Linda Lowen

  • Former radio and television broadcast journalist
  • Recipient of the Exceptional Merit in Media Award (EMMA) from the National Women's Political CaucusĀ 
  • Has been featured on ABC's "Good Morning America" and NPR's "Talk of the Nation"

Experience

Linda Lowen is a recipient of the Exceptional Merit in Media Award (EMMA) from the National Women's Political Caucus for her article on gender-biased media coverage of 2008 vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin. She was also honored twice by Women in Communications with the Clarion Award for Best Women's Issues Programming.

During her career as a broadcast journalist, Lowen created, produced, and hosted women's issues radio and television programs for NPR and PBS station affiliates including the award-winning talk show "Women's Voices." Lowen is a member of the Women's Media Center Progressive Women's Voices program and the National Cancer Survivor's Day Speaker's Bureau. She also wrote nearly 100 articles over the course of five years for ThoughtCo.

Education

Linda Lowen attended Wells College and graduated summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa with a Bachelor of Arts in English. Her undergraduate studies included coursework in communications and broadcasting at Cornell University and graduate studies in communications design at Syracuse University.

Awards

Linda Lowen:

  • Is a recipient of the Exceptional Merit in Media Award (EMMA) from the National Women's Political Caucus
  • Has beenĀ honored twice by Women in Communications with the Clarion Award for Best Women's Issues Programming

ThoughtCo and Dotdash

ThoughtCo is a premier reference site focusing on expert-created education content. We are one of the top-10 information sites in the world as rated by comScore, a leading Internet measurement company. Every month, more than 13 million readers seek answers to their questions on ThoughtCo.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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