is an independent, 19,500-circulation daily The Daily Iowan student newspaper serving Iowa City and the University of Iowa community. It has consistently won a number of collegiate journalism awards, including multiple National Pacemaker Awards, and is generally regarded as one of the finest student newspapers in the country.
The Daily Iowan is available on five platforms, those of which include print, online, TV, iPhone, and iPad. As of June 2013, The Daily Iowan has been regarded as the largest college newspaper in the country.
George Gallup, creator of the Gallup poll, served as editor of The Daily Iowan in the early 1920s. The newspaper's publisher is William Casey, who has served in the post since 1976. He is credited with starting the newspaper's scholarship program for talented future journalists, who have since worked at news agencies such as
The Associated Press, , The New York Times , The Wall Street Journal , The St. Petersburg Times , The Dallas Morning News , The Star Tribune , The Des Moines Register , ESPN USA Today, and SPIN Magazine . On December 11, 2011, The Times-Picayune The Daily Iowan endorsed 2012 Republican Presidential candidate Ron Paul. [1 ]
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