Mission Statement

The fundamental purpose of The Sewanee Purple, the student-run newspaper of Sewanee: The University of the South, is to bring awareness to students, faculty, and community members of daily life and special events at the college and to investigate matters that concern the welfare and enlightenment of the larger community. The journalists, photographers, and editors of The Sewanee Purple are pledged to reporting news with clarity, impartiality, and integrity.