Associate editor, UIC News
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Christy Levy, formerly Christy Blandford, received her bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where she was a reporter for the Daily Illini student newspaper.
Before joining UIC News in 2007, she was copy editor and page designer for the Northwest Herald and a reporter for Lakeland Media’s 11 community newspapers in the northern suburb. Levy was an intern at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel in Milwaukee, Wis., and the Erie Times-News in Erie, Pa.