The Independent Florida Alligator, the student newspaper at the University of Florida, started the #SaveStudentNewsrooms awareness campaign to highlight threats and challenges being faced by student journalists and publications at the nation's colleges and universities.
The Independent Florida Alligator, the student newspaper at the University of Florida, started the #SaveStudentNewsrooms awareness campaign to highlight threats and challenges being faced by student journalists and publications at the nation's colleges and universities. Arden Barnes Kentucky Kernel
The Independent Florida Alligator, the student newspaper at the University of Florida, started the #SaveStudentNewsrooms awareness campaign to highlight threats and challenges being faced by student journalists and publications at the nation's colleges and universities. Arden Barnes Kentucky Kernel

Student newspapers in Kentucky are in crisis. We need them now more than ever.

April 27, 2018 08:25 AM

About Tom Eblen

Tom Eblen

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.