Are you a Harry Potter fan? If so, did you know you could play your favorite movie’s fictional sport at college? The SUNY New Paltz Quidditch club brings the beloved fictional sport to life on campus, all while upholding the values the Harry Potter series teaches: dedication, teamwork, loyalty and supportive friendship.
Listen below to hear what it’s like to be at a SUNY New Paltz Quidditch team practice.
You can listen to other stories in the Audio Postcard series, produced by Lisa Phillips’ Radio Journalism fall 2017 class at SUNY New Paltz.
Emily King captures the creative and supportive vibe of the Open Mic at Cafeteria.
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