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Name: Ben Platt

Hometown: Chevy Chase, Maryland

School(s): University of Chicago, Alum '08. Major: Classics, English

NPR Internship: Digital Media

About Him:

One day Ben will own a farm on Mars where he will happily till the Martian soil and speak only in ancient Greek to his soul mate Laika.

  • Click HERE for Ben's Intern Edition story about oyster shucking









    NPR Intern Edition, Fall 2008