Twenty-five of the students served their intern assignments in or around Sochi. The remaining nine were based at the NBC Sports broadcast and production facility in Stamford, Connecticut. Intern duties ranged from overseeing specific events to working in the Highlights Factory
, through which the network developed, packaged, and distributed coverage through multiple media platforms.
“The energy and the magnitude of every moment is unmatched by anything else in the world,” said Jeffrey Dirdack ’15, a television-radio major
who worked in the International Broadcast Center. “I’ll never forget my time in Sochi.”