Monthly Archive: September 2011

Whistleblowers discuss courage and ethics 0

Whistleblowers discuss courage and ethics

Story by Emily Giller, NewsNetNebraska Finding the courage to stand up and fight for beliefs was the theme of the American Whistleblower Tour, which made a stop at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln on Tuesday....

Four panelists discuss whistleblowing for UNL event at Lied Center 0

Four panelists discuss whistleblowing for UNL event at Lied Center

Three whistleblowers and an investigative journalist met for an hour-long panel discussion at the Lied Center.

Profile: Mitch Smith 0

Profile: Mitch Smith

Story and photo by Liz Lachnit, NewsNetNebraska During his freshman year, Mitch Smith was chosen from more than 900 applicants to accompany New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof on a trip to Africa. The...

Profile: Emily Nohr 0

Profile: Emily Nohr

Emily Nohr Photo by Matthew Butts, NewsNetNebraska Emily Nohr is a leader. The 20-year-old news-editorial and broadcasting major leads a young girl as part of the TeamMates mentoring program, leads Alpha Omicron Pi sorority...

Profile: Emily Giller 0

Profile: Emily Giller

Emily Giller Photo by Alexis See Tho, NewsNetNebraska Being raised by parents who were both teachers, Emily Giller learned the value of education at an early age. For her, homework always came before play...

Profile: Alexis See Tho 0

Profile: Alexis See Tho

Alexis See Tho Story and photo by Emily Giller, NewsNetNebraska In early July, when activists stormed the streets of Kuala Lumpur to protest the Malaysian government, University of Nebraska-Lincoln student Alexis See Tho was...

Profile: Dan Hoppen 1

Profile: Dan Hoppen

Dan Hoppen Story and photo by Sarah Morris, NewsNetNebraska Shooting hoops and making free throws were a breeze for Dan Hoppen, but only until he had to make one of the biggest decisions of...