About the Administrator

Oscar Rzodkiewicz

Oscar Rzodkiewicz is a 20-year-old student journalist in his sophomore year at Eastern Illinois University, majoring in journalism with a concentration in sports media relations.

He began writing stories online around the eighth grade when he created a free online sports blog, Beat from the Burgh, as well as multiple others, such as Coast to Coast Sports, before joining an established publication.

IMG_9672Born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Rzodkiewicz wrote for The North Star, a high school newspaper, and produced content while anchoring for NATV at North Allegheny Senior High School in 2016 and 2017.

In late 2017, Rzodkiewicz enrolled at Sacramento State University in California, majoring in journalism and, in early 2018, began working with The State Hornet, a student-based media outlet as a staff writer.

In 2018, he transferred to Eastern Illinois University, and works for the Daily Eastern News, a student-run daily newspaper, as a golf and men’s soccer beat writer, and WEIU, a news broadcast run through the university. He can be contacted at oscarrzod@yahoo.com or on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/oscarrzodkiewicz/.