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Austin Schindel

Freelance Writer & Article Writer

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Location:Washington, DC, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/austinschindel
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AUSTIN M. SCHINDEL
17 Cambridge Court
Manalapan, NJ 07726
E-mail: austinmschindel@gmail.com
Phone: 732-492-8283

The George Washington University, Washington, DC Expected Graduation Date: May 2012
Elliot School of International Affairs
- Major: International Affairs
- Concentration: Conflict and Security
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
- Minor: History, Journalism

EXPERIENCE

Bleacher Report Writer - Pop Culture Featured Columnist 11/09 - Present
• Responsible for writing online blog articles, ranging from basketball, baseball, and football
• Designated articles with specific topics and deadlines that need to be met in timely fashion

Washington Nationals Media Relations – Intern Washington, DC 06/10 – 08/10
• Worked closely with the media staff, by providing the teams, broadcasters, and writers with daily game materials
• Assisted with pre and post game notes, distributed daily press passes, and helped around the stadium wherever needed

Greater Washington Sports Alliance – Intern Washington, DC 01/10 – 05/10
• Facilitated in proposals for programming in the Washington D.C. area including the National Marathon
• Responsible for compiling contact lists and reaching out to local community members in order to raise awareness about events

Congressman Scott Garrett (R-NJ) – Intern Washington, DC 01/09 – 05/09
• Attended briefings, compiled legislation for the congressman, and preformed clerical work for the staffers
• Assisted in day to day operations including preparing tours and inserting constituent information into the office’s database

Monmouth County Republican Center – Volunteer Freehold, NJ 11/07 – 2/08
• Participated in door to door campaigning and making phone calls to local voters and volunteers
• Attended town functions with local politicians to help campaign

EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

The George Washington University Television
• Participate in a cross fire sports debate show called “Unstoppable” (10 episodes)
• Organized and facilitated in structuring debates as well as helping produce episodes
The George Washington University Radio 02/09 - Present
• Host a weekly two hour sports talk radio program
• Created debates and talking segments relevant to contemporary sports issues
Brother; Alpha Epsilon Pi Fraternity 2008- Present
• House Manager (Fall 2009 – Spring 2010)
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