The Stanford Daily
is the student-run
, independent daily newspaper
serving Stanford University
. The Daily
is distributed throughout campus and the surrounding community of Palo Alto, California
, United States
. It has published since the University was founded in 1892.
The paper publishes weekdays during the academic year. Unlike many other campus publications, it enjoys a wide circulation
of 8,000 and is distributed at 500 locations throughout the Stanford campus, including dormitory dining hall
, and in the city of Palo Alto. In addition to the daily newspaper, the Daily
publishes two weekly supplements: Intermission
, a weekly pullout entertainment section, and Cardinal Today
, a weekly sports "outsert" during football and basketball seasons. The Daily
also published several special issues every year: The Orientation Issue, Big Game Issue,
and The Commencement Issue.
In the fall of 2008, the paper's offices relocated from the Storke Publications Building to the newly constructed Lorry I. Lokey Stanford Daily Building, near the recently renovated Old Student Union.
The paper began as a small student publication called The Daily Palo Alto
serving the Palo Alto area and the University. It "has been Stanford's only news outlet operating continuously since the birth of the University."Fischer, Joannie, , Stanford Magazine
, March/April 2003
In the late 1960s and early 1970s, as baby......