritvo

Sports Editors

Donnie Slusher and Cole Wozniak

The Beet Editor

Mackenzie Moore

Life & Style Editor

Sophie Walk

Science Editor

Julia Wiessing

Photo Editor

Drake White-Bergey

Graphics Editors

Jennifer Schaller and Madi Sherman

Copy Chiefs

Kodie Engst and Ella Gorodetzky

Business Staff

Business Manager - x205

Asher Anderson and Brandon Sanger

Advertising Managers - x201

Noal Basil and Sydney Hawk

Marketing Director

Mason Waas

Social Media Manager

Clare McManamon

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