Monthly Archive: August 2012

Emily Younger

Emily Younger

Story and photo by Anna Reed, NewsNetNebraska A love of athletics led Emily Younger, of Hays, Kan., to broadcast journalism. She was a four sport athlete in high school and still runs 3 –...

Anna Reed

Anna Reed

Story and Photo by Emily Younger, NewsNetNebraska Quirky jewelry, creative nail art, and a colorful smile.  Photojournalist Anna Reed exudes a spunky persona, yet the 21-year-old from Omaha is most interested in capturing the...

Laura Smith

Laura Smith

Story and photo by Brandon Olson, NewsNetNebraska Laura Smith is a very active person. She likes hiking, running and biking, and climbed Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania during the summer of 2012. The University of...

Brandon Olson

Brandon Olson

Story and Photo by Laura Smith, NewsNetNebraska Brandon Olson is a senior news-editorial major born and raised in Lincoln. He currently works part-time at the Lincoln Journal Star in the sports department. “I do...

Jake Sorensen: Turning a passion into a career

Jake Sorensen: Turning a passion into a career

Story and Photo by Christina Condreay, NewsNetNebraska When most kids on the playground dreamed of being doctors, firefighters and superheroes, Jake Sorensen had his mind set on play-by-play commentary. “I’ve wanted to be a...

Michael Sholes

Michael Sholes

Story and Photo by Kayla Stauffer, NewsNetNebraska Michael Sholes is a senior broadcasting major at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln who knows what he wants to do. “I’ve always been interested in sports broadcasting,” Sholes said,...

Christina Condreay: World-traveler

Christina Condreay: World-traveler

Story and Photo by Jake Sorensen, NewsNetNebraska Christina Condreay may be from small-town Nebraska, but she’s been to big-time places in her time as a student at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Condreay, a senior...