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Students at UO run businesses providing products and services ranging from swimwear to photography. Arts and Culture reporter Nika Bartoo-Smith reflects on the reporting process and dives into what goes into writing profiles.

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Nika Bartoo-Smith.


"How It's Reported" is a series from the Emerald Podcast Network designed to illuminate how journalists report on the latest news, build trust between news outlets and audiences and promote informed and engaged listeners, which are vital to a healthy democracy.

This podcast was produced by podcast desk editor Jamie Diep and edited by podcast producer Kate Reynolds. Graphic: Kelly Kondo/Emerald. Music is "A Fist Full of Organs" by Evan DuPell (@evan-dupell).