Join us for a conversation on sports media with Portland Trail Blazers sideline reporter and WSU alumna Brooke Olzendam. Enjoy refreshments as she shares her journey as a journalist, perspectives on the changing field of journalism and the obligations of sports reporting as a form of cultural and societal representation.
Olzendam, a graduate of the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication, is the sideline reporter and host for Portland Trail Blazers telecasts. She’s made a career of sideline reporting for football, baseball and basketball. Olzendam has worked for a number of organizations including Pac-12 Network, the Pacers, CBS College Sports Network, Comcast SportsNet Northwest and the UCLA Bruins.
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