John Curley Center for Sports Journalism

Women's World Cup, 2023

Nine Bellisario College students provided three dozen stories and dozens of photos for The Associated Press from four cities in New Zealand during 15 days of work covering the opening round of Women's World Cup.

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I saw history begin made in front of my eyes. My photos helped immortalize some of those moments."

Rafaela Pontes

Student Testimonial Story LINK

Alyssa Rubin
Ellen McIntyre
Matthew Gelhard
Juan Mendez and Luke Vargas

Samples of Student Work

Students wrote nearly three dozen stories and filed hundreds of photos for use by The Associated Press during their time in New Zealand. Here is a small sampling of their work: 

Luke Vargas, press box
Rafeala Pontes