Monthly Archive: January 2011

Michael Todd: Music journalist musician 0

Michael Todd: Music journalist musician

Story and photo by Will Latta Music has been a part of Michael Todd’s life forever, he says. Now that he’s a student at UNL, he spends every Sunday interviewing musicians and spinning CDs...

Kara VanLandingham-Frequent flying her way to the story. 0

Kara VanLandingham-Frequent flying her way to the story.

Story and photo by Ryan Penney Senior Broadcast Major Kara VanLandingham’s frequent flyer miles account has been growing since she was just a little girl. Growing up in New York for half her life,...

Derek Brandt: Sports information creator 1

Derek Brandt: Sports information creator

Story and photo by Andrew McClure, NewsNetNebraska Sports are a passion for many people. But for Derek Brandt, being passionate about sports got him his job. “I used to work at a magazine called...

Erin Grant: Like Ari Gold (just nicer) 0

Erin Grant: Like Ari Gold (just nicer)

Story and photo by Michael Todd, NewsNetNebraska It sounds like the basis to a years-long study: Does a television show have the power to alter one’s career path? “Well, initially I wanted to write,...

Carly Shinn: social change advocate 0

Carly Shinn: social change advocate

Story and Photo by Bethany Trueblood, NewsNetNebraska Carly Shinn left her home in Lenexa, Kan. to attend the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for something different. Now the junior news-editorial and international studies major is seeking...

Ryan Penney: Play-by-play Pro 0

Ryan Penney: Play-by-play Pro

Story and photo by Kara VanLandingham Sports enthusiast Ryan S. Penney can be found calling games from Memorial Stadium, or producing and co-hosting shows such Illegal Procedure or Sports Dude for 90.3 KRNU. He...

Andrew McClure: An aspiring law school student 0

Andrew McClure: An aspiring law school student

Photo and story by Derek Brandt Andrew McClure is studying journalism as a pathway to law. “I am going to apply to law school in the fall,” he said. “I’ll be applying to UNL...