Episode 95

The City: Off-Campus Episode 95: Host of Hawkeye Sports Laura VandeBerg


December 22nd, 2021

50 mins 2 secs

Season 2

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About this Episode

On Episode 95, Sam and Jack are joined by Iowa alum and current host of Hawkeye Sports Laura VandeBerg. Laura gives us a behind-the-scenes look at how she got her start with broadcast journalism, what inspired her to work in this industry and some of her learning experiences at the start of her career. We talk about her very young and early introduction to her career, how Laura gets prepared for a gameday or interview with various coaches or athletes and what her most enjoyable moments of the job are. We wrap the show up by talking about Laura's podcast, "Bleav in Iowa Football" which she co-hosts with her husband and former Hawkeye wide receiver Matt VandeBerg as well as uniqye challenges presented from a new born.