Profile: Narges Attaie
By Nathaniel Perlow, NewsNetNebraska
Junior broadcasting major Narges Attaie, 20, has found a passion for teaching. It attracted her as a student, when she spent a lot of time around younger children. Narges hopes to continue on this path by teaching English or Journalism.
Narges had no intention of becoming a journalist until her senior year at Lincoln Southwest High School. After discussing it with her parents, she declared journalism as her major. The idea of traveling the world to find stories and appearing on television sparked her interest.
After graduating, Narges plans on becoming a news anchor in a big media market or a sports commentator for ESPN, or writing for Cosmopolitan. Later in her career, Narges plans on earning her master’s degree so she can return to teach at UNL.
Narges recently traveled to California to visit San Diego and San Francisco. She likes the nice weather, topography, and cultural diversity. Narges would love to work in the cities.
Narges enjoys swimming and watching soccer in her spare time. She also enjoys watching drama movies and reading various fiction novels.