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Unpaid Interns

IU Sports Media Studios presents Unpaid Interns, a thrice-weekly sports and entertainment podcast. Our student hosts bring you interviews and conversation from across the sports world, featuring athletes, coaches, and media experts. Be sure to follow @iusportsmedia on Twitter and YouTube for the latest updates and episodes.

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IU Sports Media Studios presents Unpaid Interns, a thrice-weekly sports and entertainment podcast. Our student hosts bring you interviews and conversation from across the sports world, featuring athletes, coaches, and media experts. Be sure to follow @iusportsmedia on Twitter and YouTube for the latest updates and episodes.

107. Sam Levitt (Amarillo Sod Poddles)

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The play-by-play voice of the Double A Amarillo Sod Poodles Sam Levitt joins "Unpaid Interns" to discuss minor league baseball and sports broadcasting.

Mar 03 2021

39mins

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106. Dave Flemming (San Francisco Giants/ESPN Broadcaster)

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Dave Flemming play-by-play broadcaster for the San Francisco Giants and ESPN college basketball, football and Major League Baseball joins "Unpaid Interns." Dave discusses his career, impressions of the college basketball season, broadcasting during a pandemic and his favorite Greek mythology.

Watch this episode and all "Unpaid Interns" episodes on the IU Sports Media YouTube page: https://youtu.be/-quy3Lk80yI

Mar 01 2021

42mins

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105. Eamonn Brennan (The Athletic)

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March is almost here and The Athletic's college basketball reporter Eamonn Brennan joins "Unpaid Interns" to talk everything college hoops including the year's demise of the blue bloods, the state of IU basketball and his expectations for the NCAA Tournament.

Watch this episode and all "Unpaid Interns" episodes on the IU Sports Media YouTube page: https://youtu.be/6VBNjxt40aA

Feb 26 2021

44mins

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104. Paola Boivin (Cronkite School)

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Paola Boivin a current professor at the Walter Cronkite Journalism School at Arizona State, College Football Playoff selection committee member and former longtime sports reporter and columnist for the Arizona Republic joins "Unpaid Interns." Paola discuss her career including the challenges of being a female journalist, her experience on the College Football Playoff committee and how to craft a strong feature story.

Watch this episode and all "Unpaid Interns" episodes on the IU Sports Media YouTube page: https://youtu.be/igPjDoppjq4

Feb 24 2021

32mins

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103. Dylan Wallace (Sports Illustrated Indiana)

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Dylan Wallace of Sports Illustrated Indiana joins "Unpaid Interns" to talk all things Indiana Athletics including IU women's basketball, volleyball and the overall state of the athletic department.

Watch this episode and all "Unpaid Interns" episodes on the IU Sports Media YouTube page: https://youtu.be/IPt2PO5Mkkk

Feb 22 2021

43mins

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102. Todd Yeagley (Indiana Men's Soccer Head Coach)

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Indiana men's soccer head coach Todd Yeagley joins "Unpaid Interns" to discuss his Hoosiers team ahead of their season opener on Friday. Yeagley touches on how he hopes his preseason top 10 team can improve from last season, the challenges of training during a pandemic and the IU men's soccer documentary "Worth the Wait."

Watch this episode and all "Unpaid Interns" episodes on the IU Sports Media YouTube page: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_RUsEK3X4RU

Feb 17 2021

31mins

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101. Tyler Tachman (Inside the Hall)

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Inside the Hall writer and reporter Tyler Tachman joins "Unpaid Interns" to discuss Indiana Men's Basketball, the Hoosiers' NCAA Tournament chances and the importance of mothers.

Watch this episode and all "Unpaid Interns" episodes on the IU Sports Media YouTube channel: https://youtu.be/8OtrJ1N9p18

Feb 15 2021

33mins

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100. Erwin van Bennekom (Indiana Women's Soccer Head Coach)

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Indiana women's soccer head coach Erwin van Bennekom joins "Unpaid Interns" to discuss the Hoosiers' upcoming spring season.

Watch this episode and all "Unpaid Interns" episodes on the IU Sports Media YouTube page: https://youtu.be/YYJIsdg-5Gk

Feb 12 2021

32mins

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99. Zak Keefer (The Athletic)

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NFL and Indianapolis Colts reporter for The Athletic, Zak Keefer joins the show to look back at the completed NFL season, preview an intriguing offseason and discuss the current challenges for sports journalism.

