Katie Yaeger's Profile
Born and raised in Atlanta, Katie is a junior at MU majoring in print and digital journalism with an emphasis in news editing. She's minoring in business and psychology and working toward honors and multicultural certificates.
This fall, Katie's working as a copy editor at the Missourian. She reported mostly about higher education in Spring 2013.
This past summer, Katie was an intern on the copy desk at the Orange County Register in California. Before working for the Missourian, Katie worked as a copy editor for Newsy.com in Columbia in Summer 2012. She also worked for The Maneater, MU's student newspaper, in different capacities, most recently in Fall 2012 as one of its copy chiefs.
Katie's also involved with organizations such as MU's Writing Center, Relay For Life of Mizzou, Alternative Winter Break and ambassador programs in the School of Journalism and the Honors College.
In her free time, she loves spending time with friends, watching comedies and drinking anything caffeinated.