Ben Levine

43 Pratt St. 770-9528 Allston, MA 02134 levineb@bu.edu Experience Nashua Telegraph Hudson, NH Sports Writer 09/06-05/09 • Wrote high school sports game recaps and articles • Answered phones, interacted with coaches. • Developed writing, communication, organizational, time utilization skills. NESN.com Watertown, MA Intern/New Media Team 05/11 – 09/11 • Posted interesting and notable stories • Wrote Opinion Pieces • Posted AP Content • Edited and published videos/photos ESPN America London, England Research Assistant 09/11 – 12/11 • Analyzed ratings for ESPN, ESPN America, ESPN Classic in Europe • Assisted in determining programming for channels • Research to determine which programming appealed to certain demographics WTBU University Softball Play-by-Play/Beat Reporter present • • Commentated radio broadcasts of BU’s Softball Team Wrote timely game stories/daily articles Boston 2009603-

WBZ-TV Watertown, MA Newsroom Intern 06/12-08/12 • Applied lessons learned in class to real life newsroom • Traveled with reporters for location shots Mix 104.1- Karson and Kennedy MA Show Assistant • Updated blog daily with fresh stories • Edited audio clips for archiving • Answered fan calls BUTV10: Terrier Nation University Anchor, Reporter Watertown, 05/12-09/12

Boston 2009-present

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Produced, wrote own packages Edited highlights, anchored show Learned how a news program works. Developed ability to work in a high-stress environment.

Education Boston University College of Communication Boston, MA Bachelor of Science in Journalism Expected May 2013 Concentration in Broadcast Journalism, English Current GPA: 3.12/4.00 Related Course Work • TV Newsroom, Sports Broadcasting, Beat Reporting, Enterprise Reporting, Reporting w/ Video and Audio, History of Journalism, Media Law & Ethics Skills PC and Mac, Microsoft Office, Avid, Final Cut Pro, After Effects/Photoshop, Wordpress, AP ENPS

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