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Yari Tapia

Yari Tapia, News Editor

Yari is a senior at NIU, majoring in English with minor in history.

Yari began her time at The Northern Star as a news reporter in Fall 2020, becoming assistant news editor the following spring. Yari took over to opinion during Summer 2021.

One of her goals as News Editor is to improve diversity in the sections content and across the Northern Star. Being more inclusive towards people of different cultures is important to Yari.

In January, Yari started taking piano lessons as an adult without any musical background. Now she's wanting to take up a sport, hopefully, a martial art. Reach out to Yari to have a discussion.

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