For news engagement day, our staff shares their stories as student journalists.
On Monday morning, I woke up to several notifications about the mass shooting in Las Vegas. I was shocked, I was angry and I felt hopeless to what I could do to help. And after those initial thoughts, my mind started racing to think of how we would cover this, how we would show the impact that yet another tragedy had on our community.
I came into the Daily as a very scared freshman who could put words to a page but was frightened at the idea of an interview longer than “hell…