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Speech, drama coaches fear new rule’s possible chilling effect 0

Speech, drama coaches fear new rule’s possible chilling effect

Story and photos by Daniel Wheaton, Nebraska News Service LINCOLN- Matty Merritt knew she was taking a risk when she chose her humorous interpretation script last year. Merritt, then a junior at Lincoln Southwest...

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Unknown circumstances surround Lincoln homeless man’s death

Lincoln police continue to investigate still-unknown circumstances surrounding the trauma related death of homeless resident George Ike. Ike was found severely injured last Saturday. He died that night at a Lincoln hospital. NewsNetNebraska reporter...

UNL drone journalism lab grounded by FAA 0

UNL drone journalism lab grounded by FAA

Video story by Heather Haskins, NewsNetNebraska The UNL Drone Journalism Lab has been partially grounded due to new Federal Aviation Administration restrictions. NewsNetNebraska reporter Heather Haskins has the story.

CoJMC alumna shares experience with students 0

CoJMC alumna shares experience with students

Ivana Jackson, a graduate of UNL’s journalism college, visited Lincoln Monday to provide students some tips before they graduated. Story by TJ Henning, Kassi Nelson and Megan Conway, Photos by Meghin Williams, Video by...

UNL’s chancellor resets the clock on university’s 30k enrollment goal 0

UNL’s chancellor resets the clock on university’s 30k enrollment goal

Story by Brianna Foster, NewsNetNebraska Chancellor Harvey Perlman gives the 2013 State of the University Address on Sept. 17. Photo credit: UNL Newsroom. In his 2011 State of the University address, University of Nebraska-Lincoln...

UNL rethinks lofty enrollment goals 0

UNL rethinks lofty enrollment goals

On Thursday, UNL Chancellor Harvey Perlman announced he would push back his deadline to hike the university’s enrollment by 5,000 students. Chancellor Perlman has re-adjusted his enrollment timetable from 2017 to 2020. NewsNetNebraska’s Chelsea...

C-SPAN tour a hit with University of Nebraska-Lincoln journalists 0

C-SPAN tour a hit with University of Nebraska-Lincoln journalists

Many people know C-SPAN for its live coverage of the U.S. government. Now the cable network is trying to appeal to the younger generation by taking the show on the road. NewsNetNebraska’s Haley Herzog...

UNL’s temple of terror; a haunted house with a history 0

UNL’s temple of terror; a haunted house with a history

  Story and photos by C.L. Sill, NewsNetNebraska Some years ago there was a theater professor at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln named Dallas. He was an aging fellow with a short fuse. Fond of...

UNL hosts international debate over government surveillance 0

UNL hosts international debate over government surveillance

Story and photos by Kassi Nelson, NewsNetNebraska U.S. Government surveillance has been a hot topic in the news this year after former National Security Administration analyst Edward Snowden revealed the U.S. government was eavesdropping...