The Blue Banner

The Student Voice of UNC Asheville

The Blue Banner

The Blue Banner



The Blue Banner is UNC Asheville’s student-run newspaper. We publish every week online and will have two print editions throughout the semester.

Through truthful and ethical journalism, we commit ourselves to elevating the student voice of UNC Asheville and proudly serve as the community’s designated forum for free speech.


Editorial Board

Jemima Malote Editor-in-Chief[email protected]

Aaron Mathey Multimedia Editor[email protected]

Ashley Tysiac Sports Editor – [email protected]

Grace Gosinanont  – Arts & Features Editor – [email protected]

Celestine J. EppsAssistant Arts & Features Editor – [email protected]

Kevin McCall – News Editor – [email protected]

Jeannine Krug – Social Media Editor[email protected]

Jernigan Neighbors – Advertising manager – [email protected]

Michael Gouge – Faculty Adviser – [email protected]


Get involved in the newspaper! Your voice is part of the student voice; come have it be heard. For more information, click here.