AASCU Graduates: The Difference We Make

Dan Patterson

Dan Patterson

Graduation Year: 2002
Degree Earned: Bachelor’s of Science in Telecommunications and Speech
Institution: Black Hills State University

Dan Patterson currently works as a reporter for Gawker Media covering the United Nations with an emphasis on digital security and migrant smuggling. He received the Donald Robinson Award for Investigate Journalism from The American Society of Journalists and Authors. In his winning article, “Angels of Death” published on Contently.org, Dan dug into the manipulative and lucrative world of gun smuggling. Dan’s career spans from coast-to-coast and overseas having worked for Warner Bros., Capitol Records, ABC News Radio, Duhamel Broadcasting.