Monthly Archive: February 2012

Profile: Sean Whalen

Profile: Sean Whalen

Story and photo by Rosemary Vestal, NewsNetNebraska It’s difficult to get a straight answer out of Sean Whalen. Ask him, for example, what his profile should be about and he’ll respond with a laugh....

Profile: Ross Benes

Profile: Ross Benes

Story and photo by Alisha Tesfalem, NewsNetNebraska Twenty-two-year-old Ross Benes has a lot on his plate. The William H. Thompson and McNair scholar is majoring in new-ed, economics and psychology and is doing research...

Profile: Alisha Tesfalem

Profile: Alisha Tesfalem

Story and photo by Ross Benes, NewsNetNebraska An inquisitive little girl wanted to be an actress.  Then she found out it wasn’t her thing. After trying the theatre with unfulfilling results, Alisha Tesfalem applied...

Profile: Rosemary Vestal

Profile: Rosemary Vestal

Story and photo by Sean Whalen, NewsNetNebraska Nothing terrifies Rosemary Vestal quite so much as the calendar. Each time she looks at it, a sense of dread creeps over her as May 5 approaches,...