David Cowan to be Honored at UnCommon Law’s 4th Annual UnCommon Heroes Event

By Mount Tamalpais College | September 29, 2019

Operations Manager and Director of Bonafide David Cowan will be honored at UnCommon Law’s 4th Annual UnCommon Heroes event on November 13. Since his release from San Quentin eight years ago, David has been committed to fostering opportunities for formerly incarcerated people and building networks of support. We are so proud of David’s work and excited to honor him in November! Tickets are available here.


News: Today, ED is announcing new efforts to expand access to higher education in prison for justice-involved individuals. [🧵 1/6 ] https://blog.ed.gov/2021/07/new-efforts-to-increase-access-to-pell-grants-for-incarcerated-students/

"He's practicing out on the yard at San Quentin, and Pat and Antwan have voices from the yard swirling around the saxophone in the mix. It immediately conjures the place, and the talents and hopes of the guys in there." https://buff.ly/2OzPBxy (2/2)

This fall, I am co-teaching a course on Linguistics and Language to incarcerated people at Mount Tam College at San Quentin Prison. I am so honored!

We can't use any technology, so if you have any resources you can share, please do! The course will be socio-heavy. RTing helps 🙃