Alec Cowan


University: University of Oregon
Graduation Year: 2018
Major: English
Hometown: Grand Junction, Colorado
Intern Organization: KLCC
Position: News Intern

Alec Cowan is senior studying English and Philosophy at the University of Oregon. He is the podcast editor for the Daily Emerald and is also a radio fellow with the UNESCO Crossings Institute for Conflict-Sensitive Reporting and Intercultural Dialogue. He is the producer for a podcast series from the Lundquist School of Business at the University of Oregon titled “1O1”, centered around teaching basic principles from college business school classrooms. He is also an intern and works as an archivist for the UO English Department as a part of their English History Project. His work has appeared in Ethos Magazine and Alec was a selected participant for the 2018 World Press Freedom Day Youth Newsroom. Alec enjoys watching “Philosophy of…” YouTube videos and buying books he doesn’t read in his spare time.


2018 Snowden Intern