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Journalism Student on Assignment with Roger Daltrey

Journalism major Chris Sommerfeldt ’16 photographed interviewing the rock legend.

While freelancing for the New York Daily News, journalism major Chris Sommerfeldt ’16  was on assignment to cover Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey of the legendary rock band The Who. 

Sommerfeldt is pictured above as he interviews Roger Daltrey when he and Pete Townshend opened a new teen cancer space in New York, the new Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Teen and Young Adult (TYA) space, The Lounge on Friday, March 18, 2016 in Manhattan, New York. Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend were there with representatives of Teen Cancer America, the nonprofit organization he co-founded to develop specialized facilities for teens and young adults with cancer.  (Robert Sabo/New York Daily News) 

Read his story here.

The photographer for the Daily News, Robert Sabo, is a lecturer in the journalism program here at Purchase.