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Nathan Byrne

Supervising Editor, Academic Partnerships

Nathan Byrne is Newsy’s supervising editor of academic partnerships. He serves as the liaison between Newsy and several academic bodies, including the Missouri School of Journalism, where he’s also an adjunct professor. He runs Newsy Academy, a summer program for visiting students. He often represents Newsy as a guest lecturer, panelist and presenter. Nathan has more than 20 years’ experience in journalism and mass communication including local television, corporate marketing/public relations and digital startups. He is a graduate of the Missouri School of Journalism.

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Man in mask passes storefront
Gregory Bull / APSci/Health

State Leaders Are Rethinking Reopening; Some Consider Mask Mandates

Closing bell at the NYSE

Stock Market Drop Dampers Hopes Of Quick Recovery

Don Shula in 2019
Brynn Anderson / APSports

Winningest Coach In NFL History, Don Shula, Dies At 90

Man visited by his daughter-in-law at a Utah senior living facility during the coronavirus pandemic
Rick Bowmer / APSci/Health

Pandemic Complicates Some Medicare 'Plan B' Applications

President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis
Evan Vucci / APSci/Health

President Trump Using Executive Order, DPA To Keep Meat Plants Open

Tight end Rob Gronkowski addressing the media at a press conference
Steven Senne / APSports

Rob Gronkowski Ends Retirement To Play With Tom Brady Again

Health worker in protective gear tests patient
AP/Mary AltafferSci/Health

The U.S. Has More Coronavirus Cases Than Any Other Country

Rocket-rigged truck launcher after attack on Camp Taji

U.S. Launches Airstrikes In Iraq

Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman
Getty ImagesPolitics

Key Impeachment Witness Escorted Out Of The White House

Vigil in El Paso
Dave Franco / NewsyU.S.

El Paso Community Stands Together In The Wake Of Tragedy

Gloria Vanderbilt speaks on a radio show in New York City in 2016.
Getty ImagesEntertainment

Gloria Vanderbilt Has Died At Age 95

Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen after the 2014 AFC Championship game.
Getty ImagesSports

Denver Broncos Owner Pat Bowlen Has Died At Age 75

Frank Robinson stands with a statue commemorating his career prior to a Cleveland Indians-Kansas City Royals game.
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Baseball Legend Frank Robinson Has Died At 83

Oxfam worker Louisa Hammer takes a dress from a rail that has been sold via their online store.
Getty ImagesU.S.

How Fashion Went From Elite to the Streets

Defense Secretary Mattis
Getty ImagesPolitics

Defense Secretary Mattis' Ultimatum To NATO: Increase Defense Spending

Donald Trump and a Twitter icon.
Getty Images / TwitterPolitics

Are Federal Agencies Subtweeting President Trump?

Gordie Howe dead at 88
Getty Images / Gregory ShamusSports

'Mr. Hockey' Gordie Howe Dead At 88

Everything you know about mitochondria is wrong.

So, Mitochondria Aren't Actually The Powerhouse Of The Cell After All

Prince performs at the 10th Anniversary Essence Music Festival at the Superdome on July 2, 2004, in New Orleans.
Getty Images / Chris GraythenU.S.

The Artist Known As Prince Is Dead At 57

Recording artist Merle Haggard performs during the opening night of The Smith Center
Getty Images / Ethan MillerU.S.

Country Legend Merle Haggard Dies At Age 79

Boutros Boutros-Ghali United Nations Secretary General
عثمان وقاص چوہانWorld

Former UN Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali Dead At 93

view of flowers and tributes placed outside David Bowie's apartment on January 11, 2016 in New York, United States. Bowie passed away on Sunday, January 10th at the age on 69 after an 18 month battle with cancer.
Getty Images / D DipasupilU.S.

Fans Pay Tribute To David Bowie Outside His Soho Residence

Nobel PrizeSci/Health

Chemistry Nobel Prize Honors 'Toolbox For DNA Repair'

WMAR / Amy AubertU.S.

Police In Freddie Gray Case Will Be Tried In Baltimore

Scott Davidson / CC BY 2.0U.S.

NY Governor Staffer Reportedly Shot, In Critical Condition


The 'Full House' Reboot Should Make Fun Of Itself

Getty Images / Chip SomodevillaPolitics

Miss. Congressman Alan Nunnelee Dies At 56

Getty Images / Sean GallupPolitics

Obama Asks For Paid Leave In SOTU Speech

Enlil2 / CC BY SA 3.0Sci/Health

Christmas Trees And Bugs Are Seemingly Symbiotic

San Diego Zoo Safari ParkSci/Health

Is There Any Hope For The Northern White Rhino?