Nebraska Authors

Kathryn Christensen

Born Fullerton, NE (USA)

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE
New York
North Carolina

Author Of

  • Journalism


Foreign Editor; Television News


Bachelor's Degree, 1971, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE


Bureau Chief
Senior Producer for ABC News, Foreign News Producer: World News Tonight With Peter Jennings
Professor, College of Journalism and Mass Communications, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE (2007-current)

Places Worked

Des Moines Register
The Chicago Daily News
The Chicago Sun-Times
The Charlotte Observer
Wall Street Journal (Bureau Chief in Boston and London
editor in New York and Baltimore)
ABC News, New York
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE


Alumni Award from College of Journalism, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
First Woman to hold the position of Managing Editor for The Baltimore Sun
First Managing Editor of World News Tonight


ABC News
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

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