Nathan Byrne - Newsy

Nathan Byrne

Digital Producer - On Demand

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
A pharmacist holds a tray with a syringe containing a shot to be used in the first clinical trial of a potential vaccine.
Ted S. Warren / APSci/Health

CDC Recommends Which Groups Should Get Vaccine First

Attorney General William Barr leaves a meeting at the White House, Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020, in Washington.
Evan Vucci / APPolitics

U.S. Attorney General: No Evidence Of Widespread Voter Fraud

An election official brings ballots during a Milwaukee hand recount of Presidential votes at the Wisconsin Center.
Nam Y. Huh / APPolitics

President Trump Files Lawsuit In Wisconsin

A shopper wears a face mask and he walks past a store displaying a hiring sign in Wheeling, Ill., Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020.
Nam Y. Huh / APSci/Health

Lawmakers Introduce $908B COVID Relief Bill

Dr. Deborah Birx, White House coronavirus response coordinator, leaves the White House Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020, in Washington.
Evan Vucci / APSci/Health

CDC To Shorten Quarantine Recommendation

In this Monday, March 16, 2020 file photo, Neal Browning receives a shot in the first-stage safety study clinical trial.
Ted S. Warren / APSci/Health

Federal Officials Warn Of Possible Vaccine Scams

In this Sept. 23, 2020, file photo White House coronavirus adviser Dr. Scott Atlas speaks during a news conference.
Evan Vucci / APSci/Health

Dr. Scott Atlas Resigns From Coronavirus Task Force

In this July 27, 2020, file photo, nurse Kathe Olmstead prepares a shot that is part of a possible COVID-19 vaccine.
Hans Pennink / APSci/Health

Europe Deciding On Vaccine Approval

A nurse is illuminated by a computer monitor as a doctor examines a COVID-19 patient.
Jeff Roberson / APSci/Health

U.S. Reports Over 4M COVID Cases In November

A man wearing a mask while walking under a Now Hiring sign at a CVS Pharmacy in San Francisco in May 2020.
Jeff Chiu / APBusiness

742,000 Jobless Claims Filed Last Week

People line up to be tested for the coronavirus at a free testing site Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020, in Seattle.
Elaine Thompson / APSci/Health

U.S. Surpasses 250,000 COVID-19 Deaths

Immigrants seeking asylum walk at the ICE South Texas Family Residential Center, in Dilley, Texas in August 2019.
Eric Gay / APPolitics

Judge Orders U.S. To Stop Expelling Migrant Children

Men wade through a street flooded after the passing of Hurricane Iota in La Lima, Honduras, Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020.
Delmer Martinez / APWorld

Iota's Devastation Becomes Clearer In Nicaragua And Honduras

President-elect Joe Biden speaks to reporters as he leaves The Queen theater, Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020, in Wilmington, DE.
Andrew Harnik / APSci/Health

President-elect Holds Roundtable With Health Care Workers

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine lab tech Sendy Puerto processing blood samples in the specimen processing lab
Taimy Alvarez / APSci/Health

U.S. Government Prepared To Distribute Vaccine Upon Approval

Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, listens during a confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett.
Kevin Dietsch / UPI / APSci/Health

Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley Tests Positive For COVID

Shelves in the paper towel and toilet paper section are depleted at a Meijer Store in Carmel, Ind., Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020.
Michael Conroy / APSci/Health

Some Stores Are Limiting Purchases As Shoppers Stockpile

Travelers check in at the American Airlines terminal at the Los Angeles International Airport on May 28, 2020.
Marcio Jose Sanchez / APSci/Health

LAX To Offer On-Site Rapid Testing

A Boeing 737 Max jet prepares to land at Boeing Field following a test flight in Seattle on Sept. 30, 2020.
Elaine Thompson / APBusiness

FAA Lifts Ban On Boeing 737 Max

Democrat observers confer as they look on during a Cobb County hand recount of Presidential votes on Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020, i
John Amis / Atlanta Journal-Constitution / APPolitics

GA Secretary Of State Says Attack On Mail Voting Cost Pres. Trump

A county election worker scans mail-in ballots at a tabulating area at the Clark County Election Department on Election Day.
John Locher / APPolitics

Trump Campaign Suing Nevada

In this Nov. 9, 2020, file photo, pedestrians walk past Pfizer world headquarters in New York.
Bebeto Matthews / APSci/Health

Pfizer Now Says Vaccine 95% Effective In Final Results

President Donald Trump arrives to speak in the Rose Garden of the White House, Friday, Nov. 13, 2020.
Evan Vucci / APPolitics

President Trump Reportedly Cutting Troop Levels In Afghanistan, Iraq

Poll workers sort out early and absentee ballots at the Kenosha Municipal building on Election Day, in Kenosha, Wis.
Wong Maye-E / APPolitics

Wisconsin Recount Would Cost Trump Campaign $7.9 Million

File photo provided by the University of Maryland School of Medicine, shows the first patient enrolled in Pfizer's trial.
University of Maryland School of Medicine / APSci/Health

Pfizer Testing Vaccine In 4 States

File photo President Donald Trump listening during an event on Operation Warp Speed in the Rose Garden of the White House.
Evan Vucci / APPolitics

NYT: President Trump Sought Options For Attacking Iran

Cobb County Election officials handle ballots during an audit, Monday, Nov. 16, 2020, in Marietta, Ga.
Mike Stewart / APPolitics

More Than 2,600 Votes Found In Georgia Recount

Wendy Guadalupe Contreras who was left homeless after the last storm hit the area, comforts her son in Honduras before Iota.
Delmer Martinez / APWorld

Hurricane Iota Makes Landfall In Nicaragua

A statue outside the Boy Scouts of America headquarters in Irving, Texas.
LM Otero / APU.S.

Boy Scouts Of America Faces Over 90,000 Sex Abuse Claims

Surgeon General Jerome Adams takes off his face mask as he appears on Capitol Hill in Washington on Sept. 9, 2020.
Michael Reynolds / Pool EPA / APSci/Health

Surgeon General, Others Warn Hospitals Can't Handle Surge