CoJMC in the national news

Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 6:00pm

Campus experts Matthew Waite and Joseph Weber helped keep the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in the national spotlight in February.

Matthew Waite, drone journalism laboratory, was quoted by the Washington Post Feb. 3 about why drone footage of the Auschwitz concentration camp was so powerful. Waite also was interviewed by several news organizations about the Federal Aviation Administration's proposed regulations for commercial drone activity and their implications for the package-delivery plans of Amazon and Google.

China Daily USA interviewed Joseph Weber, a journalism professor who has taught in China, about the decision by state-run China Central Television to provide Chinese New Year coverage free to international TV networks. The story appeared Feb. 10.

The national media often works with University Communications to identify and connect with University of Nebraska–Lincoln sources to include the university's research, expertise and programming in published, broadcasted and internet news coverage. University of Nebraska–Lincoln appearances in the national media are routinely logged at If you have additions to this list or suggestions for national news coverage, contact Leslie Reed at or 402-472-2059.



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