Nathan Byrne - Newsy

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.

  Recent Work
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Amazon Invests $100M In Mexico Facilities

Nurse Kathe Olmstead prepares a shot that is part of a possible COVID-19 vaccine.
Hans Pennink / APSci/Health

U.S. Expects To Have Enough Vaccines For The Vulnerable By End Of 2020

AstraZeneca offices and the corporate logo in Cambridge, England.
Alastair Grant / APSci/Health

AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine Trial Participant Dies

Nursing assistant hands over a funnel and vial for a COVID-19 saliva test in Wisconsin.
Amber Arnold / Wisconsin State Journal / APSci/Health

4 States See Record Increases In Daily COVID Deaths

John Ratcliffe testifies before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill.
Andrew Harnik / APPolitics

Iran, Russia Accused Of Election Interference

Mural of slain Army Spc. Vanessa Guillen
Carolyn Kaster / APU.S.

Vanessa Guillen's Death Designated 'In The Line Of Duty'

Children line up to enter a tent at the Homestead Temporary Shelter for Unaccompanied Children in Homestead, Fla. in 2019.
Wilfredo Lee / APPolitics

U.S. Trying To Reunite 545 Families Separated At Mexico Border

People wait in line to vote inside the DeKalb County elections office in Decatur on Monday morning October 12, 2020.
Ben Gray / Atlanta Journal-Constitution / APPolitics

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Mobilizes Voters

A worker prepares absentee ballots for mailing at the Wake County Board of Elections in Raleigh, N.C.
Gerry Broome / APPolitics

Court Rules North Carolina Can Continue Counting Absentee Ballots

Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett speaks during a confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Susan Walsh / APPolitics

Amy Coney Barrett Submits Responses For Next Week

A ground mural depicting a portrait of Breonna Taylor
Julio Cortez / APU.S.

Officer Involved In Breonna Taylor Shooting: 'It's Not A Race Thing'

President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at Erie International Airport.
Gene J. Puskar / APPolitics

President Trump Reportedly Walks Out On '60 Minutes' Interview

A demonstrator kicks a tear gas canister back at federal officers during a Black Lives Matter protest in Portland, OR July 20
Marcio Jose Sanchez / APU.S.

Environmental Groups Suing DHS Over Tear Gas Use In Protests

Dive boat Conception is engulfed in flames after a deadly fire broke out aboard the commercial scuba diving vessel.

Boat's Owners Blamed For Fire That Killed 34 People in 2019

A biker leads a line of cars driving on Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, in Homer, Alaska after a tsunami evacuation.
Michael A. Armstrong / APSci/Health

7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Prompts Tsunami Warning For Alaska

Emirati officials pay first Israel visit after forging ties.
GPO Israel / APWorld

UAE Sends First Official Delegation To Israel

A teacher leads a lesson outdoors at the school Hipólito Yrigoyen in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Victor R. Caivano / APSci/Health

Argentina Reaches 1M Coronavirus Cases

An astronomer observes the Orionids in 2009.
Petar Petrov / APSci/Health

Orionid Meteor Shower Should Be Visible From Anywhere On Earth

Audrey Strauss announces charges against Ghislaine Maxwell in New York.
John Minchillo / APU.S.

Ghislaine Maxwell Denied Request To Keep Epstein Deposition Sealed

Smoke from the Cameron Peak Fire in northern Colorado.
Thornton Streeter / APSci/Health

Cameron Peak Fire Could Take Weeks To Contain

Supporters of President Donald Trump wait in line to attend a campaign rally Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, in Tucson, Arizona.
Ross D. Franklin / APPolitics

President Trump Criticizes Dr. Fauci On Campaign Trail

Pedestrians in masks pass a store as government restrictions on business activity limit operations.
John Minchillo / APSci/Health

Infectious Disease Experts Consider COVID-19's Impact This Fall

An American Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 plane sits at a boarding gate at LaGuardia Airport.
Frank Franklin II / APBusiness

American Airlines Plans To Return 737 Max To Service

Ultra-Orthodox Jews pray covered in prayer shawls in divided sections which allow a maximum of twenty worshipers.
Oded Balilty / APSci/Health

Israel Eases Back From Second COVID Lockdown

Police clash with protesters at the Old Town Square in Prague, Czech Republic, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020.
Petr David Josek / APSci/Health

Violent Anti-Mask Protests Break Out In Czech Republic

This view of the north polar region of the Moon was obtained by NASA's Galileo camera during the spacecraft flyby.
NASA / JPLSci/Health

NASA Building A 4G Network On The Moon

Tesla and SpaceX Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk speaks at the SATELLITE Conference and Exhibition in Washington.
Susan Walsh / APSci/Health

Elon Musk Says SpaceX Has A Timeline For Its Mars Mission

President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport, Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020.
Andy Manis / APPolitics

President Trump: Biden Will Listen To Scientists

A logo of a smartphone app TikTok is seen on a user post on a smartphone screen.
Kiichiro Sato / APTech

U.S. Appeals Court Expediting TikTok Ban Appeal

Health workers wearing protective suits tend to an Ebola victim in Democratic Republic of Congo.
Jerome Delay / APSci/Health

FDA Approves First Ebola Treatment