We’re hiring a director of the 1893 Brand Studio

The DTH Media Corp. is now accepting applications for the director of the 1893 Brand Studio.  See here for PDF version Job summary The Director of 1893 Brand Studio, a student-powered communications agency, is employed by the nonprofit DTH Media Corp. and will work with the General Manager to develop and train the studio’s student […]

Join us at the 129th DTH Birthday!

Join us in Chapel Hill for the DTH’s 129th Birthday and Alumni Homecoming Sponsored by The DTH’s 129th Birthday is scheduled for Friday, February 25 – Saturday, February 26. Join us for happy hour and trivia at Linda’s before an exciting weekend of panels with industry experts and DTH alumni, a celebratory dinner at The Graduate Hotel, and an after-party […]


Courtney Mitchell will be the new general manager of DTH Media Co.

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Courtney Mitchell will be the next general manager of DTH Media Co., the 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that houses The Daily Tar Heel and 1893 Brand Studio.  Mitchell graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill in 2001. She brings nearly twenty years of public relations and communications experience to the role, where she will be […]

Student Leaders 2021-22

Meet the three students leading The Daily Tar Heel, 1893 Brand Studio in 2021-22

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – The Daily Tar Heel, UNC-Chapel Hill’s independent student newspaper, and its marketing agency, 1893 Brand Studio, recently announced new student leadership for the upcoming 2021-22 academic year: Rising senior Praveena Somasundaram will be editor-in-chief of The Daily Tar Heel. Rising junior Adam Lucek will be the advertising director. Rising senior Jake […]

Schedule for DTH 127th birthday celebration

Register Here by Feb. 16!! Schedule of Events Friday, Feb. 21 2-5 p.m. Open House The Daily Tar Heel offices, 109 E. Franklin St. Suite 210 Get a tour of the DTH offices, offer resume/portfolio critiques to current students and get a professional headshot from the 1893 Brand Studio team. Birthday cake will be served. […]

How the OC Report is aiming to be Orange County’s first choice for local coverage

A conversation with City & State Editor Anna Pogarcic and OC Report Senior Writer Lauren Talley about working on the OC Report and their desire to serve the Orange County community outside of the university.                What has been your favorite part of creating the OC Report?  Our favorite […]

We’re hiring: Come help us build the future of the free press!

Giving and Donor Engagement Specialist Part-time position Job summary Come help us build the future of the free press! The Daily Tar Heel is the nonprofit independent student newsroom at UNC-Chapel Hill. Every day, the student journalists, account executives and media makers at the DTH tell important stories (including the ones powerful people would prefer […]

Student Leaders for the 2019-20 academic year selected

UNC-Chapel Hill’s independent student newspaper, The Daily Tar Heel, and its communications agency, 1893 Brand Studio, announced new student leadership for the 2019-2020 academic year. Rising seniors Maddy Arrowood and Tyler Pollack will assume the roles of editor-in-chief and advertising director, respectively, of The Daily Tar Heel, and rising senior Molly Looman will serve as […]

It’s #savestudentnewsrooms day

Dear DTH Alumni and friends, It’s one of those beautiful April days in Chapel Hill, when anything seems possible. So, on #savestudentnewsrooms day, I’m asking you all to help The Daily Tar Heel save itself. It’s been another tough year for the financial models that support student journalism, nationwide. The ad revenue that supports many […]