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NewsBreak 2-17-20

1 day 20 hours ago

On Monday’s edition of Newsbreak, Michael Pasquella and Cristina Herrera bring you the latest updates on the quarantined Japanese cruise ship, Donald Trump’s day at the Daytona 500, a destructive landslide in Tennessee, and Sonic the Hedgehog’s big weekend at the box office.



NewsBreak is a daily 90 second news update that will provide the University of Miami community with vital information. Each day NewsBreak has a different host that will provide you with the latest in campus news. When the hosts aren't in the field going LIVE at an event, they'll be streaming from the studios of the School of Communication.

When to Watch

Monday, Wednesday and Fridays on the UMTV website, Facebook, and Twitter



Jessie Lauck
Executive Producer

Jessie Lauck is a sophomore from Detroit, Michigan majoring in broadcast journalism and minoring in theater. Lauck was previously was a host for NewsBreak and helped to crew NewsVision. Along with currently being an executive producer for NewsBreak, she also serves as assignment editor for UMTV. Outside of journalism, Lauck is also on the University of Miami’s mock trial team.

Tyler Walsh
Executive Producer

 Tyler Walsh is a sophomore double majoring in broadcast journalism and psychology from Boston, Mass. Last year for UMTV, he worked on NewsBreak and NewsVision as an anchor and associate producer. He also worked as a camera operator on SportsDesk. Along with being an Executive Producer for NewsBreak this year, he is UMTV’s Outreach Coordinator. He is a die-hard Patriots fan, loves movies, and enjoys competitive reality TV.