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Jane Hirt
Worked at Chicago Tribune
Attended University of Nebraska–Lincoln
Lives in Chicago
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Jane Hirt, Chicagoan.
Introduction
Jane Hirt lives in Chicago, but grew up in Nebraska, first in tiny Wayne and then Lincoln. She graduated from Lincoln Southeast and then the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She's spent her entire career in journalism--all of it at the Chicago Tribune, with a side trip to RedEye.
Bragging rights
Jane Hirt: Has a green thumb, darling nephews and has traveled a lot.
Education
  • University of Nebraska–Lincoln
    bachelor's of journalism, 1985 - 1989
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Gender
Female
Relationship
Married
Other names
Mrs. Poppers
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Occupation
Journalist/consultant
Employment
  • Chicago Tribune
    managing editor, 2008 - 2015
  • RedEye
    editor, 2002 - 2008
  • Chicago Tribune
    national/foreign news editor, 2000 - 2002
  • Chicago Tribune
    copy editor/copy desk chief, 1990 - 2000
  • Daily Nebraskan
    managing editor, 1986 - 1989
  • Dairy Queen
    Ice cream cone/dilly bar maker, 1983 - 1983
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Currently
Chicago
Previously
Lincoln, Ne - orlando, fla
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773-991-4464
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