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  • Student Reporter/Producer

    Abigail Keel is a senior student at the Missouri School of Journalism. She is originally from St. Louis, Missouri and grew up hating the drone of public radio in her parent's car. In high school, she had a job picking up trash in a park where...

  • Producer, Pitch

    I’m a musician and radio producer in New York City. I sing and shred in Blue & Gold; produce stories about music on my podcast, Pitch; and...

  • Student Producer

    Andrew Gibson is a digital graphics producer for KBIA. He builds maps, charts and other snazzy visuals for the station website.

    An MU senior from the Denver area, Andrew has interned at KCNC-TV in Denver, The Colorado Springs Gazette and...

  • Student Newscaster

    Andrew is a student newscaster.

  • Student Reporter/Producer

    Annie Rees is a reporter and producer. She has been a contributing writer for Vox Magazine and a reporter for the Columbia Missourian. She is a second-year graduate student at MU.

  • Health Reporter

    A curious Columbia, Mo. native, Bram Sable-Smith has documented mbira musicians in Zimbabwe, mining protests in Chile, and the St. Louis airport's tumultuous relationship with the Chinese cargo business. His reporting from Ferguson, Mo. was...

  • Student Newscaster

    Brandon Kiley is a student newscaster.

  • Brent Gardner has been involved in music most of his life. He has managed The Blue Note; helped start KBXR radio, and did the morning show there; and worked for record labels in LA promoting artists and records. He has DJ'd clubs in...

  • Student Newscaster

    Bridgit Bowden is a senior at MU studying Convergence Journalism and Spanish. She works as a reporter, producer, and editor at KBIA.

  • Caty Eisterhold is originally from the small town of Westphalia, Missouri and is currently studying Convergence Journalism with an emphasis in Emerging Media at the University of Missouri in Columbia. She has produced segments for...

  • Student Newscaster

    Colin Hope is a senior undergraduate student at the University of Missouri studying multimedia journalism and Spanish language. Hope has worked as a reporter with KBIA since 2013. He is also a reporter with the Futures Lab of the Reynolds...

  • Daniela Vidal is studying radio reporting at the University of Missouri. She worked at a freedom of the press organization this summer in Bogota, Colombia.

  • Doug Randall is the host of Insight. He is a professor emeritus of biochemistry and served as founding director of MU’s Interdisciplinary Plant Group for 28 years. He joined the MU faculty in 1971. Among his numerous career...

  • Student Newscaster

    Erin Dismeir is a student newscaster.

  • Environment Reporter

    Gary Grigsby began his second stint on the Missouri School of Journalism faculty in February 2004. He was previously on the faculty from 1990-92 when he was the executive news producer for KBIA-FM, MU’s NPR-member station affiliate. Before that...

  • Student Newscaster

    George Varney is a student newscaster.

  • Student Newscaster

    Grant Suneson is a student newscaster.

  • Student Newscaster

    Hilary Niles joined KBIA in January 2013 as a reporter and news anchor. She previously reported on city, county and state government, as well as elections, for the Columbia Missourian. She is a graduate student pursuing her master's degree in...

  • Health Reporter

    Jack Howard is a reporter for the Health & Wealth Desk. He's worked in radio for Vocalo 90.5 Chicago, KCOU 88.1 Columbia, Radio America, National Review Online, and Pitch. Jack developed an app to fund public radio so he gets...

  • Student Newscaster

    Jason Hoffman is a student newscaster.

  • Managing Editor/Host, Global Journalist

    Jason McLure is the managing editor and host of Global Journalist. A New Hampshire native, he previously worked as a domestic correspondent for Reuters and as an Africa correspondent for Bloomberg News and Newsweek. His work has also...

  • Student Newscaster

    Jonathan is a morning newscaster and reporter. Originally from Dallas, Texas he is a senior at the University of Missouri studying Convergence Journalism with a minor in Business. In addition to student reporting at KBIA Jonathan has...

  • Student Producer

    Josey Herrera identifies as a nerd first and foremost. As an undergraduate student at the Missouri School of Journalism, Herrera is constantly at work as KBIA advanced reporter and on assisting with production with KBIA's Views of the News. On...

  • Julija Šukys is an Assistant Professor of English at the University of Missouri, Columbia, where she teaches the writing of creative nonfiction. She is the author of Silence is Death: The Life and Work of Tahar Djaout (Nebraska, 2007...

  • Student Newscaster

    Katarina Sostaric is a student newscaster.

  • Student Reporter

    Kate Grumke is a senior convergence major at MU.

  • Posts tagged with this author are either entirely or partially reported by the staff at KCUR.

  • Student Newscaster

    Although Lukas is a Minnesota native, his passion for journalism drew him southward to the University of Missouri. He joined KBIA news in 2012, and works as a news anchor and reporter.

    Lukas has also interned for Minnesota Public Radio...

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