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Benjamin Wendorf | Elance
 
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Benjamin Wendorf

Sportswriter, The Hockey News
   United States
  |   Emerald Lake Hills, CA
  |  9:09 pm Local Time

Overview

A historian by training, I have been writing about sports and sports analytics for six years, first as a writer and editor at Gabriel Desjardins' Behind the Net blog, then in the same position for SB Nation. In late 2014, I started as a writer at The Hockey News, and have contributed pieces for both their online and print publications. My writing has been published by The Hockey News and The Chicago Tribune, and hosted or promoted by NHL.com, The National Post, NBC's Pro Hockey Talk, The Wall Street Journal, and Yahoo.com's Puck Daddy blog,...

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Authored the article, as well as researched the data and created the charts in the piece.
Authored the article, as well as researched the data used in the piece.
Authored the article, as well as researched the data and created the charts in the piece.
Researched and wrote a book chapter titled "Vodou in North America: Healing One...

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Sports Analytics
Sports History
Data Visualization
Archival Research
Sportswriting
Social Media

Employment

The Hockey News
Writer, Print & Online
2014 - Present
Research and compose articles and data visualization (graphs, tables) for online and print publications of The Hockey News.
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Lecturer, Africology (African Studies)
2012 - 2014
Developed lesson plans and lectured for a survey course in the Department of Africology (African Studies) at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Lessons included multimedia presentations,...
Sports Blog Nation
Site Manager, Arctic Ice Hockey
2010 - 2012
Also manager at its previous iteration, Behind the Net, I edited, planned, and composed content for the Sports Blog Nation site Arctic Ice Hockey. Oversaw a tenfold increase in traffic during my...
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Teaching Assistant, History & Africology
2008 - 2012
Planned and delivered lessons as a required supplement to survey course in the History and Africology departments at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Tasks included multimedia presentation...

Education

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Master's in History
2007 - 2010
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
Bachelor's in History & English
2002 - 2007
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National Hockey League
Major League Baseball
Major League Soccer
National Football League
National Basketball Association
Sports Analytics
Data Visualization
Sportswriting
Sports History
Journalism
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