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Chin Tung Tan

I'm a senior journalism major with minors in English and film studies.

Nebraska media professionals discuss navigating a world of disinformation

Zoom screenshot of panelists
Media experts are challenging consumers of news to become critical thinkers in an age where the news media is constantly accused of perpetuating misinformation.  The...

Not another Halloween: Remembering loved ones on Dia de los Muertos

A girl dancing
Nebraskans from all walks of life came together to celebrate Dia de los Muertos, also known as Day of the Dead, at the Nebraska...

‘Take action today’: Speakers at Women’s March criticize abortion bans

Protest signs
Dr. Deborah Turner is not new to the fight over abortion rights. Her first encounter occurred when she began medical school in 1973 at the...

Hundreds join Women’s March at Nebraska State Capitol to defend reproductive...

Signs seen during Lincoln Women's March
Lincoln Women's March organized a rally to defend women’s reproductive rights on Oct. 2 at the north side of Nebraska State Capitol.  The march was...

Little Free Pantry: Spreading kindness one pantry at a time

Michael refilling the pantry
One Lincoln man celebrated his birthday by treating himself to canned foods and snacks he took from a Little Free Pantry.  “I was stocking the...

Midwestern sad girl rock: Introducing Saving Fiona

Members of Saving Fiona
Saving Fiona, an all-female rock band, was formed in the middle of the pandemic. Based in Lincoln, the up-and-coming band consists of four University...

Yazidi refugees connect with Nebraska through farming

Shahab Bashar and Arjeen Bashar
When Shahab Bashar was forced to flee Iraq with his wife and daughter in 2014, he thought he would have to leave everything he...

A Hero’s Welcome: Nebraskans honor fallen Marine Cpl. Daegan Page

U.S. Flags
Thousands of Nebraskans came together to welcome home fallen Marine Cpl. Daegan W. Page on Sept. 10. The flight that brought Page back to...

Afghan students host rally to raise awareness of Kabul crisis

Protesters hold up signs in support of Afghanistan
Susan Qudus has a dream.  “I dream maybe when I’m old, that there will be peace for Afghans,” Qudus said. Members of the Afghan Student Association...

Broadcasting professor finds inspiration with “best job ever – I’m so...

On a windy Wednesday morning, Trina Creighton exclaims into the phone as if the answer could not be more obvious. “Just get up and...