Monthly Archive: January 2012

Aaron Keith

Aaron Keith

Story and Photo by Nicole Konen, NewsNetNebraska. Who would have thought Aaron Keith’s hobby of selling high school football highlights in his hometown of Beatrice would set him on track to a broadcasting degree?...

Matt Haron

Matt Haron

Story and Photo by Kelly Morris, NewsNetNebraska Matt Haron dreams of working as a sports reporter. As a senior at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Haron has been working hard to make that dream a...

Kelly Morris

Kelly Morris

Story and Photo by Matt Haron, NewsNetNebraska. UNL news-editorial major Kelly Morris is a Dave Matthews fan. “I am borderline obsessed with Dave,” Morris said. The Elkhorn, Neb. native said she dreamed that the...

Mekita Rivas: Ready to write a new chapter

Mekita Rivas: Ready to write a new chapter

“So…what are you?” When people meet Mekita Rivas, this question inevitably sneaks its way into the conversation. “I typically want to respond with my trademark sassy sarcasm and say something to the effect of,...

Caught between two language worlds, an Hispanic mother searches for balance

Caught between two language worlds, an Hispanic mother searches for balance

Griselda Cortez aspires to be accepted in the English community but struggles with the difficult task of learning a new language.