Brittney Gathen

Brittney Gathen is a sophomore journalism student at the University of Memphis and intern at The New Tri-State Defender in Memphis, Tennessee. Her career goal is to work full-time for a newspaper or magazine one day. On campus, she has a minor in marketing and is involved in the University of Memphis chapter of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ), Professional Assertive United Sisters of Excellence (P.A.U.S.E.), Tigers 4 Le Bonheur and Black Scholars Unlimited.



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Stronger Together

Northwest Shelby County Rotary Club receives its charter.

Northwest Shelby County Rotary Club receives its charter.

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Terry Roland to Frayser: ‘I love y’all!’

Elected official speaks to Frayser Exchange Club.

Elected official speaks to Frayser Exchange Club.

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Exploring hip-hop culture – ‘Pedagogy, community action and identity’

Probing panel discussion at Hattiloo.

Probing panel discussion at Hattiloo.

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From hoop dreams to ‘Positive Vibes Only’

Young entrepreneurs build on friendship.

Young entrepreneurs build on friendship.

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Dr. Rosalind Martin: ‘Excellence without excuses’

As a principal, she was known to those close to her as “an unsung hero.”

As a principal, she was known to those close to her as “an unsung hero.”

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A triumph of talent: An evening with Alfre Woodard

The setting was a night of poetry, insight and reflections entitled “A Triumph of Talent” at the University of Memphis.

The setting was a night of poetry, insight and reflections entitled “A Triumph of Talent” at the University of Memphis.

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Getting to know ‘Sir Walt’

The evolution of Walter Andrade.

The evolution of Walter Andrade.

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