Watch this episode and all "Unpaid Interns" episodes on the IU Sports Media YouTube page: https://youtu.be/M7ZIC3bZO0c

Feb 10 2021

26mins

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98. Jeremy Gray (IU Athletics)

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Indiana Athletics' Associate Athletic Director for Strategic Communications Jeremy Gray joins the show to discuss the IU Athletic Department and their behind the scenes social media and marketing.

Watch this episode and all "Unpaid Interns" on the IU Sports Media YouTube page: https://youtu.be/XXVtDotpOJE

Feb 08 2021

33mins

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97. Nathan Vickers (KCTV5 News)

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Super Bowl Sunday is almost here! Nathan Vickers of KCTV5 in Kansas City joins "Unpaid Interns" to talk about the Chiefs and Kansas City as they prepare to take on the Bucs in the Super Bowl. Plus he shares some broadcasting advice, his suggestion for a Kansas City food spread and more!

Watch this episode and all "Unpaid Interns" episodes on the IU Sports Media YouTube page: https://youtu.be/ivChSWkzKHs

Feb 04 2021

29mins

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96. Best of "Unpaid Interns"

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Griffin guides you through some of the best stories, sounds, moments and guests from "Unpaid Interns" over the last three and a half months of the podcast.

Watch this episode and all "Unpaid Interns" episodes on the IU Sports Media YouTube page: https://youtu.be/8lCVQAW682M

Feb 01 2021

26mins

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95. David Sugarman (BEK Sports- Alumni Week)

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David Sugarman joins an "Unpaid Interns" alumni week episode to talk about his current job as a play-by-play broadcaster with BEK Sports in North Dakota and share some IU memories and advice for broadcasters.

Watch this episode and all "Unpaid Interns" episodes on the IU Sports Media YouTube channel: https://youtu.be/YB04Ac1Mlr0

Jan 29 2021

36mins

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94. Mary Kate Hamilton (CBS7 Sports- Alumni Week)

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On the next episode of "Unpaid Interns" alumni week Mary Kate Hamilton joins the show. Mary Kate chats about her current job as a sports reporter for CBS7 in Odessa, Texas and some IU memories.

Jan 27 2021

34mins

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93. Michael Tilka (KWQC TV6 News- Alumni Week)

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On the first episode of almuni week highlighting recent alumni of the IU Sports Media program Michael Tilka of KWQC TV6 News in Davenport, Iowa joins the show. Michael talks about his current job, the importance of mental health in the media industry and shares some IU stories!

Watch this episode and all "Unpaid Interns" episodes on the IU Sports Media YouTube page: https://youtu.be/yxSDxf-AVSA

Jan 25 2021

34mins

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92. Jack Grossman (ESPN Louisville)

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Jack Grossman of ESPN Louisville and college basketball expert joins the show to talk all things college hoops.

Watch today's show and all "Unpaid Interns" episodes on the IU Sports Media YouTube page: https://youtu.be/zBubVjYWPw8

Jan 22 2021

31mins

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91. Jeremy Price (Bloomington Herald-Times)

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Indiana women's basketball beat reporter for the Bloomington Herald-Times Jeremy Price joins "Unpaid Interns" to discuss the Hoosiers' season.

Watch today's episode and all "Unpaid Interns" episodes on the IU Sports Media YouTube page: https://youtu.be/0PLlyDwMrLM

Jan 20 2021

28mins

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90. Steve Aird (Indiana Volleyball Head Coach)

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Indiana volleyball head coach Steve Aird joins the show to discuss his Hoosiers as they prepare to start thier season on Friday.

Watch today's episode and all "Unpaid Interns" episodes on the IU Sports Media YouTube page: https://youtu.be/D3jsGCxXeSo

Jan 18 2021

28mins

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89. Lindsay Jones (The Athletic NFL)

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Senior Writer at The Athletic NFL Lindsay Jones joins the show to preview the NFL Divisional Round Playoffs.

Watch this episode and all "Unpaid Interns" episodes on the IU Sports Media YouTube page: https://youtu.be/V-YrRQPt1Dg

Jan 15 2021

37mins

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88. Dustin Dopirak (The Daily Hoosier)

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Dustin Dopirak of The Daily Hoosier and former reporter for The Athletic joins the show to discuss IU men's basketball ahead of thier rivalry showdown with Purdue.

Jan 13 2021

37mins

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