Alec Schaffer

Membership Production Intern

NPR has always been a part of my life as a trusted news source and an informative companion helping me to pass the time. I am excited to be a member of the WPR team this fall. I am a UW senior in sociology but thankful for the opportunity to learn the ropes of radio and public media. 

StoryCorps

Roommates and coworkers, Jeremy Noel (40) and Joseph (Joey) Langlinais (32), reflect on how moving to Jackson, WY helped them to recover from addiction. Jeremy and Joey talk about addiction, the healing power of the nature in Jackson, the power of the solar eclipse, rebirth, what brought them to Jackson, and where they plan to go from here. This feature was played at the StoryCorps Listening Event on June 21st, 2018.