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Bailey Herrera

Bailey is a senior journalism major at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with minors in film studies and sociology. She has a passion for telling stories through all mediums. Currently, she works as a social media and graphic design intern at University Career Services. After graduation, she hopes to pursue a full-time role as a social media manager.

Nebraska nonprofits come together to provide postpartum support for rural women

A woman wearing a tan shirt holds an infant baby close to her chest. The baby is wearing a white onesie and yellow overalls.
When Emily Seddon had a traumatic birth experience with her first child, the Omaha woman said it took a mental toll. Seddon, now associate...

Why Nebraska doctors were against failed Nebraska Heartbeat Act

A woman, Dr. Mary Kinyoun, stands at a podium wearing a black shirt and white doctor's coat. She is surrounded by a diverse group of physicians, all wearing white doctor’s coats, standing in front of a white wall.
The Nebraska Heartbeat Act, which would have banned abortions after a heartbeat was detected, is now dead for this session after a dramatic week...

University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s CARE office relocates, sees notable success in inaugural...

A group of students gather in a classroom for a photo. They are huddled around Chancellor Ronnie D. Green and standing in front of a projector screen that reads, "Husker CARE Peer Educators".
Last fall, a University of Nebraska-Lincoln department piloted a peer-education program aimed at educating students on topics of sexual and relationship violence. Having seen...

Give Nebraskans a cookie, they’ll ask for a dozen more

A woman wearing a grey shirt reading, “The Warm Cookie”, adorned with a smile, poses with her hand on her hip. She stands in front of a wooden cut-out of Cookie Monster and a wall decal that also reads, “The Warm Cookie”.
With seven companies in Lincoln specializing only in cookies, the Capital City is on par with the national cookie craze. And with a popular...