Welcome to the Daily Trojan, the student newspaper at the University of Southern California. The first edition of this paper was published in 1912, and over the course of its history the paper has served as the primary source of news and information for the USC campus readership. It has also been recognized for continuously […]

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Contacting the Daily Trojan is as easy as picking up the phone, connecting to the Internet or operating a fax machine. We always welcome story ideas, letters to the editor and guest editorials. Below is a list of important contact information: Online: dailytrojan.com Fax: (213) 740-5666 (Non-advertising material only) Advertising: (213) 740-2707, fax (213) 740-5701 […]


The Daily Trojan offers a variety of feeds so that you can keep up with the latest news and information for the USC community. Wondering what exactly a feed is?  Here’s a great article about feeds. RSS Main Feed Section-specific RSS Feeds: All Categories Classifieds Featured Lifestyle Film Games Music Reviews Theatre News Roundup Opinion […]

New Site

Welcome to the brand-new Daily Trojan website! We’re glad you could join us. Below, you’ll find an ongoing list of the new features and improvements we’ve made, or are soon to make, on this, our next-generation website. Please let us know your thoughts and ideas! New Features Featured Stories. Tags. Categories. Sub-categories exist under every […]

Letter to the Editor

Letter Policy Letters to the editor are welcomed on any topic related to USC or to the contents of the Daily Trojan. All materials submitted must be signed and include the writer’s name, year in school or position, major or department, USC identification number and a phone number and/or e-mail address where the writer may […]

Professional Staff

USC Student Publications Professional Staff Director of Student PublicationsMona H. Cravens Associate DirectorScott A. Smith Display Advertising ManagerDavid Khalaf Classified Advertising ManagerSheri Brundage Technology SpecialistJoel Zink Computer SystemsDarlene R. Hard Nighttime ProductionRonald P. Flores

Old General Information / Policies

Background and Editorial Policy The Daily Trojan is the student newspaper of the University of Southern California. It is a forum for student expression and is written, edited and managed by university students. The first edition of this newspaper was published in 1912, and over the course of its 97 years it has been recognized […]


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A Trojan Tradition

A Trojan Tradition Early Publications Student publications are perhaps the oldest ongoing tradition at the University of Southern California — older than athletics. While the first student publication dates to 1884, football didn’t have its start until 1888. The student body of USC founded a long succession of publications in its early days. They came […]