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The Daily Tar Heel is currently celebrating the 127th year of publication
Readership Buying Power
UNC's employee payroll is more than $1.3 billion annually.
UNC students have an aggregate disposable income of $6.8 million a month after all their regular expenses have been paid.*
Recognized four times nationally since 1999 as the best college newspaper advertising operation.
Awarded the National Pacemaker Award eight times since 1990 recognizing top college daily news operations.
Inducted in 2014 into the Associated Collegiate Press Hall of Fame for cumulative Pacemaker wins.
Impressive Roots & Traditions
The DTH launched the careers of many distinguished alumni, including Charles Kuralt, Lou Harris, Jonathan Yardley, Peter Gammons, Cole Campbell, Peter Wallsten, Mary Junck, Thanassis Cambanis, Rolfe Neill, Hugh Stevens, Larry Keith, Thomas Wolfe, Walter Spearman, Susan Miller Fulton, Alan Murray, Edwin Yoder, Karen Jurgensen, Jonathan Daniels, Rob Nelson and many others.
*MORI Research and Consulting.
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