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Live from New York… a UVA Alumna’s Experience with Live Television

After trying (and failing) to win tickets to Saturday Night Live for 6 years in a row, I was thrilled to learn in mid-September that I scored two tickets to the October 4th show starring Sarah Silverman. My husband Justin and I made plans to make the drive from Charlottesville and stay overnight first in…

Sam Ezersky (ENGR ’17), Future Puzzle Master: Emma Rathbone

New York Times puzzlemaster Will Shortz (Law ’77) calls second-year Sam Ezerskey’s (ENGR ’17) crosswords “fresh” and “interesting.” It was in March of 2012 when Ezersky, then 17, had his first crossword puzzle published int the Los Angeles Times. “My first puzzle being accepted was just insane to me,” he says. “I’d never really told too…

Creative Connections: David Infante (CLAS ’10) Senior Writer at Thrillist

How has web content as a marketing tool changed the publishing industry? How can an alum begin to construct their digital brand? Find out from David Infante (CLAS ’10), Senior Writer at Thrillist as he sits in the Creative Connections hot seat. Questions for David: 1) What makes great web content and what’s a day…