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East Carolinian Editor-in-Chief speaks on the firing of school’s media adviser (exclusive)

August 6, 2013

by Carlton Purvis

Death and Taxes Magazine

 

East Carolina University has yet to provide a reason it fired Paul Isom, the school's student media director. His firing comes two months after the student paper published a full-frontal photo of a streaker who took the field during a Nov. 8 football game. Isom had been advising student media since 1994 and at ECU since 2008...

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East Carolinian Editor-in-Chief speaks on the firing of school’s media adviser (exclusive)

January 11, 2012

East Carolina University has yet to provide a reason it fired Paul Isom, the school's student media director. His firing comes two months after the student paper published a full-frontal photo of a streaker who took the field during a Nov. 8 football game. Isom had been advising student media since 1994 and at ECU since 2008...